Digital and Software Test Engineer

Codan Limited

July 14, 2015

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
Company Overview: 

Codan Limited designs and manufactures a range of high value added electronics products for global government, business, aid & humanitarian, public safety and security markets.

Job Summary: 

We are going through some exciting growth and will be expanding our engineering team.  Currently, we are recruiting for a full time Digital and Software Test Engineer to be located in Victoria, British Columbia.  

The key responsibility of this role is to design and implement automated test processes for the purpose of functional verification and validation of digital hardware and software in Codan’s LMR communications products.  

Other responsibilities include:

  • Define test requirements
  • Develop test jigs, interfaces, software and databases.  
  • Enhance test process capability
  • Liaise with Design Engineers, Project Managers, Production and sub-contractors to produce test strategies  
  • Liaise with design teams in supporting Design Improvements

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Software Engineering.
  • 5+ years’ experience in design, implementation and execution of digital hardware and software automated test process 
  • Experienced with Linux operating systems and coding in .NET and  Python
  • Experienced with SQL and Relational Databases
  • Familiarity with electronic and software test methods,  RF test equipment and standards
  • Effective at circuit level trouble shooting
  • Familiar with TCP/IP networking
  • Understanding of Agile methodology and development
  • Good oral and written communication skills 
  • Problem solving and lateral thinking
How To Apply: 

We offer competitive salaries, benefit & retirement plans and much more. This is a unique opportunity for a high performing individual who strives for quality and timely outcomes.

Interested candidates should apply in confidence to:  

Please indicate “Digital and Software Test Engineer” in the subject line.  

We would like to thank all interested applicants. Please note that only those selected for the interview process will be contacted.