Software Quality Automation Engineer

  • New Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
  • Full Time
  • Mid Level

About Affectiva

Affectiva, a Smart Eye company, is on a mission to humanize technology. An MIT Media Lab spin-off, Affectiva created and defined the Emotion AI and Human Perception AI categories. Built on deep learning, computer vision, speech science and massive amounts of real-world data, Affectiva’s technology can detect nuanced human emotions, complex cognitive states, activities, interactions and objects people use. In the media industry, Affectiva’s technology is used by 2/3 of the world’s largest advertisers to research consumer engagement with ads, videos and TV programming. In the automotive industry, Affectiva’s Interior Sensing AI is enabling leading car manufacturers, fleet managers and ridesharing companies to build next-generation mobility that understands the state of the driver, the cabin and the occupants in it.

Software Quality Automation Engineer

As a Software Quality Automation Engineer, you will be an integral part of the SDK team, working to improve and implement our software quality engineering. This Software QE role consists of mostly writing automated tests to extend our current automation test suite.  Programming skills are required for automation script writing. The ability to juggle varied requirements with the different development teams is essential. Must be able to work independently without daily supervision.


Test all aspects of the SDK, including function/component, system, performance, regression and service.

  • Writing/Modifying test automation scripts
  • Execute test plans with diligence and care. Perform ad hoc testing as need be.
  • Document test plans, test cases, test tools, test processes, and test results (internal and customer-facing) for presentation to stakeholders
  • Daily communication with local and remote teams
  • Report open/fixed bugs along with each customer deliverable




  • Strong automation script writing skills
  • 2-5 years python or other scripting language experience
  • Strong SQL script writing and execution skills

Skills and Technologies

Must Have

  • 2 - 5 years professional software development
  • A test-oriented mindset with a strong attention to detail

Nice to Have

  • AWS or other cloud computing knowledge
  • ASIL functional safety knowledge/experience
  • ASPICE automotive coding best practice experience


  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or Software Engineering or equivalent
  • 2-5 years QA development experience
  • Agile development environment experience
  • Working with remote teams

Additional Information and Company Benefits:

  • Full Time Position located in 5th settlement - New Cairo - Egypt
  • Competitive Benefits Package including
  • Social Insurance
  • Casual Startup office culture, collaborative office space
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Complimentary snacks and drinks, and lunch provided once a week

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 



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