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We are continuing to build and scale our Software Test Engineering team. The Test Specialist role is a great opportunity to enter the Autonomous Vehicle Engineering industry. If you are motivated and willing to learn about software and hardware to develop the ability to test a complex system and write thorough technical documentation, this is a great opportunity for you.
Review simulation test scenarios to validate predicted autonomous vehicle behavior at a high level.
Execute safe repeatable test cases for extended periods of time and document results to accurately verify and analyze system performance and data.
Provide accurate, actionable, and detailed reports on the system/software state by testing and troubleshooting issues.
Document technical notes, reproducible issues, and flag real-time autonomous vehicle events, and support triage and resolution processes.
Contribute to the test execution process and work efficiency improvements to achieve work at scale.
Work with Test, System, and Vehicle Integration Engineers to understand features, refine test and verification plans, resolve issues, and provide valuable feedback.
Work cross functionally with Operations to communicate knowledge of new features or changes and ensure that testing is completed in a timely manner.
High School Diploma or GED equivalent with a few years of professional experience required. Associate or BS in Engineering/Physics/Science or relevant field preferred.
Basic understanding of robotics systems including sensors, actuators, mechanical, and software systems.
Ability to think logically and remove bias from evaluation of problems - demonstrated problem solving skills.
Ability to properly follow specific instructions and learn tasks quickly - detailed oriented mindset with a focus on safety.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Flexible and creative thinking.
Experience with Linux and script languages (esp. Python, Bash/Shell)
Data Analysis experience
Experience with testing of vehicle subsystems or features (esp. L2-L5 systems)
Experience in using issue tracking software or tools is preferred (esp. Atlassian Confluence, Jira, Bitbucket)
Experience in technical writing, technical drawings and documentation of mechatronics system is preferred
Motional is making driverless vehicles a safe, reliable, and accessible reality.
Our team is commercializing a world-class driverless system. The Motional team is behind some of the industry’s largest leaps forward in the last decade, including the first fully-autonomous cross-country drive in the U.S, the launch of the world’s first robotaxi pilot, and operation of the world’s most-established public robotaxi fleet. Strategically formed by Hyundai Motor Groupand Aptiv, Motional is fundamentally changing how people move through their lives.
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