Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) is seeking a Software Test Engineer to join the Operating Systems team. This team member will help ensure that X-ES software releases conform to specified requirements through production validation. As a Software Test Engineer, you will contribute to all stages of product validation, from generating software test plans and mapping them to requirements, to designing and implementing test cases for a wide range of products and software release types. You will also be responsible for test automation and test library development and maintenance.

Duties and Responsibilities

Assist with all aspects of software design by performing work related to software validation and debug. Specific responsibilities may include the following:

  • Assist in software test development, software test automation, maintenance, and debug
  • Complete software test case generation and automation duties
  • Create software test plans and report generations
  • Map software requirements to specific tests or test cases
  • Oversee Test Cycle and Test Runs for a given product
  • Complete manual validation testing

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related field is required (or Associate’s degree with two or more (2+) years related work experience)
  • Knowledge and experience with Python and/or GitLab CI/CD
  • Prior knowledge with requirements management systems (such as JAMA)

Desired Qualifications

  • Prior experience with embedded systems is a plus
  • Knowledge/experience with the Agile workflow process
  • Ability to identify and create functional requirements for a product or design
  • Familiarity with any of the following is preferred: C programming, VxWorks, Linux, UEFI BIOS and U-Boot

Compensation and Benefits

Extreme Engineering Solutions offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits, including:

  • No-deductible, low-copay group health and dental insurance (90% employer paid)
  • Life insurance and long-term disability insurance (100% employer paid)
  • Paid time off, plus eight paid holidays a year
  • Safe Harbor 401(k) contribution
  • Participation in the employee stock ownership plan (ESOP)

X-ES also takes a casual, small-business approach to company culture. At our state-of-the-art office and manufacturing facility located in Madison’s growing tech corridor, there’s no formal dress code, flexible scheduling, and dedicated personal workspaces. Our employees kick back at regular company events and enjoy lunches from local pizza places and food carts. At X-ES, we strive to offer a comfortable, relaxed environment for our employees to do their best work.

About X-ES

When “rugged enough” isn’t rugged enough for embedded computing systems, industry leaders in the military, aerospace, industrial, and commercial sectors turn to Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES). Because we strive to be the premier provider of mission-critical embedded products while delivering exceptional levels of customer and employee satisfaction, we hire strong contributors and give them space to thrive. As a 100% employee-owned company, our employees both drive and directly benefit from our success. Together, we meticulously design and build products that stand up to some of the most extreme conditions on the planet.

Extreme Engineering Solutions is located in the Madison, WI area. The company designs and manufactures rugged embedded computing solutions for a variety of applications. For more information, visit www.xes-inc.com.

Extreme Engineering Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by law.

All X-ES job postings and application procedures are posted in compliance with Section 39.08 of the Madison General Ordinances.

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