Mentor Graphics

Company: Mentor Graphics
Job Title: Product Validation Engineer – 9587
Job Location: Egypt – Cairo
Job Category: R&D/Software Engineering


Job Duties:

• Aim to reach a high quality level for the A/MS waveform viewer (EZWave)/Calculator.

• Responsible for the test plan definition and participate in quality plan definition of each release in coordination with development and marketing teams.

• Create test cases to evaluate new features using Java.

• Analyze defects reported by customers and automate their test cases.

• Run the adequate tests, analyze the test reports, make the diagnosis of problems, report them to development teams and possibly suggest the way to solve them.

• Consider different quality attributes (FURPS) while validating the various products with special emphasis on Usability (GUI) attributes.

• Measure the test coverage and suggest improvements.

• Measure performance aspects and monitor improvement.

• Use products as a designer and report issues and suggestions to enhance them.

• Work closely with the development team to optimize the development and validation cycle time in an Agile process.


Job Qualifications:

• B.Sc./M.Sc. in Computer or Electronic Engineering, with minimum of very good with honors.

• 0-5 years of experience.

• Strong knowledge of Java and OOP concepts.

• Some experience in designing/testing software with graphical user interfaces is an asset.

• Familiar with designing simple electronic circuits or boards (with use of simulation tools).

• Knowledge or interest in QA methodologies and development tools (version management, defect management, or test coverage) is highly desirable.

• Knowledge of Analog IC design flow is a plus.

• Python, Shell Scripting and UNIX knowledge is a plus.

• Knowledge in multithreading and performance measurement methodologies is a plus.

• Fluent in English with good written and verbal communication skills.

• Self-Motivated, attentive to details and able to work independently.