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Test Engineer

Job ID: R0108634 Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Full time, Regular Employment
Location: Ottawa, Canada

Dans des marchés en rapide évolution, les clients à travers le monde font confiance à Thales. Thales est une entreprise où les personnes les plus brillantes du monde entier se regroupent pour mettre en commun leurs idées et ainsi s'inspirer mutuellement. Dans tous les secteurs où œuvre Thales, notamment l’aérospatiale, le transport, la défense, la sécurité et l'espace, nos équipes d’architectes conçoivent des solutions innovantes qui rendent demain possible dès aujourd’hui.

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.

We are currently looking for a Test Engineer to join our team in Ottawa, ON!


  • Design, implement and execute test cases and scripts to validate functionalities, use cases, load and performance of the solution including end to end testing in a real environment.
  • Perform first level of investigation on failed tests in order to identify root cause.
  • Design and implement automated tests using SpecFlow and Gherkin language.
  • Support and maintain up-to-date necessary environments for testing like integration by deploying new release.
  • Continuously Interface with the geographically distributed teams in Ottawa, Austin, and Noida.
  • Actively participate and contribute to the QA community on topics like test strategies, improvement to automation, explore new frameworks, practices, technologies about testing, deployment and monitoring.
  • Follow the agile methodology used for the project. This includes validation of user stories and creation of corresponding tasks to help create a robust system based on user-centric design. .
  • Archive validation project source code in Github, documentation in Confluence and utilize Jira for task and issue tracking.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 5 years of industry experience validating web applications using .NET or Java based platform
  • 3 years of demonstrated experience utilizing continuous integration tool Jenkins
  • 3 years of experience running load and performance tests using JMeter/ or similar tools.
  • 3 years of experience in using standard scripting languages and validation tools: Python, Selenium, and Java script, shell script, C# .Net, any other scripting language & tool.
  • 2 years of experience in implementing automation tests using SpecFlow (or some other similar framework) and Gherkin Language.
  • Experienced in web services, web standards; SOAP, REST, HTML/CSS/JavaScript.
  • Experienced in Agile software development methodology.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or other relevant field of study. BE/B. Tech/ M. Tech/MCA or Equivalent degree
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in working with strong authentication solutions using OTP or identity management solution is a plus.
  • Experience in working with public cloud environment (AWS, GCP) and related technologies (OCP, K8s, helm, ansible) is a plus
  • Ability to effectively communicate test, specification and implementation details.
  • Occasional flexibility to work outside of normal business hours to collaborate with remote teams.
  • Scaled Agile Fremework(SAFe) environment experience is a plus.
  • Proven ability to work independently on assigned tasks.

Chez Thales, nous proposons des CARRIÈRES passionnantes, pas de simples emplois. Fort de ses 80 000 collaborateurs dans 68 pays, Thales a mis en place une politique de mobilité permettant, chaque année, à des milliers d'employés de faire progresser leur carrière tant dans leur domaine d’expertise que dans de nouveaux domaines de compétences, cela aussi bien dans leur pays d’origine qu’à l'étranger. Ensemble, nous pensons qu’adopter une politique de flexibilité est une manière plus actuelle de travailler. C’est ici que commence votre parcours exceptionnel, postulez sans tarder!

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!

Thales s’engage à promouvoir un lieu de travail diversifié et inclusif pour tous. Thales s’engage à fournir des accommodements à toute les étapes du processus de recrutement. Les candidats retenus pour une entrevue qui ont besoin d’accommodement sont priés d’en informer à la suite de l’invitation pour une entrevue. Nous travaillerons avec vous pour répondre à vos besoins. Toutes les informations relatives à l'accommodement fourni seront traitées de manière confidentielle et utilisées uniquement dans le but de fournir une expérience de candidat accessible.

Thales is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. Thales is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the interview process. Applicants selected for an interview who require accommodation are asked to advise accordingly upon the invitation for an interview. We will work with you to meet your needs. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.

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