QA Engineer at Google


Google’s custom-designed machines make up one of the largest and most powerful computing infrastructures in the world. The Hardware Testing Engineering team ensures that this cutting-edge equipment is reliable. In the R&D lab, you design test equipment for prototypes of our machinery and develop the protocols used to scale these tests for the entire global team. Working closely with design engineers, you give input on designs to improve our hardware until you’re sure it meets Google’s standards of quality and reliability.

With your technical expertise, you create test plans for highly complex platforms (e.g., validating the interaction of multiple pieces of equipment at the networking and subsystem levels), and using your deep knowledge of component design characteristics, you diagnose highly complex hardware or software issues.

  • Develop and maintain tests and testing infrastructure for custom hardware.
  • Work on test automation, continuous testing, stress testing, image quality regression testing.
  • Support team in reproducing failures, debugging, and failure analysis investigation to maximize stability and productivity.
Minimum qualifications
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in test automation, debugging, troubleshooting, and failure analysis investigation.
  • Programming experience in C/C++, Python, Bash.
Preferred qualifications
  • Experience working on photography related embedded devices, specifically power, thermal and stability.
  • Experience working towards a highly visible launch.
  • Passion for photography.

Apply online at Google Careers