Be the next big change > Dassault Systèmes

Be the Next Game Changer

Systems Testing Engineer

United States, MA, Waltham

Imagine new horizons...

NuoDB builds a high-performance, distributed, multi-cloud capable distributed database. As part of Dassault Systemes, our database powers the 3DEXPERIENCE platform underpinning a suite of product design, process management, and collaborative tools running in the cloud and used by customers worldwide. NuoDB is developing its next generation of database software and a database-as-a-service (DBaaS) offering.

Dassault Systemes is an innovative technology company providing software that has been used to spearhead many breakthroughs, such as the digital design of the Boeing 777, developing the first-ever 3D protein structure model, and fully modeling a city with Virtual Singapore. Dassault Systemes is committed to bringing sophisticated technologies to market and enables NuoDB to focus on building the database for the future.

The challenges ahead

As a NuoDB Systems Testing Engineer, you will play a critical role in ensuring NuoDB's quality is of the highest standards, working on testing new features as they are being developed, bugs fixes, and releases. You will join a small team of very experienced QA engineers and work closely with Development teams as they push the envelope of what our DB is capable of and tackle some of the hardest data problems that are out there.

We are looking for a skilled and highly motivated System Testing Engineer who:

  • Has a talent for finding bugs and enjoys analyzing and root-causing complex issues in distributed systems
  • Embraces new technologies and continuously searches for ways to expand/enhance our processes, frameworks, tests, and tooling
  • Find innovative ways to utilize the trove of data we have accumulated to correlate metrics, differentiate between cause and effect; identify success criteria for test runs, etc.
  • Is organized, result-orientated, accountable, and works well independently as well as with others as part of a distributed team.

What will your role be?

  • You will take ownership of NuoDB's System Tests, run test campaigns, analyze issues in complex distributed cloud environments
  • Lead investigative test efforts, look under stones, and uncover bugs before our customers do
  • Work with Product Management to understand requirements and define test plans for features and releases
  • Work closely with Development teams to drive quality upstream and ensure the product is of the highest possible standard.
  • Design, develop and maintain tests and test frameworks (system, regression, performance)
  • Proactively communicate with the Test / Project Manager and Development teams for test-related questions or issues.
  • Contribute to an online knowledge-base
  • Own product quality.

Your key success factors

  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science, Mathematics, or equivalent with a minimum of 6-7 years’ experience
  • Strong programming skills with Python, SQL, Shell
  • Experience with Linux/Unix diagnostics and tuning
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, OpenShift)
  • Possess an inquisitive and detail-orientated mindset
  • Possess strong problem-solving skills with the ability to root cause complex technical issues.
  • Disciplined reporting, tracking, and resolution of product defects
  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with distributed systems or micro-services (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience with automation tools: Terraform, Ansible, and Chef.
  • Experience with SCM and management tools: Git, Jira, and Confluence.



Compensation & Benefits

Dassault Systèmes offers an excellent salary with potential for bonus, commensurate with experience. Benefits include a choice of plans providing comprehensive coverage for medical, dental, vision care for employee & dependents as well as employee life, short & long term disability, tuition reimbursement, immediate 401K enrollment, 401K match (50 cents on the dollar, up to the first 8% of your eligible compensation that you contribute based on match eligibility criteria), flexible time off policy, and 9 paid holidays.

Equal opportunity

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at 3DS are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. 3DS is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical or common conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, national origin, ancestry, age (40 and above), disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, receipt of free medical care, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. 3DS will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

Covid statement

Our Company requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to provide documentation of full vaccination, unless qualified for a medical, religious or state-required accommodation or otherwise exempt consistent with applicable law.  Although accommodation requests will be considered (and granted where appropriate/possible), it may be determined that a candidate is unable to adequately perform the essential functions of the position without imposing an undue hardship due to customer requirements, staffing needs, or other business reasons. Definition of full-vaccination: Employees are considered to be fully vaccinated two weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine.
CATIA Logo > Dassault Systèmes

CATIA is the world’s leading solution for product design and experience. It delivers the unique ability not only to model any product in 3D but to do so in the context of the products real life behavior.