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MathWorks Software Engineer in Test in Natick, Massachusetts

Software Engineer in Test

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  • Job:25109-MMCC

  • Location:US-MA-Natick (/company/jobs/locations/us-natick.html)

  • Department:Business Applications and Tools (/company/jobs/teams-roles/softwaredevelopment.html#bizapps)

Do you enjoy working with cutting edge technology, solving challenging testing problems and testing full stack web applications? Do you have a testing mindset and are able to come up with "what if" scenarios that no one else has thought of? If so, this software engineer in test is the position for you. You will be responsible for developing automated test suites, conducting hands-on testing, and fully qualifying our recently built, business critical applications and REST web services. These applications and services are used worldwide by MathWorks staff and integrated across the enterprise. You will leverage your strong programming and problem-solving skills to define test strategies, design, code, debug, refactor, and deploy test automation solutions. Be part of our highly effective, motivated, agile development team!


  • Work in an agile software development environment collaborating with engineering team to analyze requirements specifications and discuss software design and testability to ensure we deliver high quality of software.

  • Understand how all elements of the application technology stack work together, evaluate functional and design specifications and develop testing approaches and strategies that fit the overall quality objectives

  • Responsible for testing all layers of the application stack including web services, UI and APIs (automated and manual)

  • Design and develop comprehensive test strategies

  • Participate in all technical reviews including functional, test design, documentation and code reviews

  • Design, debug, create and maintain automated test suites

  • Actively participate in functional, system and regression testing activities

  • Analyze and report bugs, and work with software engineers to resolve them

  • Work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment while fostering continuous process improvement

  • Partner with quality engineering teams to ideate on tooling that enables improving testing efficiency, reliability and accelerates the deployment cycles

Minimum Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree and 5 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree, or equivalent experience) is required.

  • Java

Additional Qualifications

  • Experience with testing and automating REST web services and Java APIs

  • Experience with unit test frameworks (JUnit) and Maven

  • Demonstrated experience in automated GUI testing , including use of open source tools (i.e. Selenium, Cypress, etc.)

  • Experience working in Agile software development environment (Scrum)

  • Familiarity in using REST Clients (Postman)

  • Proficiency in SQL and database concepts

  • Strong analytical and problem isolation skills

  • JavaScript/React knowledge is a plus