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Sr. Software Engineer in Test

Illumina, Inc.
San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Develop and execute automated API/UI/Unit tests to enable continuous delivery.
  • Develop, maintain, and enhance automated test framework, tools and unit tests.
  • Work with test lead, bioinformatics scientists to understand analysis algorithms and architect & develop automated test solution(s).
  • Collaborate with software developers and domain experts for designing and improving verification tests
  • Partner with software verification engineers to test applications manually as needed.
  • Prepare necessary verification test artifacts required for formal software/product release
  • Participate in Code and Design Reviews
  • Collaborate with peers to identify opportunities for process improvement.
  • Work collaboratively and effectively in an agile and very fast paced environment.


  • Bachelor or Masters degree (or higher) in Computer Science, Math, Engineering, Bioinformatics, Computational Science, or related field from an accredited university (or foreign equivalent).
  • 6+years of software test development experience with programming or scripting language, such as Python, Java, TypeScript, and JavaScript
  • Experienced in Unix and Shell scripting or equivalent command line tools.
  • Experienced in implementing end to end automated test suite for API, desktop, web apps and experience with test framework such as Pytest, JUnit or Jasmine.
  • Experienced in writing verification plans, test cases, defects reports, executing & managing test cases using test cases management system and writing verification reports.
  • Experienced in working with cloud services such as AWS.
  • Strong understanding of SDLC processes specifically agile scrum methodology.
  • Be curious, detail oriented, and analytical, with a proven ability to learn quickly
  • Be customer-focused, team-oriented, and motivated, taking ownership of assigned tasks
  • Have proven ability to self-manage, as well as manage interdisciplinary relationships


  • Understanding NGS data analysis, Oncology, Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, or related field of biology is a plus.
  • 2+years of software verification experience with focus on medical device software or regulated applications.
  • Possess proven troubleshooting skills
  • Have proven verbal and written communication skills
  • Listed responsibilities are an essential, but not exhaustive list, of the usual duties associated with the position. Changes to individual responsibilities may occur due to business needs

Concerns regarding COVID-19 continue as positive cases are experienced in the communities in which we operate. Please be aware that, as a condition of employment, Illumina requires proof of COVID vaccination for all U.S.-based employees (subject to limited exceptions) beginning November 1, 2021.

At Illumina, we strive to foster a diverse and inclusive workplace by cultivating an environment in which everyone contributes to our mission. Built on a strong foundation, Illumina has always been rooted in openness, collaboration, and seeking alternative views and perspectives to propel innovation in genomics. We are proud to confirm a zero-net gap in pay, regardless of gender, ethnicity, or race. We also have several Employee Resource Groups (ERG) that deliver career development experiences, increase cultural awareness, and demonstrate our collective commitment to diversity and inclusion in the communities we live and work. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information. If you require accommodation to complete the application or interview process, please contact accommodations@illumina.com. To learn more, visit: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

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Posted: 2021-09-12 Expires: 2021-10-11
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