Sr. Software Test Engineer, Infotainment in Irvine, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/11/2018

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Job Description

Job Title: Sr. Software Test Engineer

Job Location: Irvine, CA

Description: Responsible for the quality assurance of embedded software and applications.  Responsible for development of end to end test and vehicle Integration test plans, oversite of test case creation of both black box and white box testing, key metrics reporting and issue escalation.

Responsibilities

  • Assure quality software deliverables by establishing quality standards and validation methodologies.
  • Deliver quality software on vehicle program schedule from Agile development processes.
  • Establish and implement metrics for monitoring software quality during development.
  • Champion continuous improvement efforts and defect reduction initiatives.
  • Run Sprint acceptance testing and manage the bug backlog priorities.
  • Ensures all functional and non-functional requirements are covered by test cases and shown through traceability in a requirements management tool. 
  • Monitor performance and establish criteria and rating system for critical software vendors who deliver directly into our in-house software development teams for integration. 
  • Establish in-house testing procedures to assure that in-house software development teams are continually delivering high quality software that meets functional and performance specs.
  • Lead a team of QA engineers in both black box and white box testing.
  • Build and maintain technical competence and current best practices within the team.
  • Lead efforts towards establishing software standards, identification and/or developing test tools and other software quality related processes.
  • Builds scalable processes that can grow with the company including locations to various languages.

Qualification

  • At least 5 years' in a prior QA Management role, including management of multiple simultaneous quality teams.
  • Bachelor's Degree - Computer Science (Masters level preferred)
  • Proven track record of high quality software deliverables.
  • Understands and has implemented Software QA within Agile Development Teams.
  • Excellent ability to interact with internal clients and external vendors.
  • Expert in bug tracking systems, Jira preferred.

ADVANTAGE FOR CONSIDERATION:

  • Experience with requirements tracking tools, Polarion
  • Python experience is a plus
  • Experience with Continuous Testing Methodologies

VOLT is Equal Opportunity Employer