Associates get the royal treatment at Garmin. Regardless if you’re a newbie or a veteran, engineers dream it, design it and use it. Here, you will be surrounded by others who share the same passion about what they do every day. We offer a relaxed team environment (no dress code!) where advancement is found from sharing knowledge, not hiding it! While we promise you a lot of responsibility, you also will have the opportunity to have ownership over projects…oh, and we promise you there will be some fun mixed in there, too!
Garmin aviation, now boarding – new test engineers! Our avionics team is looking for self-motivated, confident and passionate engineers to help us test products that solve complex problems and make pilots lives safer, healthier and more enjoyable.
Whether you love conception, development, installation or compliance, our Aviation Embedded Test Software Engineers enjoy testing of Garmin products by conceiving and developing manual and automated tests to verify that product software has effective behavior and meets system and software requirements.
These professionals will work with product development teams to perform requirements validation, software validation and testing, and develop test infrastructure to assist in software development and test. You’
ll have the opportunity to create, execute and refine requirements based manual software test procedures and automated unit level and module level software test drivers. Other key responsibilities for this role include:
• Analyze test results and users’ feedback, and communicate with product development teams to assist in problem resolution
• Participate in selection and deployment of software quality related tools and procedures
• Train new team members as assigned
• May create and review software certification documentation according to RTCA DO-178B standards
Qualified candidates for this role will possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or a field relevant to Garmin’s business needs for this role and a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, or 4 years work experience performing a role substantially similar to the essential functions of this job description. Experience and/or training in high level computer languages such as C/C++ and scripting languages relevant to Garmin’s business needs and proven experience exercising sound independent judgment are also key requirements.
Other required qualifications include:
• Demonstrated organizational and analytical skills with keen attention to detail and quality
• Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision
• Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment
• Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
• Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others
Candidates with previous work related experience in developing and writing test scripts for software validation purposes or development of automated test drivers relevant to Garmin’s business needs are preferred. Experience in testing embedded devices in one of Garmin’s core product markets (Aviation, Automotive, Mobile, Marine, OEM, Fitness, Outdoor & Recreation), and/or a pilot license, RTCA DO 178B certification knowledge, and/or C/C++ software development experience are also desirable.
At Garmin, we like to laugh, have fun and work hard. It comes easily when you work on cool products with hard-working individuals who share the same passion. We offer numerous opportunities to get involved – kickball anyone? – and believe strongly in a work-life balance so your creativity can flow.
Garmin offers one of the most comprehensive compensation and benefit plans around. We offer extensive health care coverage with little to no contributions, depending on the plan. Plus, we offer company-paid dental insurance, stock options, a 401k plan, a pension plan….trust us, it doesn’t get much better than this. Unless of course, you want to talk table tennis, fitness spaces, product discounts….come on, what are you waiting for? Apply today.
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