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Software Test Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$84,412
$10,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$94,412
Total Compensation
Median: $84K
Min: $61K
Max: $120K

How Much Does a Software Test Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer in Austin is $84,412. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Austin is $10,000. The average total compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Austin is $94,412. Software Test Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Software Test Engineer employees in Austin.

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Software Test Engineer jobs in Austin
10

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Austin
3 weeks ago
+13
As a Software Developer Engineer in Test, you will write code to test our services for functionality and performance, to aid in our goal of making security easy for our users. You will do this in an environment where continuous integration is in place and code is actually released every two weeks. You will partner with dev and the product team to bake in quality at each step of the SDLC. You will define, measure and publish metrics to measure product quality and help the team improve them. You will understand priorities and risks and help focus our quality efforts on where they matter the most.

Software Engineer in Test

Austin
1 week ago
+30
Participate in requirements validation, high level design and code reviews. Create and maintain test plans and test strategy. Thoroughly test the product via manual and automated means. Maintain automated regression tests. Identify and document software defects and collaborate with developers to verify fixes. Review and contribute to customer facing documentation.

Software Engineer in Test

Austin
3 weeks ago
+22
AffiniPay is looking for a Quality Engineer that is passionate about building great automation systems and delivering high quality code into production. Our ideal candidate will have strong experience with building automated test suites and running continuous integration systems for web-based applications and APIs. You will also be responsible for developing QA procedures, testing of software and reporting on the quality of the current builds. This role will expose you to all aspects of the software stack and will expose you to many cutting edge frameworks/tools. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join a growing company as part of a fast-paced, agile engineering team.

Lead Software Engineer in Test

Austin
16 hours ago
+30
You will be part of an exciting and challenging project connecting legacy LDAP interfaces to modern language- agnostic REST APIs. You are expected to have experience with the full software life cycle from the QA perspective. You are a curious, motivated self-starter with deep technical expertise.

Software Development Engineer in Test

Austin
1 week ago
+36
 Verify component, system integration and application level features and functionality to ensure our reliability, accuracy and performance reaches our standards for quality. Review engineering technical design documents and requirements. Provide plan and strategy about how and where to build in testability. Increase and improve our automated test coverage. Contribute to existing tools, frameworks and related solutions. Leverage new open source solutions to build new tools that test things in new ways. Improve our delivered product quality across our entire platform and applications. Collaborate on determining root cause of production outages and adding quality improvements to prevent outages in the future. Ability to create and maintain test infrastructure. Built the frameworks and packages required to implement automation.

Software Development Engineer in Test - Sensor

Austin
1 week ago
+36
The ideal SDET candidate must have demonstrated passion to find bugs -- i.e. they must like breaking software as much as writing code! They also must have demonstrated ability to write high-quality code in C or C++ and scripting languages like Python. Experience on Unix or Linux with code that has high reliability requirements; code that needs to pay attention to low-level operating characteristics (memory usage, efficient performance, correct conformance to external standards) is also highly desired.

Software Development Engineer in Test - Linux

Austin
2 weeks ago
+36
Analyze complex software features, and build effective test strategies and test design. Build useful tools, frameworks, and test setup to use for developing tests effectively; the goal is to minimize manual testing and for the team to write automated tests for the product. Identify and write specialized tests necessary that are not feature-specific but are still important to ensure the quality of the system as a whole – performance, scalability, limits etc. Debug bugs found through test or customer cases to identify root cause and use the input to improve tests. Work collaboratively with product and release management to control risk, improve quality, and streamline our release cycles. Rigorous product and test code reviews with an eye towards improving the security and robustness of the system as a whole.

Associate, Software Development Engineer in Test (Recent College Grad!)

Austin
2 weeks ago
+20
As an associate software engineer in our test team, you will be responsible for the design and implementation of test automation, frameworks, and tools used against the CCCIS suite of software and analytics solutions. The ideal candidate loves working in a team environment with experienced product owners and developers to find creative ways to address customer needs.  Candidates who have an insatiable appetite for learning and technical challenges and keep abreast of the latest cloud-based tools and technologies thrive in our team. They bring new ideas to consistently move our methodologies forward and lead by example in efficiently delivering high quality software and code review feedback. Successful candidates will also have strong technical skills, be self-motivated, and demonstrate the willingness to own and drive problems to resolution both inside and outside of their core areas of responsibility.

Senior Test Engineer - SSL

Austin
1 week ago
+22
NSS Labs is seeking a Senior Test Engineer in Austin, Texas to interact directly with vendors to generate, analyze, and document performance and security metrics for many different security products. This position works closely with many functions within the company to develop new tests, build out and maintain new test environments, and execute and maintain existing tests. As the expert responsible for testing a security technology from harness concept through to operation and maintenance, this individual will support the objective, scientific, fact-based approach to testing enterprise security technologies that the market has grown to respect and depend on.

Software Development Engineer In Test

Austin
1 week ago
The main focus of the Software Development Engineer in Test role will be to ensure the quality of the Stoplight products being delivered to our customers remains exceptional. This role will work directly with single or multiple scrum teams and will be involved in inter-sprint testing and release validation. This role will involve aspects of traditional Quality Assurance (writing test plans/strategies, maintaining a test case repository,

Software Test Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Software Test Engineer salary ranges in Austin are $70k - $80k and $80k - $90k.

Average Software Test Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Test Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $104,000 on average.

Software Test Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Test Engineer salary for women is $68,000 and the average Software Test Engineer salary for men is $94,600.

Software Test Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $103,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $63,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,364
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $78,470
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer $81,804
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $84,412
Min: $61K
Max: $120K
Data Engineer $101,227
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Android Developer $103,125
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Automation Engineer $104,947
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Software Engineer $106,588
Min: $65K
Max: $188K
Sales Engineer $106,833
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
iOS Developer $107,731
Min: $85K
Max: $120K
DevOps Engineer $112,164
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Security Engineer $116,913
Min: $81K
Max: $170K
Data Architect $128,500
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $132,803
Min: $64K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $143,263
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $151,926
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $166,000
Min: $140K
Max: $205K
Vice President of Engineering $216,143
Min: $164K
Max: $250K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $254,643
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

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Skills that affect Software Test Engineer salaries in Austin

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Python
2% have this skill
2
QA
2% have this skill
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C#
2% have this skill
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SQL
2% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill
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.NET
1% have this skill

Recent Software Test Engineer salaries in Austin

$63,000
Yearly Salary
A SDET reported a yearly salary of $63,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Austin
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior SDET reported a yearly salary of $120,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Austin
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$103,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $103,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $104,000
51-200 Employees
Austin
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $83,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$61,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $61,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$69,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $69,000
500+ Employees
Austin
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