Senior Software Engineer in Test, Microsoft Devices Group in Redmond, WA

TitleSenior Software Engineer in Test
CategoryHardware Engineering
LocationRedmond, WA
DivisionMicrosoft Devices Group
Date AddedFebruary 17, 2015
Open Positions1

Sr. Software Development Engineer in Test


MTE (Manufacturing Test Engineering) is a well-established product group responsible for manufacturing Microsoft branded hardware products. Our team partners closely with different product groups to plan and to manufacture hardware to the quality that is critical to product specification. We also design and implement engineering and telemetry systems in our global facilities. With all the latest addition of HoloLens, Surface Hub and Microsoft band, to name a few; we are actively looking for experienced software developers in test with strong testing mentality and a passion for quality to continue to ingest engineering excellence in our end to end quality assurance process for manufacturing defects.

Successful candidate should have excellent software coding and debugging skills. This position will need to work closely with global team in delivering our manufacturing test systems to different parts of the world. Strong communication skill is a must. Experience working with hardware and low level device debugging will be a big plus.

o Strong testing mentality and an eye for quality defects
o 8+ years of software test development experience using C# or C++, using OOP best practices.
o Strong debugging and technical problem solving skills, as well as a passion to solve hard, ambiguous problems.
o Experience in developing test plans/strategies and ability to collaborate cross team to define measurement for quality, assess risk and mitigation plan.
o BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.
o Experience working in hardware manufacturing is a plus.
o Demonstrated ability to work as a self-starter in a collaborative, self-directed manner.
o Hands-on experience working with and implementing Lean/Agile software development practices is a plus.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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