You are an experienced Test Engineer with proven experience testing and debugging API's and Applications. You know some Java. You're familiar with Linux. You have a deep understanding of the software development life cycle and can describe issues encountered and resolved. You see the value in and, equally important, understand the QA process, cycle, and tools. You aren't afraid to tackle tasks out of your skill set, in fact you thrive when given the opportunity. You will help define and own project functionality and quality. You are technically inclined, curious, a strong problem solver, highly organized and detail-oriented, and have strong communication skills. You also have a sense of humor and people enjoy being around you.
BUG is a unique and evolving product - and it might just be the type of thing you do for fun. In addition to helping create a quality product you can be proud of, you will also help shape our functionality and direction. You will encounter new problems everyday, you will be hacking, and you will be working very closely with our development team.
You will own Software Development Kit testing projects
Develop and execute test sets for our Eclipse-based SDK
Testing activities in Java API's, OSGi framework and BUG Hardware
Collaborate with product management and engineering teams to develop a comprehensive set of tests
Work with users to reproduce defects and log proper defect reports, collaborate with engineers to validate and get'em fixed
Analyze failed tests and manage defects using the defect reporting tool
Work with open source communities and external individuals to identify and classify external defects
Write the glue needed to automate tests
3 or more years in a Quality Assurance role
Experience planning and implementing using open source tools
Exposure to writing test cases
Familiar with Linux
Strong Analytical skills
Strong communication skills
Proven contribution to any Open Source projects is a big plus
Experience with Hardware/device testing also a big plus
Must be eligible to work in the United States
You have a Bachelor of Science Engineering, related degree, or equivalent experience
You want to work with interesting and smart people (including a competitive eater and a drummer for the stars) in a fun, flexible and rewarding work atmosphere. You aren't scared by a typical summer day at the office - http://community.buglabs.net/mcholerton/posts/154-A-summer-afternoon-at-Bug-Labs#comment_240. We also have a solid benefits package, 100% paid insurance, 401k, FSA, and a small, flexible team. While we wish we had the time, we will NOT respond to everyone. Except to hear from us ONLY if you show us you have some Java experience and can write test cases, explain the basic tools and methods you use to test. Please demonstrate your knowledge of our product and value and let us know why you want to be part of the team. We looking forward to learning more about you. Send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with 'Test Eng' in the subject line. We are not entertaining calls or resumes from recruiters - please please please don't contact us.