Nintendo CONTRACT - System Engineer, SDET - SQA (NTD) in Redmond, Washington
Nintendo Technology Development
The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch™ system and the Nintendo 3DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.7 billion video games and more than 740 million hardware units globally, including Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS™ family of systems, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™, Nintendo GameCube™, Wii™ and Wii U™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names, such as Mario, Donkey Kong, Metroid, Zelda and Pokémon. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo Technology Development, based in Redmond, Washington, creates future hardware/software technology and researches North American-based technologies.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:
Develop, maintain, and improve the testing for Nintendo's systems.
Write and update test applications and samples that use and stress different software components.
For various Nintendo target systems that are useful for different development teams.
Work with DevOps and development teams on CI infrastructure issues including triage of TeamCity issues.
Building new debugger tests for our use cases (large numbers of threads, deep callstacks).
Integrating open source debugger test suites
This is a development role with application development, automated test creation and infrastructure.
SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS:
3+ years industry experience within a software organization
3+ years experience automating tests
Knowledge of software testing methodologies and software quality assurance processes
Understanding of embedded software/hardware design, application software design and emerging technologies
Knowledge of system level CPU programming tools: debuggers, profilers
Experience in system development for Unlx like OS
Good C, C++, and Python coding ability
Good technical communicate skills
BS in engineering or related field