About the Role
We are recruiting for a R&D Validation Engineer, reporting to the Validation Team Leader, you will join project teams organised in Scrum within the validation department to take charge of activities related to the testing of our IPTV products: encoders, decoders, servers, routers, recorders, etc.
These teams work closely with product marketing to specify, design and validate these products, which are either stand-alone electronic boxes or software packages running in virtualised mode on servers.
Main duties include:
- Collaborate with the team throughout the design and development process to take ownership of the functionality of each new feature ;
- Participate in the design of the tests using the testing techniques (unit tests, functional tests, performance tests, security tests, etc.) and validate the relevance of the test automation ;
- Develop and implement test tools ;
- Create test applications to test the APIs ;
- Ensure end-to-end testing: Development of test automata, execution of tests, advanced analysis of anomalies to provide the team with a maximum of elements for their resolution ;
- Follow up on identified bugs ;
- Document the tests in a clear and complete manner.
A graduate of an engineering school or equivalent, you have at least one year of experience in validation of HW/SW systems.
The skills required for this position are:
- Implementation of test strategy ;
- Python and C# coding ;
- Scripting language (shell, Python, Perl, etc.);
- Practice of development according to the Scrum method ;
- Automation tools (e.g. Jenkins).
Knowledge on the following topics would be a plus:
- Digital video and audio coding standards, streaming ;
- IP network protocols (UDP, RTP, RTMP, IGMP, etc.).
You are autonomous, rigorous, pragmatic, you appreciate teamwork, and you are eager to share your experiences. You are used to working in project mode, you have good interpersonal skills and you are able to adapt to your contacts and to the various constraints imposed on you. You like activities related to the realization of tests and the implementation of test benches.
Given the international environment of our company, the knowledge of technical English read, spoken and written is essential for this position.
Type of contract: Fulltime
VITEC is a market-leading provider of IPTV, digital signage and video streaming technologies that help organisations harness the power of video to communicate, educate and entertain. VITEC is a pioneer in the design and manufacture of hardware and software for video encoding, decoding, transcoding, archiving and streaming over IP. Our end-to-end video streaming solutions enable customers to capture TV and video content directly from any source and manage its delivery, as channels or within digital signage screens, to any connected device via an existing network.
From corporate, broadcast and venues, to accommodation, government and military, VITEC has global expertise in delivering complex, proAV solutions. VITEC’s award-winning IPTV platform is a powerful suite of services for content management, digital signage, video archiving, and video wall processing.
Headquartered in Paris, France, we have a global reach through our offices across the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.
How to Apply
VITEC is an equal opportunity employer, and the only thing that matters to us is your ability to do this role. To apply, please send your CV and cover letter with an indication of your salary expectations to careers.france@~@vitec.comApply now for Validation Engineer
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