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Software Test Engineer 4 | Shared Platform_D&E PI | 139147-1 | SEA

Seattle, WA USA


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Purpose of the Team
• Building equipment used in the manufacturing process.
• Test and validation in the Hololens program. Board level wireless calibration and tests. (Wifi/Bluetooth/GPS) sub-systems. Device Calibration and set-up for verification and occasionally 3rd party efforts have their test sets working correctly. Test automation for those systems. (setting up bench to de-bug to calibrate wifi/gps/Bluetooth) measurements and test systems. Typical EE (Electrical Engineer) role for grounding in RF in wireless systems. With Software Engineering experience
Key projects
• Test automation for those systems. (setting up bench to de-bug to calibrate wifi/gps/Bluetooth) measurements and test systems. Typical EE (Electrical Engineer) role for grounding in RF in wireless systems
• Typical task breakdown and operating rhythm –
• Working with the RF Engineering team to ensure devices are calibrated and work with Software Engineers that are developing the test automation.
• Really sits in-between the RF Engineers and the hardcore EE’s

Compelling Story & Candidate Value Proposition
• What makes this role interesting? – High Visibility/Impact Role
• Unique Selling Points – High Visibility/Impact Role

Candidate Requirements
• Years of Experience Required – 5+ Years of Experience (Really needs to just have the must have hard skills)
• Degrees or certifications required – Masters level EE (Electrical Engineering) is a NICE TO HAVE
• Disqualifiers – N/A; Having a RF Engineering or Wireless focus (is A must have)
• Best vs. Average –
• Qualcomm and BLE chipsets, with prior experience with QSPR and / or IQFact test packages. This would be for Wifi / BT / GPS testing. No immediate need for cellular. BT5
• Lite Point or Rhoade and Schwartz Hardware Experience
• Performance Indicators –
• Fast-Paced environment with multiple test systems/releases.
• Releasing code every 6 weeks

Top 3 Hard Skills Required + Years of Experience
1. 5+ Years of Experience Wifi/BT/Signal measurements (what’s actually measured with the equipment)
2. 5+ Years of Experience L1-L5, Electrical signal loss, S Parameters.
3. Basic Experience (3-4 Years of Experience) Python or PowerShell Scripting language experience (someone who can go through the set-up and make it something we can deploy).

“The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $60.75 to $67.50 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include; medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, and eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match.”

Client Description

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

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Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.