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Software Tester
Ref No.: 18-02861
Location: South San Francisco, California
Role: Software Tester
Location: South San Francisco, CA
Duration: 1+ Year

Job Responsibility:
  • Perform instrument software build testing.
  • Perform server software build testing.
  • Develop verification tools to increase testing automation coverage.
  • Develop test plan and test cases for instrument and server integration.
  • Apply engineering and scientific competencies to verify and validate software product requirements, specifications and develop test procedures.
  • Deploy and monitor software build to the internal production clusters.

  • Software development skills and experience with Perl, Java, bash or Python with 5+ year experience.
  • MS. or higher in Computer Science/engineering, Bioinformatics, Biomedical engineering, Statistics, EE or related fields.
  • Strong experience in Linux/Unix system.
  • Good understanding and hands-on experience with software testing and automation.
  • Experience with software development tools (IDE, git, svn, issue tracker).
  • Knowledge of high performance computing including resource management and job scheduling packages (such as PBS, LSF, SGE).
  • Training in software design and development.
  • Good understanding of software testing best-practices is desired.
  • Knowledge of bioinformatics tools and public databases will be advantageous.
  • Product development and / or industry experience in a multi-disciplinary Biotech environment is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and in teams.
  • Good communication skills with scientists, engineers and software developers.
  • Must be detail oriented and self-driven.