Software Validation Engineer

Omron Automotive Electronics Saint Charles, IL

Omron Automotive Electronics is a company that designs and manufactures a range of advanced electronic and electromechanical components and systems that enhance vehicle safety and reliability for automakers around the world. We currently seek another talented individual to join our innovative team!

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Software Validation Engineer II tests embedded software by following defined processes as directed by the Software Validation Group Leader on a program.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

Examples of specific responsibilities and tasks include, but are not limited to:

* Executes system tests and logs defects.

* Creates system test cases.

* Updates the status of problems in the problem tracking system.

* Works with the test lab to test new programs and maintain existing ones as well as to coordinate the creation of test tools.

* Assists the Software Validation Group Leader in software test planning as a member of the team.

* Provides testing support at client sites when required.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, COMPETENCEIS & QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering or Computer Science

Experience:

2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area

Tool, Techniques and Knowledge:

This individual must have experience with the following: communication protocols (CAN, GMLAN, LIN); simulation tools (DiVA, SDATT, CANalyzer, CANoe); LIN testing with J2602A specifications; CANdb/CANdb++ Editor (to specify nodes, signals, variables, messages); and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Project). They must also have experience in analyzing customer requirements and in transferring flow charts and state diagrams to create test cases. Lastly, this individual must be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the field. More specifically, this means knowledge of the following: software testing for automotive embedded systems, black box testing, and system testing.

Behavioral Profile:

This individual works under immediate supervision, relying on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. They must have superb analytical thinking and problem solving abilities as well as a strong attention to detail. They must also be flexible and act efficiently and effectively. Other desirable behaviors include: exhibiting a drive for excellence, demonstrating exemplary written communication, and keeping organized.

Physical Demands:

This job requires up to 5% domestic and/or international travel for customer support. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit in an office environment and handle equipment.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.