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Senior QA Engineer (f/m/d)

Cologne, Germany, Germany
Aug 27, 2021


Job Description


Xilinx are looking for a passionate and experienced Senior QA Engineer (f/m/d) to support the day-to-day development and testing activities of our core team. These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast and working on ambitious new initiatives.

Your role:

  • You will be an integral part of our agile QA team assuring the quality of all SLX tools
  • You will design, implement, and maintain our test automation infrastructure
  • You take responsibility for running a highly-efficient test-infrastructure and -process
  • You develop new and update existing test cases increasing our test coverage every day
  • You help developers to test their features in the most efficient way, making releases go smoothly and without pain
  • You stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies



At Xilinx, we are leading the industry transformation to build an adaptable, intelligent world. ARE YOU bold, collaborative, and creative? We develop leaders and innovators who want to revolutionize the world of technology. We believe that by embracing diverse ideas, pushing boundaries, and working together as ONEXILINX, anything is possible.

Our culture of innovation began with the invention of the Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA), and with the 2018 introduction of our Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform (ACAP), has made a quantum leap in capability, solidifying our role as the adaptable platform supplier of choice. From the beginning, we have always believed in providing inventors with products and platforms that are infinitely adaptable. From self-driving cars, to world-record genome processing, to AI and big data, to the world's first 5G networks, we empower the world's builders and visionaries whose ideas solve every day problems and improve people's lives.

If you are PASSIONATE, ADAPTABLE, and INNOVATIVE, Xilinx is the right place for you! At Xilinx, we care deeply about creating significant development experiences while building a strong sense of belonging and connection. We champion an environment of empowered learning, wellness, community engagement, and recognition, so you can focus on work that matters - world class technology that improves the way we live and work. We are ONEXILINX.



  • You are well-versed in test automation for software products written in C/C++ and Python, and have relevant professional experience of at least 3 years
  • You have a university degree in Software Engineering or a comparable technical subject
  • You are a great communicator who spreads a quality-focused mindset and likes to push and work on topics independently
  • You have excellent knowledge of writing clear, concise test cases and finding corner cases
  • You have very good knowledge and experience with C/C++ as well as Python
  • You have very good knowledge about (Source Code) Configuration Management systems, preferably with Git, Issue tracking systems, ideally JIRA, and test management tools (e.g. X-Ray, TestLink)
  • As a plus, you have
    • experience in the FPGA domain (e.g. VHDL, Xilinx tooling)
    • skills in Typescript, Javascript, or ReactJS and testing associated test frameworks like Mocha, Chai, Selenium
    • experience in working with IDEs (e.g. VSCode, Eclipse)
    • knowledge of the C/C++ compilation process (e.g. with GNU make, CMake)

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