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Actalent Test Automation Developer in Ottawa, Ontario


The Architecture and Software Platform group is responsible for the software platform that enables connectivity and advanced application features within next generation vehicles. The team is designing and building the next generation software platform for the vehicle architecture structured around high performance compute clusters and zonal aggregators.

Working as a member of this team, the successful candidate will be involved in testing of cutting edge embedded software, working on system components that either provide enabling frameworks or additional functional services above the operating system services and drivers.

Primary responsibilities will include developing and executing functional and integration test plans for all components owned by the Software Platform group. Automated test execution is a critical part of the overall test coverage which requires the candidate to have working knowledge of Python scripting. The candidate will work as part of a high performing team and will be encouraged to contribute ideas and solutions as part of their daily work. This position will provide the candidate with the unique opportunity to gain experience in helping to deliver cutting edge software and services with an industry leader.

This person will be testing OS software/embedded systems such as Linux, QNX, or Android.


• Analyzing product requirements

• Cross-functional collaboration with teams to design test plans and test setups for software solutions that span multiple domains.

• Test Automation development in python

• Test failure analysis

• Test coverage analysis


Automation, Python, embedded software, linux, test automation, virtual machine, automotive software, C++, Jira, Appium, Software testing, Mobile device

Top Skills Details:

Automation, Python, embedded software, linux, test automation

Additional Skills & Qualifications:


• A Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or a related field.

• 3-5 years of software testing experience on embedded, mobile, or consumer electronic platforms

• Test Automation experience in Python

À propos d'Actalent:

Actalent relie la passion à la mission. Nos solutions de candidats talentueux et la performance de nos services produisent la valeur et les résultats, tout en apportant la compétence qui permet à nos clients de réaliser plus. Nos experts situés dans le monde entier inspirent au quotidien. Nous soutenons les initiatives essentielles en ingénierie et en sciences, par les expériences qui favorisent un développement continu. La différence, c’est nos gens. Actalent est une société d’exploitation d’Allegis Group, leader mondial des solutions de candidats talentueux.

L’entreprise souscrit au principe d’égalité d’accès à l’emploi et prendra en compte toutes les candidatures sans distinction de race, sexe, âge, couleur, religion, nationalité, statut de vétéran, handicap, orientation sexuelle, identité sexuelle, information génétique ou toute autre distinction protégée par la loi.

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.