Senior Test Automation Engineer - Victoria

Company: Thales Australia Limited
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Location: Victoria, Australia
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We're inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.

About OneSKY

The OneSky Australia Project is first of its kind in the world, the high-profile nature of the project garners excitement and innovation. The integration of civilian and military Air Traffic Management Systems (CMATS) through   common   operational   and technical   requirements will improve safety, security, interoperability and sustainment. It will also improve efficiency, capacity and support harmonised Air Traffic Management processes and procedures for collaborative flow management and dynamic flexible use of airspace.

About the Role

The IVVA (Integration, Verification, Validation and Acceptance) Automation Test Engineer will evaluate and implement a Test automation strategy and frameworks at System level. Lead the automation activities and provide guidance on automation testing approach for both System Integration and Verification activities. Playing a key role in helping the IVVA department to maintain quality level of our deliverables, and maturity of the department itself.

Your will bring to the Role

Knowledge and strong experience of automation implementation and practices at System level (3+ years)

Experience working in a multi-disciplined engineering environment (1 year +)

Experience in engineering analysis, design and testing activities

Experience in System Integration and/or testing activities

Skills in UNIX/Linux and Windows Operating Systems (3+ years)

Programming skills in Python, Perl, Batch, Shell-scripting (3+ years)

Degree in Engineering, IT or a related discipline and relevant industrial experience in systems engineering or communication systems

Experience of large, complex, real time software-based systems and automation technologies

Experience with Ansible, Jenkins, QFTest, Puppet, Chef

Experience with the use of Test and Requirement Management System (e.g. DOORS)

Experience with the use of Configuration and Defect Management System (e.g. JIRA, Git)

Background in software and establishing automation and test campaigns

Desirable knowledge of Traffic Management systems (e.g. Air, Rail, Military)

As the IVVA Automation Test Engineer working on the

OneSKY Project provides you with the opportunity to work with cut edge technologies including AI to revitalising this first of its kinds project. You will be focused on delivery, improving systems integration and collaborating within a high performing team of professionals. In return we give you:

Flexible working arrangements

Health Insurance options

Career break opportunities

Mentoring and coaching for development 

Globally marketable skills and opportunities

Responsibilities of the Role

Evaluate the automation test strategy and framework to be used across multiple systems

Automate the manual test cases to most achievable level to reduce manual efforts and increase product stability.

Identification of the automation scope, Preparation of automation test strategy, automation test plan and automation test execution to ensure feature testing is completed well within the committed timelines.

Use test-driven methodologies and automation in the design and development phase to ensure quality

Identification, Creation of test cases in accordance with the automation test plan

If this sounds like you we would love to hear from you, please click on apply and we will look forward to reviewing your great skills and experience relevant to the role.

Good to Know

You'll get an email acknowledgement after you've applied, Thales strives to provide a personalised experience for all suitable applicants. 

Prior to offer you'll complete a pre-employment police check.

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Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace.

Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage flexible working.

Work Day: Full Time
Employment type: Permanent Job
Salary: Negotiable

Minimal experience: No experience

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