Software Test Technician

COMPANY:  Raven Applied Technology Div

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104 Scottsdale, AZ, US, 85257

STATUS:  Exempt
REQ ID:  33439


At Raven, we help farmers serve the world. This purpose guides the work and passion of our team members, who operate at the intersection of agriculture, technology, and innovation. For over 65 years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to learning more so we can grow as individuals and as a team. Today, we are united by our mission to develop a better and more sustainable planet for each of us. 

As a Perception Software Test Technician, you'll assist engineering by testing out new software feature developments and designing, fabricating, and/or troubleshooting a process, system, assembly, or product.



  • Write test plans, conduct tests, and document results.
  • Prepare and present technical reports and recommendations on projects.
  • Participate in department improvement activities.
  • Contributes to the team and projects in an above average manner.
  • Lead or participate in department improvement activities.
  • Perform troubleshooting to look for areas of opportunity, as well as compliance and implementation issues.
  • Develop, research, and recommend test procedures, including writing software to automate testing.
  • Progressively increases contributions and impact to the team and projects.
  • Lead assigned projects, with limited engineering assistance from the concept stage through production and make modifications as necessary.
  • Innovative in nature and contributes to new product ideas.
  • May be asked to interact with customer to install, monitor, troubleshoot, or repair products.


  • Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in a software related discipline.
  • 5+ years’ experience testing software feature development.
  • Specific skills, proficiencies, and knowledge in field related to position, as identified by department leadership.
  • Experience using the Linux command line interface preferred.
  • Basic problem analysis and problem-solving techniques.
  • Well-developed problem analysis and problem-solving techniques.
  • Exercises independent judgment with broadly defined practices and policies in obtaining results.
  • Team player who is self-motivated and has ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work at a fast pace efficiently.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.
  • Travel may be necessary, based on position.


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.   We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.



Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls

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