Skip Navigation

Thales Careers

Search our jobs, use specific search options to find the perfect match

Menu

QA Validation Engineer

Job ID: R0120030 Location: Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Regular Employment, Full time
Location: Madrid, Spain

Thales people architect identity management and data protection solutions at the heart of digital security. Business and governments rely on us to bring trust to the billons of digital interactions they have with people. Our technologies and services help banks exchange funds, people cross borders, energy become smarter and much more. More than 30,000 organizations already rely on us to verify the identities of people and things, grant access to digital services, analyze vast quantities of information and encrypt data to make the connected world more secure.

Thales in Spain is a leader in technological solutions applied to Defence, Aeronautics, Security, Transportation and Space and, furthermore, is a global centre for excellence in Space, Security of Critical Infrastructures and Transportation. With a turnover of €320 million and a staff of 1,200, it exports approximately 40% of its total production principally to the Middle East, North Africa and Latin America.

With the massive surge of electronic travel documents and national eID cards, Thales Digital & Security global business Unit is supporting border agencies, government authorities and airports to exploit technology convergence to gain consistent, comprehensive border, visa management and document verification worldwide,  that will:

  • Deliver seamless travel with border control applications
  • Offer convenience for travelers for fast and secure border crossing
  • Improve border intelligence for detection and prevention, including some of the most disruptive new technologies like biometrics, machine learning, or micro services.

If you’re looking for new opportunities, ready to join a high-skilled multicultural team, willing to travel (up to 30% of your time on certain peaks),  we are now seeking a QA Software Engineer to join our Platform and Services Delivery team in Madrid.

A week in the life of a QA Software Engineer:

  • You validate the products and components (applications, libraries, system and solutions; either purely software or combining software and hardware) and integration in customer environment.
  • You define the integration strategy and participate in the acceptance test plan writing
  • You will cooperate with developers in order to reproduce, identify and isolate the issues
  • You prepare training material for administration and operation of the solution, provide training material to trainers or end-users

To succeed at this job, you must have experience with:

  • Test management and bug reporting in JIRA
  • Executing testing campaign
  • Non-functional testing types (performance, load, stress, etc.) using tools like JMeter or SOAP UI
  • Experience with Server backend technologies: Application servers, Databases and Web Services SOAP/REST
  • You must be fluent in English (B2+) and Spanish.

We would appreciate if you have at least 2 of these skills:

  • Testing experience with ATDD or BDD.
  • Integration with Jenkins
  • Scripting language for automatic tests (e.g., Python).
  • Testing with Docker envirnoments
  • ELK stack (Kibana, Elasticsearch y Logstash) concepts and if posible experience in the validation
  • Deployment and testing in an Applications server (JBoss/wildfly, WebSphere, GlassFish…)
  • Good knowledge of SQL and Database servers (at least one among Oracle, SQL Server or Maria DB).

​Thales is a company committed to equal opportunities between women and men, and for this reason, we work to raise awareness and disseminate information on the subject both internally and externally.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!


< Go Back to results

About our location

Madrid, Spain