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Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Company: General Motors
Location: Pontiac
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Job Description:

**Job Description****Hybrid:** This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee's role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed. The position requires an employee on-site 1 to 3 days per week.An Electric Drive Software Quality Assurance Engineer is an experienced QA professional who ensures that Electric Drive Software meets GM standards for functional, system, quality, performance, and architecture requirements by defining and maintaining sophisticated test plans, testing strategies & methodologies. With the built-in quality mindset, this role is to monitor the entire software development cycle and continuously improve the testing strategies and platforms to ensure the best quality of software is developed with minimal defects, to deliver the top quality Electric Drive Software for the world's best electrified vehicles.Creative people are encouraged to join a strong team focused on leading-edge technology development.**Key Responsibilities:**+ Work closely with Electric Drive Software and Control teams during the entire development cycle and monitor testing strategies and the process to ensure the highest quality of software is produced.+ Drive efficiency in software testing by continuously looking for enhancement opportunities in testing strategies and better testing tools.+ Define testing strategies, methods, and automation requirements based on software development schedule.+ Monitor all the testing activities and processes across multiple projects.+ Develop high level test plans for the features & changes.+ Produce accurate test effort estimates and quality metrics.+ Conduct effective defect triages.+ Review test plans and test cases written by others and provide feedback and assistance.+ Ensure testing platforms are up to date to meet the needs.+ Demonstrate a high level of interpersonal skill and communication skill to work effectively with others.**Additional Job Description****Required Skills and Experience:**+ B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent Engineering degree+ 3+ years of experience in software quality assurance and testing+ Advanced understanding of test methodologies, test metric definition and process implementation+ Advanced level experience with test management tools+ Solid knowledge of testing embedded product software, software QA methodologies and tools+ Development/scripting skills in common language such as Python and Perl+ Experience in test automation development, practices, and methodologies+ Knowledge of embedded software principles, including multi-core architecture, memory management, and efficiency analysis+ Experience in debugging tools and software such as CANalyzer, Lauterbach, ETAS INCA and other general lab equipment+ Innovative and critical thinking to build positive change+ Exceptional problem-solving and analytical skills, self-motivated, quick-thinker and able to work in a fast-paced work environment**Preferred Skills and Experience:**+ M.S. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent Engineering degree+ 5+ years of experience in software quality assurance and testing+ Experience in driving a test automation strategy+ Experience in the development of automotive embedded controls with an emphasis on machine and power electronics control+ Experience with software testing for Freescale PowerPC and Renesas processors+ Knowledge in embedded systems electronics+ Experience in GM GIT Ecosystem toolset+ Experience in Scaled Agile Framework for enterprise (SAFe) process+ Experience with controls and software verification and validation**About GM**Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.**Why Join Us**We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day - individually and collectively - to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.**Benefits Overview**The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:--- Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;--- Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;--- Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;--- Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values;--- Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;--- Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.**Diversity Information**General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.**Equal Employment Opportunity Statements**The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.We are leading the change to make our world better, safer and more equitable for all through our actions and how we behave. Learn more about:**Our Company (https://search-careers.gm.com/ourcompany)****Our Culture****How we hire??????? (https://search-careers.gm.com/howwehire)**Our diverse team of employees bring their collective passion for engineering, technology and design to deliver on our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion. We are looking for adventure-seekers and imaginative thought leaders to help us transform mobility.**Explore our global location** **s**The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com .In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

Keywords: General Motors, Pontiac , Software Quality Assurance Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Pontiac, Michigan

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