Software Engineer in Test (temporary)

10X Genomics

10X Genomics

Software Engineering
Pleasanton, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

About the role:

We're seeking a Temporary Software Engineer in Test for our next generation Embedded Products. Embedded software teams build devices, which helps scientific researchers make discoveries faster. This is a rare opportunity to work at the intersection of software, hardware, and science to make a real impact on the world, including accelerating research that cures diseases.

You will be responsible for the quality and reliability of our upcoming Embedded products. You will work with various Engineering teams and Business owners to identify the requirements and build tests and verification solutions.

Our products are literally at the frontiers of Technology, that we need to build specialized applications for testing it. You are expected to build various tools and tests collaborating with the team members and integrate it with the automation framework.

This is a temporary 6 month contract on-site in Pleasanton, CA. Existing biology/science background is not required.

What you will be doing:

  • Develop test plan, test scripts, and coverage matrix for comprehensive testing of the systems under test
  • Execute and report results of tests against 10X instruments at both hardware and software levels
  • Automate verification scripts; ensure automation is executed in a CI environment
  • Enhance and maintain automation framework
  • Build various simulators needed for building a sustainable automation setup
  • Perform exploratory tests on new/existing products
  • Evaluate/update existing test plans and test cases
  • Support manufacturing test tool framework development
  • Work with manager and leads to manage the software quality risk

Minimum Qualification:

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent
  • 5 years of experience in Embedded application development or testing
  • Experience in Python with a focus on writing automation framework and test scripts

Desired Qualification:

  • 5+ years in Quality Assurance and UAT with experience across multiple QA initiatives for cloud connected consumer electronics devices or Embedded devices
  • Pytest experience is preferred
  • Experience creating detailed test cases and test scenarios providing adequate coverage across functional, integration, End to End, Data, and Regression test of the systems
  • Familiarity with UART/CAN, board level testing experience
  • Good understanding of software build tools and CI/CD integrations
  • Good debugging and root cause analysis skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, startup environment and help the team to develop the automation process

Below is the base pay range for this full time position. The actual base pay will depend on several factors unique to each candidate, including one’s skills, qualifications, and experience. At 10x, base pay is also just one component of the Company’s total compensation package. This role is also eligible for 10x’s equity grants, its comprehensive health and retirement benefit programs, and its annual bonus program or sales incentive program. Your 10x recruiter can share more about the Company’s total compensation package during the hiring process.

$77$104 USD

About 10x Genomics

At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.

We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask. Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions, pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.

Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.