Software Validation Engineer

  • Volt Workforce Solutions
  • Santa Clara, CA, USA
  • Feb 27, 2018
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Job Description

Our client, a global electronics manufacturing company is looking for a Software Validation Engineer   for their facility in Santa Clara, CA.

This is an estimated 6 months Contingent position and is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. We are among the largest Staffing Companies in the USA for Contingent/Temporary and Direct Hire placements, and support many of the top rated IT, Engineering and Aerospace companies in the USA.


Job Title: Software Validation Engineer

Santa Clara, CA


Job involves writing and maintaining validation tests for software SDKs. Candidate will be required to read Software System Architecture Specifications, understand requirements and create validation plan appropriate to the spec. Candidate will also need to design and write validation tests and scripts and update existing test automation infrastructure with the new tests. When not available new automation frameworks will need to be created for new tests and/or products being developed by the team.
Qualifications required, not limited to the following:

  • Candidates should have experience with both Python and Ruby scripting languages
  • 3-5 Years of Python knowledge including ability to quickly develop scripts
  • Expertise in validation methodologies to plan and execute to deliver a high quality software, including measuring quality goals
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of testing Windows applications and driver
  • Ability to do first level of analysis of application crash/hang
  • 1+ year of Jenkins framework ( ) including ability to launch jobs, create reports, modify Jenkins scripts and analyze a nightly run of 1000s of test cases
  • C/C++ programming knowledge is required given most products to be validated will be primarily in C/C++
  • Experience testing Windows applications; Ability to do first level analysis of test failures, application hangs and crashes
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related 

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Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

Volt is publicly traded on the NYSE MKT under the symbol "VISI".  To learn more about Volt, please visit: Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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