Senior Software Engineer In Test

Title: Senior Software Engineer in Test                                                                               
Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota                   
Department: Trimble Transportation Mobility 

Are you passionate about technology?  Does collaborating with developers on a daily basis excite you? At Trimble, we are passionate about our people, our customers, our culture, and our technology. We are seeking a Software Engineer in Test to join an exciting, high-growth environment. Come join us and help build the technology that will define the future of fleet mobility solutions.

Position Overview
Automation Infrastructure - 60%
  • As a Subject Matter Expert, own the overall technical roadmap of automation solutions in collaboration with development and QA teams
  • Author and present to leadership innovative, value-driven, test process improvements that would help maximize testing efficiency and increase product quality 
  • Experience building, establishing, enhancing and maintaining test automation frameworks
  • Be research savvy and a subject matter expert of current industry-wide quality and test processes, tools, and technologies
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and/or Continuous Deployment

Project Delivery - 20%
  • Lead and manage the automation efforts and resources across multiple projects
  • Provide regular updates of all automation projects
  • Recognizes under-performing projects, resources constraints, determine and drive solutions 
  • Ability to provide value justification for resource additions; technology and/or people 

Leadership - 20%
  • Act as a trusted advisor to management, perform assessments, develop solutions and drive forward innovation to lead the automation infrastructure strategy, creating accountability to ensure that the automation goals are met
  • Eagerness to lead and mentor less experienced team members; QA best practices, technical training and guidance, prioritization, problem-solving, and value proposition
  • Business acumen; understand business needs, ability to apply business value to automation efforts
  • Proactively build collaborative relationships with key stakeholders
  • A leader that has the ability to strategically balance a broad range of tasks and priorities
  • Ability to make the important trade-offs between perfection and complexity 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Math preferred, or equivalent technical experience accepted
  • 10+ years’ experience in software testing or related field
  • 5+ years’ experience architecting test automation frameworks
  • Familiarity with Linux environments for embedded software development and testing
  • Experience with object-oriented programming; python preferred
  • Experience testing Internet Of Things (IoT)
  • Experience with embedded software testing
  • A passion for quality assurance and automation
  • Demonstrated expertise in designing, implementing and documenting software test automation frameworks
  • Tenacity and technical brilliance to provide highly-credible leadership to the automation team
  • Ability to motivate and lead a team to have accountability toward accomplishing set goals
  • Strong analytical problem solving and decision-making skills and to fluidly change context and priorities based on changing business needs
  • Self-motivated with a can-do attitude that understands the importance of strong team collaboration and communication
Preferred Skills:
  • Experience with Linux command line and shell script programming
  • Agile/Software Development experience a plus
  • Knowledge in fleet mobility and transportation industry

Our Company
Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety, and sustainability. From purpose-built products to enterprise lifecycle solutions, Trimble software, hardware, and services are transforming a broad range of industries such as agriculture, construction, geospatial and transportation, and logistics. For more information about Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB), visit

Trimble Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, or any other protected factor. EOE/M/F/V/D


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