Superpedestrian: Embedded Firmware Test Engineer
84 Hamilton Street
Cambridge, MA 02139



Superpedestrian is seeking an Embedded Software Test Engineer with experience in hardware, software, systems and V&V testing. You will be responsible for participating in design activities to ensure testability in production embedded systems; writing, maintaining and deploying automated testing systems and software; and assisting in hardware validation efforts. The ideal candidate should have relevant technical experience in a similar role.

What youll do:

  • Participate in the development of all testing needs for all embedded systems, including design validation, production validation and agency certification.
  • Develop in-product embedded C code for test support.
  • Work with board manufacturer to define and create manufacturing tests for electrical hardware and software.
  • Develop software to support manufacturing tests.
  • Develop laptop/desktop/server-based test tools and frameworks for testing embedded software and hardware.
  • Manage defect tracking and reporting.
  • Develop and perform regression and release tests.
  • Create and maintain test documentation (procedures and processes, tools, build and test artifacts, etc.)

What were looking for:

  • BS in EE or CS, MS preferred with 3+ years of testing experience in embedded systems
  • Competency in some or all of the following communication protocols: JTAG, CAN, I2C, SPI, UART, Bluetooth, 802.11, GPS/GNSS, cellular protocols
  • Experience with a variety of integrated development environments
  • Ability to prioritize work independently and efficiently in support of development and production timelines
  • Experience with HIL and SIL testing
  • Fluency in Python, with experience using Python for test automation
  • Proficiency in C strongly desired
  • Software life cycle experience from product conceptual development to servicing and root-causing fielded product issues
  • Electronics design experience including PCB schematic and layout is a plus
  • Self-starter able to evaluate business needs and order work accordingly