Senior Software Analyst

Executive Talent On Demand

Toronto – ON

The Senior Software Analyst in Testing is responsible for ensuring the quality of software delivery for large scale rail signalling projects. The candidate will work with other software developers and systems engineers to create, execute and evaluate in house software tests and test plans. As senior member of the team, the role will involve technical leadership and mentoring of junior testers. As part of the software delivery team the candidate will gain experience in rail signalling and CBTC, and develop a deep understanding of both the signaling systems and rail operation.

Key Responsibilities: 
  • Performs analysis of system, subsystem and software requirements to define validation methods, and test cases
  • Develops and maintains test plans, procedures and test cases. Prepares test reports for pass and fail status of tests and identify root cause of failures reported during testing
  • Development of test automation
  • Investigates test anomalies through analysis of data files, design documentation and cooperation with project team members
  • Conduct operational and stress-test (bust-it) scenarios
  • Conduct testing in laboratory environment and on desktop simulation environment
  • Effectively communicate test observation and results to engineering staff, supervisors and customers
  • Adhere to the company’s Processes and Work Instructions
  • Acquires product knowledge through active participation in formal, and on the job training, as well as self-study
Key Qualifications: 

  • Sc. in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering or equivalen
  • Experience working in regulated industries: rail signaling, aerospace, or medical systems
  • Experience with real time systems and embedded system testing
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP, UDP, wireless communication (802.11, LTE).
  • Knowledge or rail signaling and CBTC systems
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