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Silicon labs is looking for a software (sw) developer in test to plan, develop, debug and automate test scripts to improve the overall quality of the system, drivers, rtos and the mcu-sdkThis layer abstracts control of mcu peripherals and rtos functionality from the networking stacks above it to improve usability and allow for quicker adoption of each stack protocolSince all of the silicon labs wireless protocols utilize these drivers and or rtos, this product provides the foundation of all products utilizing silicon labs gecko sdk sw productMost of our customers are focused on building internet of things (iot) products (smart homes, smart metering, smart cities)You will be the primary sw developer in test responsible for providing test coverage on each driver and rtos features as well as maintaining build-to-build quality and consistencyThe ideal candidate has experience with testing mcu drivers and rtos and or bare metal systemsYou will frequently interact with the sw development team based in montreal, oslo and other sqa groups globallyIn addition, the ideal candidate shall be proficient in c, java, and pythonWe are looking for creative, flexible, pragmatic, and skilled individuals with superb communications skills and a love of problem-solving in a fast-paced team environment.
How the sqa team works
The silicon labs sqa team is a tight group of software professionals, with a broad understanding of continuous integration testing initiatives in wireless networks and a passion for innovation, quality, and providing business value through technologyWe care about the business we support and take pride in the technology services we deliver and go the extra mile to `do the right thing` for silicon labs and its customers.
The iot software quality assurance (sqa) team at silicon labs which is spread across several different geographical locations, focuses on improving the overall quality of the silicon labs gecko sdk productThe gecko sdk products contain all the wireless (bluetooth low energy (ble), bluetooth mesh, zigbee, openthread, wi-sun, z-wave, and proprietary protocols) and 32-bit microcontroller (mcu) software required to build end products for the internet of things (iot) market.
Silicon lab’s sqa team works closely with the software (sw) development teams to ensure a deep understanding of the product, features and system functionality.
Silicon lab’s sqa team utilize an internal test framework to automate all tests for repeatability and stability along with providing detailed test reports on each build of the product to provide our customers with quality assurance.
The sqa team has decades of experience in providing high quality embedded sw products to our customers which include the largest names in the industry.
Challenges you will solve:
Design and execute functional, negative, performance, and stress tests for silicon lab’s embedded wireless and mcu products.
Work closely with the development team(s) to debug problems found during the test cycle
Develop automation tests so they can be run regularly as part of a continuous integration infrastructure
Assist in resolving customer issues by working closely with the customer support team to answer and reproduce customer-related issues
Emulates customer environments by working closely with the sales team and field application engineers in supporting customer’s needs and debugging customer’s problems
Build, manage, and maintain a distributed test network
Simplification and automation of product deployments and platform changes
Productivity increase of the team through identifying opportunities to automate and script daily tasks and eliminate waste in existing processes
Technologies we use:
Java, junit, python, jenkins, docker, cloud based computing, sql database, windows, linux, shell, bash, git
Implement test cases based on test plans.
Investigate test results in continuous integration systems.
Write custom embedded applications.
2+ years of work experience or master degree +1 years experience as an sw developer or sw developer in test
Experience in bare metal environments
Experience in low-level drivers (spi, uart, i2c, etc.)
Experience with c, java, and scripting languages such as perl or python.
Experience in rtos systems (uc os, freertos, etc.)
Communicate well and work well in a small cross-functional team
Conversation fluency in english.
We consider the following experience as a plus
Intern experience as an sw developer or sw developer in test
Experience with continuous integration techniques, jenkins experience is preferred.
Bachelor degree in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering or related field.
Benefits & perks
Not only will you be joining a highly skilled and tight-knit team where every engineer makes a significant impact on the product; we also strive for good work/life balance and to make our environment welcoming and fun.
Equity rewards (rsus)
Pf and nps
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our companyWe do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability statusExciting? we think so!! if you do too, come talk with us!
Posted 30+ days ago