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At Rambus, we are turning incredible possibilities into everyday reality by helping to deliver the innovations that greatly impact the world we live in. We create leading-edge semiconductor and IP products, spanning memory and interfaces to security to smart sensors and lighting. Our products are integrated into tens of billions of devices and systems around the globe, running critical applications for Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), mobile, consumer and media platforms.

And our history runs deep – we have been a staple in Silicon Valley for the past 25 years and are continually anticipating key technology trends and are developing innovations that drive market changes. From a pure IP provider to becoming a fabless chipmaker, Rambus is evolving to address critical challenges in the semiconductor industry.

As a dynamic organization, we are always seeking to hire exceptional talent to join some of the brightest inventors and engineers in the world to explore their passions to develop products that have real life impact. As well, Rambus benefits are among the most comprehensive and competitive in Silicon Valley.

The Rambus Security Division (RSD) is dedicated to providing a secure foundation for a connected world. Integrating technologies from Cryptography Research, Bell ID and Ecebs, our innovative solutions span areas including tamper resistance, content and media protection, network security, mobile payment, smart ticketing, and trusted transaction services. Our technologies protect nearly nine billion licensed products annually, providing secure access to data and creating an economy of digital trust between our customers and their customer base. As a premier provider of security solutions, the Rambus Security Division focuses on market sectors that present opportunities for rapid deployment of innovative technologies to meet consumer needs.





  • Participate in product spec/design reviews to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules, or potential problems regarding testability. Provide feedback and recommendations to developers on software usability and functionality.
  • Develop or specify standards, methods, or procedures to determine product quality or release readiness for an enterprise scale software application.
  • create functional, stress, performance and system test plan , work closely with software developers and product team to prioritize the test implementation and execution.
  • Design detailed test plans, scenarios, scripts, or procedures of software and production data in a secure environment.
  • Perform a detailed and thorough diagnosis of Scale Tests.
  • Maintain documentation of test plans and their results using a test case management system or similar tools.
  • Log software defects using a bug tracking system and triage ; work closely with software developers to analyze the defects and track them to resolution.
  • Actively involved in automation framework including core libraries development using programming languages such as Python or Java.
  • Engages effectively with software developers to understand technical concepts. Comfortable providing product requirements input to make applications more testable and more robust.



  • Passion for product quality , improvement and Performance.
  • BS/MS in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, or related degree preferred; but substantial, relevant, outstanding work experience may substitute in some cases.
  • At least 5 years of experience in Software Quality assurance having experience in applying testing methodologies, create test plans and execute and automate test suites.
  • 6 years of overall experience in software development or testing with exposure to the full product development lifecycle - from requirements through post-release.
  • 7+ years of experience Java or Python coding skills and experience in developing test libraries and cross platform automation frameworks.
  • Experience on Scale Testing is a big plus.
  • Successful record designing, implementing and managing structured test automation.
  • Experience with open source automation tools ( JUnit, TestNG, GTest, Grinder, JMeter).
  • Experience in testing some of all of the following products:
    • High volume transactional production systems.
    • large scale homogenous or heterogeneous distributed systems with high availability requirements on virtual and physical clusters.
    • applications running on an appliance.
    • embedded security and applied cryptography.
    • Experience with testing and debugging large-scale distributed systems with high availability requirements.
  • Experience in web-based UI automation a plus.
  • Experience with code coverage tools is a big plus.
  • Experience with Perforce, Git, Maven, Ant a plus.
  • Experience with VM Environment is a huge plus.
  • Experience with integration of automation framework and continuous integration systems.
  • Experience with testing SOAP/REST or xml-based web services a plus.
  • Experience in performance engineering a big plus.



Rambus offers an extremely competitive compensation package, which includes a strong base salary, bonus, equity, matching 401(k), employee stock purchase plan, comprehensive medical and dental benefits, time-off program and gym membership.

Rambus creates cutting-edge semiconductor and IP products, spanning memory and interfaces to security, smart sensors and lighting. Our chips, customizable IP cores, architecture licenses, tools, services, training and innovations improve the competitive advantage of our customers. We collaborate with the industry, partnering with leading ASIC and SoC designers, foundries, IP developers, EDA companies and validation labs. Our products are integrated into tens of billions of devices and systems, powering and securing diverse applications, including Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), mobile, consumer and media platforms. At Rambus, we are makers of better. For more information about Rambus, visit For additional information on life at Rambus and our current openings, check out



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