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SSD Firmware QA Test Lead

Location: Irvine, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000038823



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FWQA Test lead. This person will coordinate with the ART product team and help bring tests online as per the feature delivery schedule. He will be responsible for reporting status to the entire ART and management

  • Job Description

    Job Description

    The NVMe FWQA team needs a program lead who can coordinate FWQA activities as part of the overall ART. This individual needs to be detail oriented and excellent at communication. This individual will need to be self motivated and drive the activity in the lab to completion. This individual will also need to be flexible in order to respond to change in direction in requirements. He will need to be familiar with test methodology, including scripting languages and knowledge of a variety of OSs. This person will also be communicating with team members at different geographic locations. This position will require travel on a quarterly basis.





    This position requires a BS/BA degree or equivalent with 7 or more years of related experience. The ideal individual must have proven ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment. Self-motivated and self-directed, however, must have demonstrated ability to work well with people.  A proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team.   Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems.  Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines. Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.




    Skills:  Knowledge of
    black, white, grey box testing methodologies as they apply to storage devices .
     Expertise in PCIe and NVMe protocols.   Programming/scripting skills
    for testing storage devices (C, Py)




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