Location : Bucharest, Romania
The people we all rely on to make the world go round they rely on Thales. Thales rely on its employees to invent the future : right here, right now.
Present in Romania for over 40 years, Thales is expanding its presence in the country by growing its Digital capabilities and by developing a Group Engineering Competence Centre (ECC).
Operating from Bucharest, Thales delivers solutions in a number of core businesses, from ground transportation, space and defence, to security and aeronautics.
Several professional opportunities have arisen. If you are looking for the solidity of a Global Group that is at the forefront of innovation, but with the agility of a human structure that tailors to the personal development of its employees and allows opportunities for evolution in an international environment, then this is the place for you!
Senior Automation Testing Engineer for Space Business
Thales Systems Romania (TSR) is now developing its capacities in Sw development for Space applications in collaboration with Thales Alenia Space (TAS).
Thales Alenia Space develops the ground segment of MTG (Meteosat Third Generation) project, satellite dedicated to meteorology forecast.
Thales Alenia Space Software Competence Center is in charge of the Instrument Data Processing Facility (IDPF).
This processing threats a large amount of data (5 TB per day) and uses high performance computation algorithms with high technical constraints (timeliness, data rate, storage)
Thales Systems Romania will be responsible of the development, integration and test of the MTG product according to Agile methodology (SCRUM).
JOB SUMMARY :
Responsible for the verification activities for the MTG IDPF PI product
Establish detailed planning of IVV activities including documentation and review as well as follow-up activities
Coordinate, perform and support verification activities
Synchronize with TAS-FR Project Manager, development team
Maintain project relationship with EUMETSAT
Collaborate with PM for the preparation of progress reports and progress meetings
IVV related risks management
Produce and maintain the documentation related to verification and test activities
Review the documentation and attend reviews concerning software data-packages
CANDIDATES THAT WOULD IMPRESS US
YOUR PROFILE :
You have a passion for technology; you enjoy constantly developing your skills
You are resourceful, innovative and solution oriented
You are able to adapt and react to change
You want your work to have a purpose
You want to be recognized as a good team player while enjoying working in autonomy and being empowered
Finally, you like challenges and are willing to grow a global engineering competence center in Romania - you are the person we are looking for!
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or similar;
Work experience in Agile software development processes;
Project and test management skills
Good customer relationship
Foundation in software engineering processes and best practices;
Ability to understand and interpret product specifications
Experience with Robot Framework
Knowledge of computer networks and operating systems fundamentals
Experience in Unit Test methodology
Committed to the highest levels of quality
Intercultural communication, including the empathy to work in an international team;
Good problem solving and diagnostic skills
Solution oriented while being open to embrace new technologies
Flexibility and availability to travel abroad from time to time;
Highly proficient in spoken and written English
WOULD BE A PLUS :
Knowledge in IVV and Maintenance activities for Ground Segment Observation Systems
Programming skills in Java / other
Scripting Languages (Bash, Perl, Groovy)
Knowledge of JIRA, Git
Testing of complex software systems under usage of technical means like simulators and scripting languages
LIFE AS A THALES SOFTWARE ENGINEER
As a software engineer within Thales in Romania, you can work in the fields of ground transportation, space, aerospace, security or defence applications.
You work within in a scrum team with other software developers and testing engineers, in Agile mode
You contribute to the requirement definition, to the creation, automation and implementation of Test cases
You enjoy playing video games or tennis table with your colleagues during a break
You test and integrate
You will make estimations and give inputs for the planning together with the team members
Your peers are recognised experts in the field - They will help you get up to speed and will gladly devote time to support your development
YOUR CAREER AT THALES
Joining Thales, you will integrate into a tight-knit team working in an international and friendly environment. Thanks to various teams working on multiple fields and domains, all located in Bucharest, you will be able to evolve and grow your competences in different areas.
Room for and attention to personal development
The opportunity to grow within the organisation, for instance on a technical, managerial or international level, within the various markets Thales is working in
YOUR IMMEDIATE BENEFITS
24 holiday days a year
A good work-life balance which includes flexible working hours and work from home options
A comprehensive compensation and benefit package including medical coverage
YOUR WORKING LOCATION IN ROMANIA :
Hosted in the new state-of-the-art Orhideea Towers, our Bucharest site is home to over 400 employees working across the various Thales businesses.
A modern facility with views of the city, we are across the street from Grozavesti subway station and tram stop.
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!