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Autodesk Software Engineer in Test in Novi, Michigan

Software Engineer in Test

Location: Novi, MI- United States

Job ID: 19WD35781

Position Overview

Autodesk gives you the power to make anything. If you ve ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you ve experienced something amazing that was made with Autodesk software. Autodesk Vault is our professional-grade on premise data management product. People around the globe are using Vault today to safely manage their design data in one central location and drive those designs through their entire lifecycle. Additionally, Vault s collaboration & data insight capabilities are being extended to put even more power into our customers hands. You can learn more at:

Our Quality Engineers work side by side with other members of their Agile Scrum teams to ensure we re delivering the highest quality capabilities and value to our customers. We thrive on ensuring we continue to serve our existing user base while working on new solutions to take to market to grow the business. On a given day you could be participating in a sprint planning or review session collaborating with colleagues on the other side of the world, engaging directly with a Vault customer, advancing our automated CI/CD test pipeline, or driving the validation strategy for connecting Vault with our extended cloud technology stack.

We re looking to add a highly motivated, innovative, pragmatic Quality Engineer to our team. We re especially interested in those with a strong passion for serving our target customers coupled with a commitment to fostering a culture of success. If this sounds like you, we d love to chat.


  • Own & drive initiatives related to improving quality, stability, reliability and usability of Vault s desktop, cloud connected, & mobile offerings, accomplish this by leveraging your quality assurance mindset combined with your technical chops for test automation, tools, and procedures

  • Create and execute tests, test plans and analyzing test results with the objective of finding defects during the software development process

  • Enforce best practices and drive quality early in the development cycle

  • Assist in evaluating and use testing tools and test frameworks

  • Collaborate in Agile environment and will frequently connect with colleagues from other teams dispersed globally

  • Help the team evaluate risk, quality, and/or stability of products and services

  • Clearly document, manage, and prioritize defects as well as collaborate with Product Support and customers to resolve customer issues

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of software test engineering and automation experience

  • A BS in Computer Science, Engineering or related technical field

  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledge and experience designing tests, defining test scope and identifying functional and non-functional testing (e.g. performance, availability, stability, security, environment, etc.)

  • Experience with testing tools and build/release automation

  • Passion and drive for automation and sound engineering practice

The Ideal Candidate

  • Experience with SQL or other databases, PDM/PLM/CAD solutions

  • Scrum and agile process experience

  • GIT or equivalent version control experience

  • Experience or familiarity with automation frameworks such as GTest, Jenkins, Selenium, TDD, BDD

  • Prior experience and involvement with software DevOps

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It s disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.

Job: *Engineering

Title: Software Engineer in Test

Location: Michigan-Novi

Requisition ID: 19WD35781

At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.