Description: Requaeroneed a Software Test Engineer immediately starts from Tue, 05 Feb 2013 12:25:22 GMT, this position will be placed in England.
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Software Test Engineer, Bristol
We are searching for a Software Test Engineer to test and debug software for wireless chips. This may be either embedded software running on the on-chip processors or associated software running on a host processor.
The candidate will take ownership of the software testing of a major aspect of a project and will be responsible for delivering the software test results on a timescale agreed with the group leader. Mentoring will provided from more experienced engineers. Tasks will be defined and the engineer is expected to work with moderate supervision.
In this role the candidate is expected to take significant ownership for WLAN PHY and Radio Control software including system level feature integration, debug and test. The candidate is expected to develop test strategies and test plans, troubleshoot/analyze problems and optimize system performance. The role may require understanding of the software/firmware design and implementation and, if needed, make contributions on development and debug.
The role will include but not be limited to:
Task definition and work breakdown including time estimation
Development of software test systems of major scale and complexity to agreed timescales;
Investigates software defects and suggest root cause to development engineers;
Delivery of high quality software test results in line with the departmentÃ¢ s processes;
Creation of relevant documentation following the departmentÃ¢ s processes;
Contribute towards the continuous development of the departmentÃ¢ s processes;
We are searching for a Software Test Engineer with the following profile:
Good and relevant academic background
Excellent proven experience of at least one scripting/programming language
Understanding of software test methodologies
Good understanding of Signal Processing and Communications
Understanding of PHY and DSP Firmware
Experience of testing commercial software
Good understanding of software test debug techniques
Air interface performance analysis, characterization, and optimization
Handling LAB Equipment and Real time Debug and Verification
Some experience of software development will be a plus
Capability to identify and debug interoperability issues with products of different vendors will be a plus
Good understanding of or interest in wireless communication protocols
Tue, 05 Feb 2013 12:25:22 GMT