Software Engineer- Test Automation in Vancouver, WA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

nLIGHT Corp   •  

Vancouver, WA 98660

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 38 days ago


The Product Software Development team at nLIGHT is charged with delivering world class software and firmware for our rapidly growing laser products business. The ideal candidate is highly motivated with an excellent track record of performance and creativity in software development and automation development. They will contribute to the architecture, design, development, testing, and delivery of our laser products and supporting infrastructure. They would join a small team with a big impact, requiring good team work in a dynamic environment.


  • Interface with colleagues, partners and customers to understand and manage feature requirements, expectations, and priorities
  • Work from requirements to create a solution meeting product testing needs
  • Develop robust code used in demanding 24x7 production environments worldwide
  • Utilize good software development processes and practices to produce and maintain high quality software
  • Document appropriately and advocate for best practices
  • Assist and support internal as well as external customers with software and system issues


  • 2+ year (MS) or 4+ years (BS) in Electrical or Computer Engineering, or Computer Science
  • Experience with Linux development, build infrastructure and deployment
  • Knowledge with embedded systems or real-time systems a plus
  • Skilled in C or C++
  • Familiar with C# and the .NET infrastructure
  • Comfortable with bash, PERL or Python
  • Electronics knowledge a plus – read schematics and wiring diagrams; use multi-meters, oscilloscopes, and function generators
  • Familiar with software development process
  • Accomplished troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong in OOA and OOD
  • Ability to work well in a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Attention to detail and an ability to absorb and assimilate information rapidly
  • Proficient with Microsoft SW: Excel, SharePoint, Word, PowerPoint, etc.

Valid Through: 2019-11-7