Systems/Software Engineer, Computer Science Department

Carnegie Mellon University   •  

Pittsburgh, PA

Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit


Less than 5 years

Posted 60 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop, document, and maintain test cases, test scenarios, testing plans, and procedures.
  • Develop, document, and maintain automated regression testing infrastructure.
  • Establish and implement best practices for long-term fuzz and soak testing.
  • Creating online repositories for storing and analyzing test results and performance metrics.
  • Document requirements and specifications Git-based workflows.
  • Investigate and recommend systems/tools to support continuous integration and test automation objectives and processes.


  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related fields.
  • A minimum of two years' programming experience in C/C++ (C++17 preferred).
  • Experience
  • in developing testing policies (e.g., unit tests, regression tests),
  • performing code reviews, and writing documentation.
  • Ability to independently work on a large code base with a strong sense of self-direction.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in both research and development organizations.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • An M.S. in Computer Science or related fields with substantial software engineering experience.
  • Background in systems software development (e.g., databases, operating systems, networking, or distributed systems).
  • Proficient in programming Python3, Java (junit, JDBC), and SQL.
  • Experience in continuous integration testing infrastructure (e.g., Jenkins, BuildBot, Travis).
  • Experience in testing libraries and tools (e.g., gtest, gbenchmark, Valgrind).
  • Knowledge of modern software development principles for C++ systems software.