At General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada, Canada’s premiere defence company, innovation happens on a daily basis. We develop and deliver highly-complex leading edge technology, products and systems that make important contributions to our customer’s success in land, airborne, maritime and public safety applications. The challenges and opportunities are endless.The results – incredible.
Our employees are exceptional. We are proud to employ more than 1,100 talented individuals across Canada. Working in a collaborative environment, our employees are encouraged daily to contribute their technical knowledge and expertise. Our employees are passionate, dedicated, and conscientious about the work they do which results in our ability to deliver the highest value, customized solutions in order to meet the most demanding requirements.
An excellent opportunity for a software developer to join a team of engineers working on a Military Communications System. The purpose of this position is to research, plan, design, and deliver a test automation framework to automate testing of software and firmware products that are under development by the team. The developers and testers will use the framework to create the test automation scripts.The successful candidate will work with the developers and testers to oversee the rollout of the end to end test automation solution.
Some test scripts have been written by the test team using Robot Framework and Python. These tests are manually run by the test team. The successful candidate will determine how the existing scripts can be leveraged in the test automation system, expand on the limited set of automation testing, and build the knowledge and skill base of the existing testing team. The successful candidate will work towards creating an automated testing environment that can be tied into our build servers, run new builds, and provide current regular reports on the health of the system.
In addition to the more generic developer skill sets such as testing and writing test automation scripts, the candidate will possess a repertoire of skills related to the setup and roll out of a test automation framework.
The responsibilities and range of activities will vary, but in general include:
Required Skills & Experience
Minimum 10 year consecutive residence in Canada – for Canadian Secret Security Clearance
Applicants will be required to obtain/hold a valid and current Canadian security clearance to gain access to the classified spaces, information and equipment in order to perform the work associated with this position.
General Dynamics Mission Systems – Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. Workplace accommodations are available.