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Test Engineer II
Ref No.: 18-07696
Location: Mountain View, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 08/20/2018 to 08/19/2019
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Test Engineer II with our client in the SEO industry in their Mountain View, CA location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

Description:
  • Seeking a Test Engineer II
  • As a Test Engineer II, you will be setting up, running and maintaining long-running robot navigation experiments, which require some software and hardware knowledge as well as a strong desire to help improve robotics and strong interpersonal skills
  • As the first test engineer in the team, you will have a significant role in defining the role itself and driving the quality of the fully-learned navigation software
  • You will be supporting the Robotics team by running long-running navigation experiments on multiple robots
  • These experiments are used by our researchers to design & verify new machine learning techniques that allow the robot to learn to navigate large spaces like humans would
  • Your contribution is key to making this research successful by maximizing the usage of our robots, which will in turn increase the velocity of our researchers

Responsibilities:
  • Job responsibilities are to set up, monitor, and provide feedback on long-running navigation experiments with robots
  • This involves physical setup of robots and test fixtures as well as developing a test plan, writing scripts to run the robot, following the robot during execution and collecting metrics on robot's behavior
  • You may also be asked to work out improvements to the current setup, debug and fix broken robots and/or file bugs, communicate issues to the respective researcher, organize the lab, and write documentation

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in related field. In lieu of degree must have 5-7 years of experience
  • Looking for someone smart, willing to learn, and actively participate 
  • 2-4 years of experience testing software / hardware integration
  • Ability to develop a test plan, find the corner cases, and report back to the researchers
  • Experience working with Linux, starting/restarting processes, some bash scripting, etc. 
  • Basic software engineering experience (e.g. Git) and reading/writing Python code
  • Ability to understand logs and debug the root cause of issues
  • Perceptive with good mechanical intuition, very "hands on”, able to measure carefully and catch problems early and solve them
  • Careful attention to detail and quality, able to catch new problems
  • Able to learn quickly by example and work in a fast-changing prototype environment where work may change week to week, without detailed step by step instructions
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excited about robotics and machine learning.
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
  • Desired:
    • Big plus for robotics experience, and / or autonomous driving

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.   "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”