Aspen Technology, Inc. Software Quality Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
The driving force behind our success has always been the people of AspenTech. What drives us, is our aspiration, our desire and ambition to keep pushing the envelope, overcoming any hurdle, challenging the status quo to continually find a better way. You will experience these qualities of passion, pride and aspiration in many ways — from a rich set of career development programs to support of community service projects to social events that foster fun and relationship building across our global community.
This is your opportunity to play an important role in a cutting-edge transformation by validating the next generation IoT and Asset Optimization products. We are looking for a Quality Engineer with an understanding of software development practices, to help us create and execute testing approaches for these products as a part of a newly created business unit.
You will create test strategies from concept, design, implementation, testing, documentation, support, and maintenance while assuring that the product line conforms to established requirements and standards. You will also be responsible for gathering relevant information and data to proactively drive best practices from a quality perspective into the product while collaborating with R&D and Product Management.
Deliver a high quality product by creating test plans, test strategy and procedures (including test environments, installation, upgrades, and configuration) in accordance with the technical specifications.
A thought leader in executing new test procedures (functional, regression, integration, performance) by simulating customer environment and product usage.
Engage & communicate with internal stakeholders to understand projects and expectations and then manage those projects: resources, turnaround-time, scheduling, deadlines and related project constraints.
Drive test automation for API, UI, System, Integration, performance benchmarking and scalability
Measure performance scalability and stress testing using load runner, JMeter, VSTS tools.
Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.
Engage with cross functional defect/enhancements reviews & triage meetings.
Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment.
Knowledge of Machine Learning- Prescriptive, predictive maintenance and machine learning algorithms
Knowledge of connectivity protocols like HTTP, HTTPS, MQTT, AMQPS and others a plus.
What You'll Need
BS in Engineering with Computer Science, Chemical Engineering or Equivalent major required.
2 to 5 years of experience in validating complex software testing projects.
Ability to innovate and pursue new ideas in testing strategies (Shift Left, AI)
Experience with Agile/Scrum development methodologies is preferable.
Understanding of IOT and Azure Edge technologies are desirable.
Ability to create automated scripts for WPF, Web applications, performance benchmark test scripts, scalability tests and related test automations.
Working experience with test automation, performance, databases and test tools is desirable.
Understanding of Cloud deployments is a plus. Good understanding of different deployment infrastructures, virtualization technologies, Cloud (PAAS/SAAS) is desirable.
While our impact on the world is big, we offer many of the advantages of a smaller organization. Every employee has a real opportunity to make important contributions that directly benefit our customers and drive our success.
AspenTech is thriving, thanks to our relentless focus on innovation and the dedication of our team of world-class experts who speak more than 10 languages and work in 30 different offices worldwide.
AspenTech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.
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