Certification Test Tool Associate

Supervisor: Certification Test Tool Associate
Position location: Organization Headquarters – Davis, California or Virtual


The Alliance Certification Test Tool Associate for the Connectivity Standards Alliance will be responsible for the day-to-day activities associated with the development and maintenance of the Alliance’s technical toolset which includes member-facing tools (i.e., test harnesses, certification tools, etc.).

Job Duties:

Technical Toolset Management (primary role)

  • Manage the gathering of requirements for new features to be implemented
  • Create documentation, training, and support for internally developed tools.

Test Harness Development and Maintenance (primary role)

  • Develop architecture and code to help expand existing Alliance test harness tools
  • Provide technical plans and architecture outlines for new feature requests for test harnesses and tools
  • Maintain and fix bugs of internally developed tools as needed. 
  • Create and apply test cases for QA and validation of the tools and features under development.
  • Attend official test events to validate the TH new features

Qualifications and experience:

The ideal candidate will exhibit the following attributes:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Technology and 2-3 years of development experience.
  • Specific coding experience with commonly used test harness programming languages
    • Python
    • C
    • Ymal
    • Java (a plus)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of communication principles
    • Knowledge/experience with Internet Protocol (IP) v4 and v6
  • Demonstrated experience of developing test tools
  • Demonstrate experience working with Linux-based systems, specially Raspberry Pi.


  • Self-starter and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working/collaborating across a geographically diverse team

Submit your resume to [email protected]