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Associate Validation Engineer

Date: Apr 4, 2021

Location: San Jose, California, United States

Company: Super Micro Computer

Job Req ID: 11759

About Supermicro:

Supermicro® is a Top Tier provider of advanced server, storage, and networking solutions for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/ Big Data, Hyperscale, HPC and IoT/Embedded customers worldwide. We are the #5 fastest growing company among the Silicon Valley Top 50 technology firms. Our unprecedented global expansion has provided us with the opportunity to offer a large number of new positions to the technology community. We seek talented, passionate, and committed engineers, technologists, and business leaders to join us.

Job Summary:

Come join the R&D Lab at Supermicro, and enjoy this win-win career opportunity to improve the quality and reliability of Supermicro server systems! In this role, you will contribute to the system validation process and provide valuable support to our projects while working with a group of enthusiastic team members.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • • Work with validation engineers and internal customers to ensure that systems under test meet all  validation entrance criteria and requirements during product development stages

    • Help perform pretest tasks, such as updating firmware, installing OS and verifying system components


    • Assist test preparation and troubleshooting issues in house or at third-party labs

    • Help conduct engineering/research projects and required failure analyses

    • Assist with lab resource coordination and test equipment maintenance and calibration

    • Continuously seek ways to streamline and improve the system validation process


  • Technical school certificate, associate’s degree. College degree is a plus

    • One year of related working experience in consumer electronics, computer or server industry preferred

    • Proficient in Windows or Linux (preferred)

    • Must be a team player

    • Self-motivated and eager to learn

    • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

    • Ability to set priorities, multi-task, resolve problems and manage time wisely


Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

• Standing, walking, sitting, talking/listening, crouching or crawling, reaching with hands and arms

• Lift, carry, push and pull in excess of 25 pounds

• Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, climb and balance

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job:

• Office, lab or warehouse environment setting shared with other staff members.

• Wet humid conditions, extreme heat or cold (weather), outdoor weather conditions.

EEO Statement

Supermicro is an Equal Opportunity Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Supermicro to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or special disabled veteran, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or any other legally protected status.

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