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Senior Test and Automation Engineer
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Recruiter: Arm
Listed on: 4th July
Location: Manchester
Salary/Rate: Competitive
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 16086_expired
Contact Name: Arm

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Are you looking for an opportunity to help develop and release the latest GPU technology? Are you interested in applying your proven experience in the challenging environment of GPU driver development?
Arm is seeking highly skilled and motivated Senior Software Test Engineer to join our Agile software development group. You will be part of a new team based in Manchester (UK) with the opportunity to drive our module test, and performance analysis environment, and provide leadership in testing aspects across a wide organization.
You will be working with multi-disciplined engineering teams across Arm's worldwide engineering centers. You will contribute to the detailed module test and automated test infrastructure to ensure we achieve the right level of test coverage as effectively as possible for the next generation Mali™ GPUs and use your influence to roll out changes required to ensure testing is scalable across multiple generations of technology for their lifespan.
We have an excellent track record of building up expertise in people, so this is a great opportunity to learn something new and interesting in a friendly and collaborative environment. Join a multinational, dynamic and highly motivated software development group where you will enjoy the support of your colleagues while being challenged by interesting technical problems. Do you like producing high-quality solutions in a challenging environment? -  then we would love to hear from you.
About the GPU Team

In the GPU Team, you will be working alongside the best engineers in the world, making market-leading products for the world's most successful companies.
With applications in mobile, machine learning, Internet of Things, automotive, security, and embedded devices, your ideas will make a difference and you will have the opportunity to lead, challenge the status quo and ultimately change the world of media processing.
Our product portfolio includes Graphics, Image, Display and Video IP and our Mali™ Graphics Processor is the world's #1 shipping Graphics Processor.
We are a global team, working across numerous sites and cultures and we are entering a new growth phase to provide new technologies and products for new and existing markets and are looking for talented people to join the team.
Day to day activities include:

Defining and owning driver module tests
Analyzing the testing results, including performance results requirements and developing the test architecture.
Work closely with project managers and technical leads to ensure efficient product development and release.
Developing and improving parts of the test automation infrastructure

Job Requirements
Education & Qualifications

Bachelors, Masters or PhD (computer science or electronics engineering) with a good academic record.
Essential Skills & Experience

Experience of analyzing test coverage and maintaining efficiency.
Experience of working in testing automation of software configurations across multiple platforms.
Good understanding of software development ideally with C, C++ or Python background.
Experience of test automation scripting and technologies.
A practical, organized and pragmatic approach to work.
Willingness and ability to contribute to process improvement initiatives.
Practical, organized and analytical approach to work.


Experience of managing test configurations.
Experience of testing software across multiple generations of HW and the challenges it brings.
Experience of test automation of cross-platform and embedded systems.
Experience of providing technical leadership in one or more significant projects.
Arm architecture knowledge.
Experience of automotive test processes and procedures

You will exhibit many of the following qualities:

Self-reliant and who seeks out information and learning when required
Ability to solve problems creatively - e.g. challenge the status quo and suggest novel approaches
Evaluate proposals critically - e.g. contributing to design discussions and code reviews.
Address all life-cycle phases of large tasks, from specification through test and user documentation, with minimal supervision.
Take on a technical leadership role for some aspects of project work, investigations, and feasibility studies.
Provide support and guidance to our internal users and colleagues.
Understand development and project processes in depth.
Be willing to travel occasionally to Arm location in UK and worldwide.

At Arm, we are guided by our core beliefs that reflect our rare culture and guide our decisions, defining how we work together to defy ordinary and shape extraordinary:
We not I

Take daily responsibility to make the Global Arm community thrive.
No individual owns the right answer. Brilliance is collective.
Information is crucial, share it.
Realise that we win when we collaborate " and that everyone misses out when we don't.

Passion for progress

Our differences are our strength. Widen and mix up your network of connections.
Difficult things can take unexpected directions. Stick with it.
Make feedback positive and expansive, not negative and narrow.
The essence of progress is that it can't stop. Grow with it and own your own progress.

Be your brilliant self

Be quirky not egocentric.
Recognise the power in saying ‘I don't know'.
Make trust our default position.
Hold strong opinions lightly.

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