Software Test Developer

Posted date: Jan 13, 2022

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Company: Ericsson

Our Exciting Opportunity


Passionate about what the future holds within OSS Analytics & Assurance? Looking for the next step in your career? Do you want to be part of breaking new grounds in Analytics & Assurance together with your team and colleagues? Then this is the time to let us know!


You will work closely with other Software Test Developers, Product Development and PLM to Determine the release readiness of a complex microservice system.  Activities might range from creating, implementing automated & manual tests, analyze test results, and reporting on testing status. Our goal is to automate whenever possible, but somethings still require manual verification. Our focus is on Lean and Agile ways of working. We organize in cross functional development teams in which continuous improvement, innovation and knowledge sharing is part of the daily work.



You will

  • Assists developers in the effective and efficient resolution of issues
  • Define, setup, and run manual and automated tests, then analyze and characterize the results
  • Development/maintenance of tool sets, including, but not limited to; Python scripts, Robotframework, Web Drive IO, K6 load testing tools, manual tests and Grafana dashboards.
  • Look for optimization opportunities across multiple technology layers, and characterize impact of same
  • Collaborate with the Product Development teams and other Product Owners to understand the requirements and develop and manage the test scenarios for all the new development projects
  • Communicate, prioritize, and track test execution, defects, and issues appropriately and recommend corrective action whenever required.
  • Deliver quality products by thoroughly testing throughout all phases of development life cycle (Regression & Non-Functional testing) using a combination of testing methods.




To be successful in the role you must have

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or related field 3 to 5 years in software development or related field
  • Extensive experience with enterprise Linux applications
  • Experience with scripting languages, (Python, Bash)
  • Experience with cloud native applications (Microservices, Docker, Helm, Kubernetes) this is a must
  • One of these is required AWS, Azure & Google Cloud
  • Experience working and developing in an Agile environment is an asset
  • Good understanding of software applications and the interdependencies of hardware and software configuration
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving, interpersonal and time management skills



COVID Policy:


The health, safety and well-being of our employees is our priority. Successful applicants will be required to disclose their vaccination status prior to employment. Except for those positions designated as 100% remote, successful applicants who did not provide the required proof of vaccination will be required to test weekly and wear masks at all Ericsson and customer facilities. This includes employees with medical or religious exemptions with testing as an accommodation.  Compliance with government and customer requirements regarding vaccination may preclude unvaccinated applicants from employment for a particular job.




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