Robot Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer at Simbe
San Francisco, CA, US
As a Robot Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer at Simbe Robotics you will be part of a talented team ensuring product quality for our worldwide fleet of autonomous Tally robots.
In this role you will design, develop, and oversee the execution of test protocols for functional verification and validation for autonomous mobile Tally robots and will work closing with members of hardware and software engineering teams 


    • Design and implement a Verification and Validation plan
    • Estimate testing effort and develop an optimal test strategy (manual vs automation)
    • Perform testing or provide supervision of technicians to complete testing
    • Effectively execute, monitor and troubleshoot prototype and builds as necessary
    • Write documentation for test protocols, results, and reports
    • Ensure traceability from requirements/specifications to verification
    • Track defects and work with software and cross-functional teams to debug
    • Analyze and communicate test results and perform reliability analysis
    • Represent and position the company as an industry leader at standards and certification agency meetings and working groups related to mobile collaborative robotics
    • Ensure proper a safe test methodology


    • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, SE, EE or ME
    • 3+ years of professional experience as a test engineer with experience testing both software and hardware
    • SW programming background. Applied knowledge of Python, C++, bash shell in a Linux Environment
    • Configuration management, defect tracking, test plans, test protocols, and test execution
    • Git, Jira or similar version control and bug tracking tools
    • Complex embedded systems/robotics and experience with Linux
    • Conducting root cause analysis, working closely with software developers
    • Continuous integration frameworks, test automation systems and test case management systems
    • Working across the full life cycle of software development
    • Experience in mobile robotics or industrial automation
    • Experience with the Robot Operating System (ROS)
    • Hands-on mechanical, electrical, and electromechanical aptitude
    • Experience with common sensors used in robotics, including cameras (RGB and Depth), LIDARs, IMUs and Sonars
    • Experience with Agile and Scrum methodology
We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.
For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.