Test Engineer

Location
Bloomington, MN
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Mar 02, 2018
Ref
0318-007
Role
Engineer
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time
Digi-Key History
Digi-Key is one of the fastest growing distributors of electronic components in the world. Since its founding in 1972, Digi-Key has been committed to offering the broadest selection of in-stock electronic components, as well as providing the best service possible to its customers, aiding engineers through the entire design process, from Prototype to Production. This has led the company to be highly ranked year after year in industry surveys in North America as well as Europe and Asia, in categories covering such facets of business as availability of products, speed of service, responsiveness to problems, and more.

Schedule


Position Overview

A Test Engineer is responsiblefor identifying, communicating, and mitigating risk of application development throughoutthe SDLC while participating in broader center of excellence. This position ispart of an Agile Scrum team responsible for implementing and supportingcreative software solutions to keep up with changing demands from our businesspartners. Some technologies and tools include C#, SQL, Visual Studio, TFS, GIT,Stash, Selenium, SauceLabs, CodedUI, NUnit, and MSTest.

Responsibilities
Must be able to...
  • Participate in test planning, automation, design, execution, and results validation throughout the development process
  • Provide requirements analysis and risk mitigation strategy for development activities to assess, communicate, and mitigate risk surrounding a backlog item, user story, or other business request
  • Collaborate extensively with development software engineers to coordinate and review test code coverage and a holistic testing approach to insure a stable product at release including production support post-release
  • Provide periodic regression testing while contributing to an ever growing regression suite of automated tests
  • Participate in the Testing Center of Excellence
Other typical tasks may also include...
  • Pair with other roles such as Business Analyst or Software Engineer on a development team to increase cross-functional knowledge
  • Organize and present training, examples, and/or learnings around testing processes
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Minimum/Essential Qualifications:
  • Demonstrate proven behavioral skills, including being a team player, sound thinking and judgment, achieving results, relating to people, managing work effectively, and leading by example
  • Must have clear writing and communication skills as well as strong planning skills. Must have previous experience with software test and test automation as a Test Engineer or Test Engineer equivalent title
  • Able to work independently or collaboratively and maintain a positive attitude
  • Generally spend the workday sitting at a workstation and operating computer devices, such as, but not limited to keyboard, mouse and screen
  • Generally spend the workday performing repetitive motions that involve or affect the hands, head, and other parts of your body
  • Ability to operate computer workstation hardware and software
Preferred Qualifications/Selection Criteria:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, a related field or 3+ years relevant work experience.


Benefits
Digi-Key offers outstanding benefits; including outstanding - employee centric health plan at little or no cost to the employee, a dental plan, a cafeteria/flexible spending plan, employer paid life insurance worth 3x salary, long-term disability plans, a competitive 401k contribution match, and a profit sharing contribution opportunity annually. We also offer career growth opportunities for employees that choose to continue their personal development. Digi-Key is a family-oriented culture, grounded in small town values and quality of life. Employees have a passion for working hard and helping each other along the way. Access our career page for additional information on our benefits.