Software & Embedded Software Quality Assurance Specialist

The Software Quality Assurance Engineer supports an agile team in designing, building, and testing high quality Molex software/embedded software that meets and exceeds our customer expectations. This is an exciting opportunity to make your mark in a fast-paced mature and growing engineering organization. 

The SQA Engineer will:

  • Review user stories and functional requirements from business partners
  • Design and review V&V plans
  • Define test strategies
  • Write test cases for system, software, and embedded software validation
  • Perform functional and non- functional, integration, regression, system testing for assigned components and applications
  • Detect, report, track and verify defects
  • Recommend corrective action upon failures
  • Analyze test results to conclude level of release readiness
  • Oversee certification of Molex products with 3-rd party certification bodies

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Familiarity with one or more scripting/programming languages and/or tools such as C, C++, JAVA, Python
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Design functional and non-functional test cases that validate requirements and verify functionality and design
  • Excellent analytical, debugging, problem‐solving and root‐cause analysis skills
  • Analyze user stories and technical requirements for validity, feasibility and technical soundness and decompose them to extract positive and negative test scenarios and strong acceptance criteria
  • Execute all levels of testing including but not limited to: System, Integration, Component Level Regression
  • Use methodical and repeatable processes to verify releases meet quality standards before launch
  • Apply Quality Engineering principles throughout the agile product life cycle to identify defects and design flaws
  • Collaborate with the development team to improve the quality of the deliverables and ensure the business needs are met
  • Highly self‐motivated, goal orientated, and self-directed
  • Demonstrate ability to operate and innovate in a fast-paced environment, balancing both strategic and tactical needs
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent professional testing or development experience


  • 4 years of software/embedded software testing experience
  • Experience working in an Agile Development environment
  • Familiarity with JIRA, Bitbucket, Jenkins, Bamboo, and other continuous integration tools
  • Experience with and/or working knowledge of networking technologies and protocols such as Industrial (Ethernet/IP, Profinet, DeviceNet, Profibus) technologies; Safety-related protocols (PROFIsafe, CIP Safety); network management systems such as DHCP, SNMP, DNS
  • Experience using real time operating systems (QNX, VxWorks)
  • Familiarity with development practices like Unit Testing, Static Analysis, FMEA
  • Profile manual acceptance criteria and test cases; evaluate automation opportunities
  • Experienced in test result evaluation, reporting and matrix.