Firmware Test Engineer Level 4 in Chelmsford, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  910168

Apex Systems is looking for a Firmware Test Engineer in Chelmsford, MA. If interested, please send your resume to Danny at!


Position Summary Job Description:

  • Play a key role in evaluating product quality by participating in cross functional teams focused on new product development in embedded software systems for the industrial control market.
  • Use your technical and analytic skills to develop and execute functional and system test strategies for our products
  • Design, develop, automate, and execute applications to verify features, functionality and integrity in our products
  • Design and implement product and system test set-ups.
  • Develop and implement test plans, test coverage and test cases from product functional specifications and other requirements specifications.
  • Collaborate with developers and other testers to investigate product defects to determine root cause and verify fixes
  • Issue verification/validation reports based on test results and make recommendations for release or corrective action
  • Investigate tools and methods to improve the functional testing process Minimum Qualifications




  • 3+ years of experience in SW/HW Product Design and/or Testing, Technical Support, or other Testing/Quality Assurance role.
  • Demonstrated scripting capability using Python, C#, or C/C++ language
  • Working knowledge of software test methodologies and experience with automated test tools
  • Experience using laboratory equipment such as oscilloscopes, power supplies, DC electronic loads and waveform generators
  • Must be a problem solver.
  • Excellent documentation and presentation skills Desired Qualifications Desired Characteristics: * Multi-year experience using industrial automation software products, particularly Rockwell Automation products
  • Experience with requirements management tools and managing traceability between requirements and test cases
  • Experience testing highly integrated software products
  • Experience in debugging and troubleshooting hardware designs
  • PLC Ladder programming and debugging experience









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