RFA Engineering Software Test Engineer in Dubuque, Iowa

RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is seeking several growth oriented entry level to experienced candidates to be part of our engineering team in the Dubuque, Iowa area. You will work with our engineering staff to test highly engineered designs for our clients using state of the art engineering tools.

Software Test Engineer

Job responsibilities include:

  • Create and deliver specific direct application and remote testing plans.

  • Create and deliver specific Hardware (Computer OS, EDL, special harnesses, ect.) test plans.

  • Create and deliver specific regression test plans.

  • Test software delivery via live testing and remote assessment.

  • Participate in tactical meetings with project leaders.

  • Support testing efforts to ensure the timely release of content to support product delivery launches

  • May travel to the field to provide problem resolution on complex problems and supporting marketing and/or quality department activities.


  • Bachelor's or Master's of Science degree in Engineering or Engineering/Technology with equivalent software development and testing experience.

  • Ability to interpret software requirements, state diagrams, and test plan documentation

  • Ability to interpret hardware schematics for wiring and electronic controllers

Desired Attributes

  • General machine knowledge of off-road equipment or machinery

  • Self-motivated, quick learner, with an any-problem-can-be-solved attitude

  • A strong mathematical and analytical problem solving skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to thrive in a team environment

Why work for RFA?

About RFA Engineering RFA Engineering has provided machine design and engineering services to industry leading customers dating back to 1943. Our primary focus is project based product development of off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, mining, recreational, industrial, and special machines. Our work includes concept development, product design, documentation, problem-solving, simulation, optimization, and testing of components, systems and complete machines. Our engineering staff is located at our Engineering Center in Minneapolis, MN, Satellite office in Dubuque, IA, and at numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.

We Offer Competitive Benefits:

Health and Dental Insurance Supplemental Vision Insurance Company Paid Life Insurance Company Paid Long-Term Disability Short-term Disability Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k) Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care Extra Time Bonuses Paid Time Off (PTO) Holiday Pay Bereavement Leave Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) Education Assistance

Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly