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Test Automation Developer – Electronic Warfare

Tampere, Finland
Closing date: 26 March 2023

Do you like the challenges in automated product test development with state of the art products? Saab Technology Center is now further expanding its development unit in Tampere and is seeking a highly motivated Test Automation Developer to build automated product test solutions for complex electronic warfare systems.

Your role

As a Test Automation Developer role you are responsible of developing automated test solutions for complex electronic warfare systems. You work closely with experienced R&D engineers (RF, HW, SW) to ensure that the developed test automation solutions fulfill performance expectations and meet the required high quality standards.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Translating  product requirements into practical test cases
  • Automated test environment development 
  • Development and maintenance of test code libraries and test systems together with other test automation developers
  • Execution of test cases/suites and analysis of test results together with domain experts
  • Participating test automation solutions architecture definition and road mapping 

Your profile
This exciting opportunity requires can-do attitude, motivation to learn, and ability to work both as part of a team but also handling specified tasks independently. You can communicate fluently both in Finnish and English, verbal and written.  

You have:

  • Proven experience of test development with Robot Framework and Python scripting
  • Understanding of product design, verification and quality assurance processes
  • Ability to lead own work and effectively interface with other developers, design teams and other stakeholders
  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering or related discipline

Other skills seen beneficial:

  • Experience of RF/MW or hardware or embedded product test automation development
  • Familiar with agile development and delivery methologies and tools
  • Experience of other programming/scripting languages such as Matlab, C or C++
  • Understanding of test database solutions  

In this job, some of your tasks have a connection to defense secrecy. Therefore, a drug test and approved security clearance in accordance with the Finnish Security Clearance act 726/2014 is required for the selected applicant.

What you will be a part of

Your work place will be in Saab Technology Center in Tampere but since Saab is a global company this role will require some travelling and being able to communicate with your colleagues abroad.

At Saab Technology Center you will be a part of the Electronic Warfare Systems Business Unit that delivers electronic warfare applications for air, land and naval products. Saab Technology Center contributes to the next generation distributed systems for Electronic Support and Electronic Attack on absolute cutting-edge hardware and software. 

In addition to extremely interesting projects, we offer you unique career opportunities where on-going training and development is also provided to help you build your career. We are big enough to offer a wide range of opportunities, but agile enough to be noticed and recognized.

Would you like to know more about the Saab-life and the benefits of joining us? Read our People Philosophy.

Did we manage to catch your interest? If yes, please do not hesitate to submit your application via Saab Careers already now!

We aim to fill this unique position soonest, thus applications received are processed throughout job posting period. We are curious to learn more about You!

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging team setting, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to help protect people