Volt Information Sciences Embedded Software Tester (dSpace) in Peoria, Illinois

Embedded Software Tester (dSpace)

Peoria, IL

Job Snapshot

Location: Peoria, IL

Category: Engineering Disciplines

Employee Type: Contingent

Duration: 96 weeks

Pay Rate: N/A

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Date Posted: 7/31/2017

Job ID: 58734

Contact: Volt

Phone: 248/971-8101



Volt is currently seeking a Embedded Software Tester (dSpace).

Candidate Responsibilities

This position will provide integration test support for our Tractor product line.

Typical Day

  • Development, maintenance, and execution of automated regression tests in a dSPACE Hardware-in-Loop (HIL) test environment utilizing both test automation tools (such as Automation Desk) and/or Python scripting languages Debugging system and software issues found in Lab or Proving Ground environments and ensure timely resolution of resulting machine software issues Maintenance and troubleshooting of test bench hardware & software issues Working with internal suppliers to integrate plant models of machine hardware that provide broader coverage of machine software testing via closed loop HIL testing Helping to improve documentation tying specs to software test results and improving overall regression coverage over time Interacting and collaborating with a wide range of engineering groups and professionals to develop innovative tools and processes to increase lab test effectivity

Educational Requirements

Must have BS or 4 year Technology degree in Engineering or Computer Science discipline (MS preferred but not required)

Technical Skills

Desired Qualifications: dSPACE Hardware-in-Loop (HIL) based testing including Automation Desk (Preferred but not required) C-code development (Preferred but not required) Python scripting Automated regression testing of software (Preferred but not required) Construction equipment development or test (Preferred but not required) Critical thinking to discern ways in which embedded software quality can be improved via test automation methods and innovations required for effective lab software testing

Soft Skills

Ability to work with a small group Excellent Communication Skills

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many employment opportunities.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information regarding this posting contact Tiara Robinson at (248) 971-8101.