Job Description

This client is the backbone for the design of semiconductors and is helping to accelerate technology around the world.  As the hands down leader in EDA, they are public and one of the best places to work in the Bay Area.  They currently have a requirement for a Test Engineer/ QA for a challenging and rewarding position in their Mountain View, CA office.



  • Responsible for developing, applying, and maintaining quality standards for company products.
  • Develops and executes software test plans. Analyzes and writes test standards and procedures.
  • Maintains documentation of test results to assist in debugging and modification of software.
  • Develop and maintain test plans for functional, integration and performance testing.
  • Own and deliver design, development and maintenance of automated tests.
  • Communicate test coverage anomalies to stakeholders.


  • Experience with testing tools -e.g. Selenium/WebDriver, Cucumber.
  • Knowledge of Java, Eclipse IDE and similar tools.
  • Experience with GWT (Google Web Toolkit) /Junit testing environment.
  • Familiarity with software build management -e.g. Maven, Jenkins/Hudson.
  • Experience with Shell scripting/programming.
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and documentation skills.


  • BS in EE or CS with 5+ years of relevant experience

Position logistics:

  • 3 Months Contract
  • Local candidates strongly preferred


What’s in it for You:

  • Cool, fast growing and nimble company with a central Silicon Valley location.
  • Great opportunity to enhance or solidify your skills with an excellent, diverse and experienced team.
  • Work with key management, across business units and have a major impact on how the business is run.


About the Client:

For more than 25 years, this client has been at the heart of accelerating electronics innovation with engineers around the world having.  Their software has been used to successfully design and create billions of chips and systems. The company is headquartered in Mountain View, California, and has approximately 90 offices located throughout the world.


About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges.  Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long term career needs of our candidates.  We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.


Interested in Applying?

We can’t wait to see your resume!  Please apply below with your most current resume and anything else you’d like us to know about you – commute preferences, desired work environments, etc.  We promise to get back to you if qualified for the position.  You should also feel free to email Mohini ( or call 408-739-4900 x 121



Key Words:  Selenium, WebDriver, Cucumber, Java, Eclipse IDE, GWT (Google Web Toolkit), Junit testing, Maven, Jenkins, Hudson, Shell scripting