The Embedded Software Feature Tester – Quality Assurance is responsible for creating and executing test cases based on the software specification for Ford’s Sync infotainment system. This includes features such as navigation, media, entertainment, phone, voice, and vehicle interfaces.
Develop and execute functional test scenarios and test utilizing user stories contained within Agile Sprints.
Review project requirements to ensure requirements are testable
Clearly document software defects encountered during the testing process
Work with feature engineers to reproduce and troubleshoot defects found in the system.
Participate in root cause analysis of hardware quality problems and software defects
Participate in system design, documentation, and testing to deliver a best in-class infotainment system
During sprint planning provide estimates on the amount of time needed to complete testing related tasks
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science
3+ years authoring and executing functional test scenarios
5+ years authoring and executing functional test scenarios
Proficiency of C/C++ language, Python, HTML5, GNU toolchain, and Unix: QNX, Linux, or equivalent
Proficiency with serial data communication including: CAN, LIN, I2C, and SPI
Proficiency with bus interfaces including: USB, PCI, SDIO, and memory mapped interfaces
Proficiency with consumer electronic protocols including: Bluetooth, USB, and Wi-Fi
Proficiency with revision control including: git, subversion, or equivalent
Working knowledge and experience developing an infotainment feature technology, such as navigation, voice recognition, media phone, or a similar technology
Excellent project management skills, customer focus, as well as written and oral communication skills
Automotive product development process and quality experience (i.e., ASPICE, FMEA, etc.)
Working knowledge of Agile software development practices
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Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.
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