Software Engineer in Test 2 – Automation and Manual Test

@ Illumina

Software Engineer in Test 2 – Automation and Manual Test




Job Description

  • Develop and execute automated API/UI/Unit tests to enable continuous delivery
  • Assist domain test engineers in writing and executing manual tests as needed
  • Work with software developers and domain experts in designing, performing, and improving verification tests.
  • Work with engineers, scientists, marketing, and project management to deliver commercial and internal SW systems.
  • Work collaboratively and effectively in a very fast paced environment. Qualifications:
  • 0-3+ years’ in-depth experience working in Software Quality Engineering/Assurance and/or other areas of the SDLC to test web and/or instrument applications, both front and back end
  • 0-3+ years’ software development experience in at least one programming or scripting language, such as C#, Java, JavaScript, Typescript
  • Experience authoring automated UI/API/web tests using frameworks/tools, such as Selenium, Protractor, Microsoft Coded UI
  • Familiarity of the underlying architecture of multi-tiered browser-based applications
  • B.S. or M.S. in a Computer Science, Bioengineering, Math, Electrical Engineering or other Engineering related area or equivalent technical experience. Desired:
  • Understanding of Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, or related field of biology. Experience with Next Generation Sequencing and Illumina Sequencers a plus
  • Experience in performance testing, usability testing, and security testing
  • Experience working with databases, such as SQL, MySQL or Postgres
  • Be curious, detail oriented, and analytical, with a proven ability to learn quickly
  • Be customer-focused, team-oriented, and motivated, taking ownership of assigned tasks
  • Have proven ability to self-manage, as well as manage interdisciplinary relationships
  • Have proven verbal and written communication skills Illumina believes that everyone has the ability to make an impact, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to providing employment opportunity regardless of sex, race, creed, color, gender, religion, marital status, domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status, citizenship status, and genetic information. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us at To learn more, visit:


At Illumina, our goal is to apply innovative technologies and revolutionary assays to the analysis of genetic variation and function, making studies possible that were not even imaginable just a few years ago. These studies will help make the realization of personalized medicine possible. With such rapid advances in technology taking place, it is mission critical to have solutions that are not only innovative, but flexible, scalable, and complete with industry-leading support and service. As a global company that places high value on collaborative interactions, rapid delivery of solutions, and prioritizing the needs of its customers, we strive to meet this challenge. Illumina’s innovative, array-based solutions for DNA, RNA, and protein analysis serve as tools for disease research, drug development, and the development of molecular tests in the clinic.

Hiring process

Hiring Manager: Jasmine Ong

Interview process: