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Software Test Engineer

Date: Sep 25, 2021

Location: Eden Prairie, MN, US, 55344

Company: MTS Systems

MTS encourages employees to take ownership and responsibility for their career development.  We are glad you have decided to continue furthering your career at MTS by expressing interest in this role.


The Software Test Engineer role is a member of the Application Software Development team at MTS Systems. The team is responsible for the design, creation, test, and continual improvement of MTS application software focused on high performance simulation, analysis, and motion control.


Major Areas of Accountability

  • Create and execute manual and automated tests designed to ensure software quality
  • Perform exploratory and scripted testing of the software in control of hardware test systems
  • Support product development by participating in requirement and design reviews to ensure the specifications are testable and meet MTS quality standards
  • Coordinate the testing effort including defining time estimates, creating test strategy and plan, and providing work direction to other engineers
  • Design, track, and report on software quality metrics
  • Be involved in the design and test of control and signal processing algorithms
  • Deliver robust software that provides outstanding customer experience
  • Work in Agile/Scrum and Stage-Gate development processes to deliver high quality software in a fast-paced environment
  • Provide input on software development and testing best practices to support our environment of continuous improvement
  • Bring your energy and ideas every day to a team on the leading edge of development that demands excellence


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent
  • 5+ years of progressively demanding test engineer experience
  • Creative thinker and strong problem solver
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and team effectively with others
  • Responsive and willing to take ownership of issues and drive innovative solutions


Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient in testing software control systems coupled with hardware
  • Proficient in developing and maintaining automated software tests
  • Experience with Digital Signal Processing techniques and testing
  • Strong communication skills in both verbal and written form with ability to influence others




MTS Systems Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, marital status or veteran status.

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