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Sr. Test Engineer (Firmware)

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Aquent is currently seeking a goal oriented candidate with a strong attention to detail for a Sr. Test Engineer for a long-term contract in Houston, TX.  Qualified candidate will support test and engineering activities, develop test programs, plans, procedures, conduct testing and evaluation document results. 

Job Location: Houston, TX.  Local candidates preferred.  Relocation not provided. ​​​

Responsibilities are as follows:

  • Designs, implements, debugs, and executes software tests according to business operating procedures on new and sustaining engineering projects.
  • Creates software test process documentation to include verification plans, designs, and protocols.
  • Performs unit, integration, and system testing and capacity / performance testing of applications.
  • Documents defects capturing steps to reproduce and information for debugging.
  • Reviews test plans and designs with development engineers.
  • Develops test automation plans including requirements, architecture, and technologies.
  • Identifies and procures tools and technologies
  • Implements and maintains test automation framework.
  • Oversees validation of software test tools.
  • Creates automated test procedures using appropriate scripting and tools to support project’s needs.
  • Identifies metrics to assess test progress and software quality.
  • Reports log all defects found to a central issue-tracking database

Knowledge and Skills: 

  • Advanced Software Debugging/Troubleshooting experience. 
  • Highly proficient with Windows 7 and Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10 
  • An understanding of below-the-OS mechanics and interfaces: FW, BIOS, EC
  • Secure crypto-processor like TPM.
  • Awareness with TCG standards and certifications related to FIPS, etc.

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline (e.g. Computer Science/Engineering, Electrical, Electronic, or Mechanical Engineering) or equivalent experience. 
  • 6 + years related industry experience.

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