Wireless Test and Quality Assurance Engineer



Ambiq’s Software and Solutions Team is looking for a Wireless Test and Quality Assurance Engineer. The candidate will be working with a global development team, supporting various wireless software test activities. The candidate will be responsible for creating the test infrastructure, setting up test automation processes for the wireless test during pre and post silicon phases of the product to ensure proper functionality and performance at the system-level.

In this role, the candidate will work collaboratively with Firmware Engineering and Systems Engineering to automate and streamline test processes, collaborate on test strategies and plans, develop new tools, develop test automation, and develop customer use cases for wireless test.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Develop wireless test plans and execute tests to ensure functionality and performance as per the system use-cases and system requirements.
  • Plan the test infrastructure to ensure proper coverage, implementation, and documentation.
  • Develop automated test framework and regression test suites to optimize system-level testing.
  • Identify, report and handle defects in a defect tracking system.
  • Apply quality engineering standard methodologies for the testing process including test execution and defect resolution.
  • Work closely with Engineering Teams and Marketing to understand requirements and use-cases to facilitate producing high-quality products.
  • Assist the Development Teams in reproduction and triage of issues.


The Wireless Test Engineer must have experience with systems-level testing, creating test plans, test infrastructure and test automation. Experience with testing embedded devices, IoT, and wearable/hearable devices are very desirable.

Specific Qualifications:

  • BSEE, BSCE, or BSCS with 3+ years of testing for consumer electronic embedded stack.
  • Experience with one or more Wireless Technologies such as Bluetooth, BLE, 802.15.4, 802.11 and Wi-Fi.
  • Experience with wireless specific test equipment like Sniffers, Wideband Radio Communication Testers, Protocol Analyzers.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize work and change focus quickly when required.
  • Prior experience setting up a test infrastructure and methodologies.
  • Prior experience creating and executing test plans.
  • Development of test automation as well as device test apps for customer use-cases.
  • Experience testing low-level embedded/real-time environments is a plus.
  • Experience with scripting or programming languages such as Python, shell scripts, Tcl/Tk, Perl, C, C++, etc.
  • Experience with Jira, git, and Continuous Integration systems (e.g., Jenkins).
  • Good hands-on experience with lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers etc. for measurement and debugging issues desirable.
  • Understanding of software testing, system-level testing, and test automation principles.
  • Familiar with defect management practices.

Key Personal and Professional Attributes:

Ambiq management is building a company that values continued technology innovation, a fanatical attention to customer needs, collaborative decision making, and, above all, enthusiasm for energy efficiency. The incoming candidate should embrace these same values. The successful candidate must be self-motivated, extremely creative, and should be comfortable learning exciting new technologies. This is an opportunity for growth and an opportunity to work on complex, interesting, and challenging projects. 

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