RFA Engineering Software QA Engineer - Machine Automation in Dubuque, Iowa
RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is seeking several Software Quality Assurance Engineers to join our team in the Dubuque, Iowa area. The successful candidates will plan and execute performance and functionality tests of core software infrastructure to support the next generation of machine automation and autonomy applications for agricultural and construction vehicles.
This is a full-time position with a full benefit package listed below, that is indefinite in duration with the opportunity of professional growth, direct hire by our customer, and additional opportunities within our own organization.
Establish a deep understanding of appropriate technologies and application functionalities
Maintain comprehensive ownership of the overall project test plan, with an understanding of what needs to be tested, how to test it, and how to measure the effectiveness of the efforts
Apply best practices to create detailed test plans for verification teams to execute and automate
Execute manual tests using a combination of test bench controllers and simulators
Reproduce defects identified by external sources
Hold the final decision on sufficient project quality/readiness for release on pre-production and production applications
Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Software, Computer, or Electrical Engineering or significant related experience
Ability to interpret software requirements, state diagrams, block diagrams, and test plan documentation
Foundational understanding of python or other programming languages that would be used to execute downstream automated testing.
General understanding and interest related to controllers, electronics, sensors, displays, cameras and other technologies that are commonly used in vehicles and intelligent systems.
Willingness to adapt to a wide variety of technologies and architectures
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to thrive in a team environment
About RFA Engineering
RFA Engineering has provided product development and engineering services to industry leading customers since 1943. Our primary focus is development of off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, mining, recreational, industrial, and special machines. Our work includes concept development, product design, documentation, problem-solving, simulation, optimization, and testing of components, systems and complete machines. Our engineering staff is located at our Engineering Center in Minneapolis, branch office in Dubuque, IA, and numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.Competitive Benefits
Health and Dental Insurance
Supplemental Vision Insurance
Company Paid Life Insurance
Company Paid Long-Term Disability
Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)
Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care
Extra Time Bonuses
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly