Software Test Engineer - Infotainment in Phoenix, AZ at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 11/30/2019

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Job ID: 55455

Software Test Engineer - Infotainment - 55455

The energy at our company is contagious. We’re driven by our immense passion, as we constantly seek out challenges and identify new opportunities. We work hard to connect with our customers and earn their loyalty for life.  Bring your talent to our company – our opportunities for growth span the globe. We will give you the training and opportunities to unleash your ambition.

Job Description:

  • The position will be responsible for both creating test scripts for validating test cases as well creating traditional test cases from requirements. 
  • The engineer will work closely with requirements teams to understand functional and interface specifications, and with validation teams in the support of creation and execution of test plans. 
  • The engineer will need to be comfortable with Python and have knowledge of creating programmatic test scripts, with Rational RTC & RQM tools, as well as Telematics units and Automotive CAN tools and bus analyzers. 
  • We are looking for a technical expert, who is a self-starter with an innate aptitude for technology. 
  • The ideal candidate is a resilient confident technical professional/leader, who feels comfortable working in a team of professionals and has a lot of pride in their personal effectiveness and contributions. 
  • The ideal candidate has a can do attitude and believes that they can solve any problem given the time and resources.

Job Duties:

  • Software Requirements and Design analysis for integration and test purposes
  • Creating integration and test plans
  • Create test cases from requirements
  • Input of test cases and test results into formal test case database
  • Work closely with local requirement, development, and test teams
  • Creation and execution of automated test scripts
  • Interpret test case results and work with development to record and identify defects.
  • Ad hoc triage of system issues
  • Gather and interpret information from all component interfaces.
  • Create test scenarios to identify resource dependencies or conflicts
  • Work with Rational RTC & RQM

Skills Required:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills, ability to work with outside teams.
  • Highly adaptable and able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to read hardware design spec and configure hardware to spec.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Rational SW tool chain – DNG, RTC, RQM
  • Skills in scripting languages such as Perl, Python or Shell
  • Good working knowledge of Scrum/Agile software development process

Experience Required:

  • Minimum 5-7 years in software test applicable experience.
  • System test experience: including test generation, test script creation, automated and manual test execution, and logging of test results.
  • Familiar with Vehicle Infotainment and validation of Infotainment systems.

Experience Preferred:

  • Preferred experience with vehicle bus tools, preferably VehicleSpy or Vector tools
  • Preferred experience with automotive infotainment systems including infotainment validation and hardware configuration.

Education Required:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related degree. 

Education Preferred:

  • Advanced Degrees

Additional Information:
Preferred Work Schedule:  Monday - Friday
Physical Required:  No

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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