• Software Engineer, Senior – Test & QA

    Job Location(s) US-OR-Newberg
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/29/2018 1:07 PM)
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  • Overview

    We are searching for someone both meticulous and passionate to help ensure the quality of our software platform. You will join a successful agile team responsible for developing and maintaining software used for world class dental equipment platforms. As a member of our team, you will partner with other members of the software engineering group to develop scalable tools and infrastructure that will ensure high quality software releases. Your mission is to identify weaknesses before they manifest in system-wide failures.


    • Responsible for creating thorough and well-structured test plans for software with detailed scenarios. Estimate, prioritize, plan, and coordinate testing activities concurrently with an Agile development team.
    • Design, enhance, and execute automated acceptance tests. Perform thorough regression testing of impacted scenarios when defects are resolved.
    • Independently applies knowledge of software engineering principles to successfully interact with software development peers.
    • Stay current on new testing tools and test strategies; develop new and varied solutions to software problems within A-dec standards and contributes to the value of product design by studying competitive products, customer practices, and identifying customer needs.
    • Analyzes software issues to determine suitable solutions to prototypes, production, or field failures by establishing and coordinating design reviews with peers and project leads. Responsible for organizing data and preparing documentation for assigned reviews.
    • Responsible for development and completion of appropriate software documentation, working collaboratively others. Ensure documentation is complete, accurate, and properly maintained.
    • May direct the work of technicians and others who assist in projects.


    • Bachelor's in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or other science/engineering related field and at least two years of relevant, professional engineering experience in software quality assurance with increasing complexity or a comparable combination of coursework and experience.
    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in software development experience using C/C++, embedded C/C++ a bonus. Ability to understand code being developed by others such that you can develop effective methods to design and implement appropriate testing.
    • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
    • Hands-on experience with functional testing; fluency in writing clear, concise, comprehensive test plans and test scenarios. Experience with automated testing tools such as Hudson, Jenkins, Bamboo or equivalent.
    • Exceptional attention to detail.
    • Demonstrated aptitude for finding bugs and breaking software.
    • Experience developing with an Agile methodology such as XP, Scrum or Kanban is highly desirable. The ability to translate user stories into working test cases and test plans is a bonus
    • Proficient using version control as part of a disciplined software development process.
    • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment
    • Ability to interpret software requirements and apply object-oriented design methodologies.
    • Understanding of hardware/software integration techniques and software configuration management (CM) tools.
    • Excellent written/oral communication skills with a proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team environment while following established procedures.

    Desired Skills:

    • Experience with CAN Bus, Ethernet, USB, SPI, I2C interfaces
    • Experience working with real-time operating systems (RTOS)
    • Experience with Embedded Linux development
      • Plus: Experience developing on a Yocto Linux-based platform
    • Experience with user interface development in C/C++
    • Experience with applications for Single Board computers, either commercial or custom
      • Plus: ARM based SBC BSP and Linux development
    • Use of requirements management tools and systems
      • Plus: Use of Jama
    • Experience in regulated software environments
      • Plus: Previous exposure to IEC 62304
    • Practical experience with Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket)
    • Understanding of makefiles, cmake, or qmake

    Drug Screen and Background Check required.

    A-dec is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. In addition, A-dec will not discriminate against applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another. *VEVRAA Federal Contractor


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