HID, Software Quality Engineer
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino),California,United States
+ Partnering with a development team to quickly learn a new application, break it into functional parts, and identify potential weaknesses
+ Understanding the context where an application will be deployed, providing insights to potential failures
+ Authoring detailed test plans that cover all functionality and edge cases of a system
+ Developing robust and repeatable automated testing solutions
+ Executing manual and automated test plans on a variety of hardware and software configurations
+ Crafting quality from an early stage by being involved through the entire project lifecycle
+ Documentation of test cases and code used for test execution
+ Tracking performance, reporting results to management, driving issues to closure
+ Collaborating with cross-functional teams, guaranteeing complete test coverage and a flawless end user experience.
+ Building creative new tools, fixtures, and methodologies to stress software features
AN EXCELLENT CANDIDATE WILL: - Have a passion for quality, enjoy the challenge of breaking things through creative testing - Thrive in uncertain, rapid project schedules, being able to quickly shift priorities and maximize testing time. - Strive to innovate and try new things, incorporating continuous improvement of testing methods Helpful/useful experience: - Cloud services and data processing - iOS Application development experience - UI/UX design or test experience - Experience writing and/or testing standalone software applications - Proficiency with Python - Test tool and automation development - Knowledge of Mac systems and MacOS/iOS or UNIX variant - Track record of shipping great consumer products - Continuous integration and scheduling systems
**Education & Experience**
BS or MS in CS/CPE/EE or related degree
+ 2+ years experience with software or application testing
+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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