Sr Firmware Qualification Engineer

Metierone Inc San Jose , CA 95101

Posted 4 months ago

Job Description

Hiring for SK Hynix. Position based in San Jose. The contract is likely to be extended or converted to full-time.

Job Description:

  • Execute Customer Joint Qualification and Third Party Certification testing for Enterprise HDD/SSD products.
  • Manage and run automated and manual regression test suites.
  • Develop and maintain Python test scripts, using defined automation guidelines, and integrate with internal tools.
  • Install, Manage, and Debug Enterprise Grade Servers (Dell, HP, IBM), running Enterprise OSes (Windows 2016/2019, Linux (CentOS/RHEL), & VMWare (ESXi 6.x)).
  • Deploy and update the firmware of DUT/SSD utilizing internal and external tools
  • File defects based on automated and manual testing, track bugs and work with failure analysis engineers and design/software engineering teams to resolve issues.
  • Assist with the reproduction of customer issues found during qualification test cycles.


  • Experience in HDD/SSD/Storage product QA is highly preferred, with an understanding of PCIe/NVMe/SATA or other storage protocols.
  • Prior experience with certification testing highly desired (Microsoft HCK/HLK, S2D and/or VMware IOVP/VSAN).
  • Experience in verification of Storage, RAID, Flash, and various File Systems, utilizing 3rd party tools is highly desired.
  • Experience working with various flavors of Linux OS, Windows Server OS and Virtualization (Vmware vSphere/ESXi, Hyper-V), is required.
  • Experience in the use of scripting languages (Python and Shell Scripting).
  • Familiar with team collaboration tools (Confluence), and test & defect management tools (JIRA, qTest).

  • Education Requirements: MS in Computer Science/Engineering (or similar field); with 5 years of experience in hardware/software product verification; OR BS in Computer Science/Engineering (or similar field); with 8 years of work experience in hardware/software product verification.


Salary: $62.00 to $68.00 /hour

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