As a software test engineer you will work in multidisciplinary Agile teams. These teams design, develop and test the infrastructure platform for the combat management systems, the radar systems and the optical sensor systems. The teams are responsible for the entire development chain – from requirements analysis, development, testing, validation to demonstrating the current status of the product. Thales highly values the application of modern technologies and methodologies.
If you have a passion for technology, you enjoy constantly developing your skills and you are interested in working on Naval Command & Control systems, then you are the person we need.
We are looking for a experienced tester, who has >5 years experience and enjoys designing and implementing (automated) test environments used to validate and qualify mission critical infrastructure used by armed forces all over the world. Infrastructure test engineers compliment the application test engineers and together they ensure the solution delivered to the customer meets all requirements.
Relevant technologies include Linux, Cisco networking equipment and Java. You should be familiar with software development tooling such as GIT, Jenkins and Jira. Knowledge of container virtualization and/or testing frameworks such as Sikuli, Selenium or Cucumber is a pre.
You must hold a HBO or WO degree in computer science, electrical engineering or comparable. ISTQB certification is an advantage.
An important requirement to fulfil this role is the ability to communicate efficiently in English, both verbally and written.
- An interesting job in a high tech environment;
- A lot of room for your personal development and own initiatives;
- The option to grow within the organization in different directions including within engineering, into management, commercially or internationally;
- An open and flexible working environment where work-life balance is considered very important.
Company profile Thales Nederland
The people we all rely on to make the world go round – they rely on Thales. In a world that is increasingly fast-moving, unpredictable and full of opportunities, they come to us with big ambitions: to make life better and to keep you safer. Combining a unique diversity of expertise, talents and cultures, our employees design and deliver extraordinary high-tech solutions. With 68.000 talents working in 54 countries, 2000 employees are based in the Netherlands. We are one of the biggest high-tech employers in the field of safety and security.
We help our customers think smarter and act faster in the fields of transportation, defence , space, aerospace and cyberspace, mastering ever-greater complexity and every decisive moment along the way. We are therefore leading the digital transformation, focusing on artificial intelligence, big-data & data analytics, connectivity, mobility and internet of things and cybersecurity.
In the Netherlands, we are located in four cities: Huizen, Delft, Eindhoven and Hengelo (HQ). Together with an extensive ecosystem of knowledge partners, customers and suppliers, we work on radars for naval vessels, cyber security solutions, transportation systems, communication equipment for land forces, cryogenic cooling solutions, research & development for radar tech (in collaboration with TU Delft) and research & development for serious gaming (in collaboration with the University of Twente).
Within the Engineering cluster the applications department is responsible for the development of combat and information management systems for navy ships, integration with sensor- and weapon systems as well as the development of sensor processing applications. These complex systems contain advanced solutions for information processing, information management and the user interaction with both sensor- and weapon systems. Our product offers essential support for missions varying from anti-piracy to ballistic missile defense.
For the applications engineering platform team Thales is looking for a talented
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