System Test Engineer - Automation

Dublin, Ireland
Operations /
Full Time /
Hybrid
Sonatus is a well-funded, fast-paced, and fast-growing company whose technologies and software help automakers build dynamic software-defined vehicles. With two generations of solutions already on the road with a top global OEM, our vehicle and cloud software solutions are at the forefront of the digital transformation of vehicles. The Sonatus team is a talented and diverse collection of technology and automotive specialists hailing from many of the most prominent companies in their respective industries.

We are in an accelerated growth phase and looking for highly motivated, accomplished, and driven System Test Engineers to join our growing team. As a part of a cross-functional team that is responsible for the full software development life cycle, you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technologies and products, from conception to deployment.

Duties and Responsibilities - Senior Level

    • Bachelor’s degree (MS preferred) in Computer Science, Computer engineering, Electrical engineering, Mechanical engineering or other related fields with 5-8 years of working experience in embedded software in data center, networking, security, cloud services or automotive industry.
    • Excellent knowledge of test methodologies and experience with system level testing of physical devices.
    • Well versed in software development processes of embedded products.
    • Excellent knowledge of test methodologies. 
    • Excellent familiarity with Linux command line and knowledge of shell scripting.
    • Good networking fundamentals, ideally paired with experience in cybersecurity.
    • Review and challenge product requirement specification, design and functional specification, define test strategy, develop detailed end to end solution test plan and test cases.
    • Ability to develop, review and modify Python scripts to enhance test coverage. 
    • Experience with design and implementation of test tools for automation. Ability to develop and improve automation scripts.
    • Familiarity with common test frameworks such as PyTest, Behave, or similar.
    • Experience with test tools, such as Vector CANoe, VehicleSpy, PEAK, Spirent, IXIA, or similar products.
    • Experience with JIRA, Jenkins or similar tools.
    • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills.

Duties and Responsibilities - New Grads

    • Bachelor’s degree (MS preferred) in Computer Science, Computer engineering, Electrical engineering, Mechanical engineering or other related fields.
    • Interest in software testing and related test methodologies.
    • Fundamentals of networking: Ethernet, TCP/IP.
    • Good familiarity with Linux-based systems: command line, shell scripting.
    • Experience in software development processes of embedded products.
    • Review and challenge product requirement specification, design and functional specification, define test strategy, develop detailed end to end solution test plan and test cases.
    • Ability to develop, review and modify Python scripts to enhance test coverage.
    • Experience with JIRA, Jenkins or similar tools.
    • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills.

Desired Skills and Experience

    • An understanding of automotive networking infrastructure, including the transition and transformation from LIN, CAN, CAN FD to Ethernet, and how different ECUs work together within a vehicle.
    • Cybersecurity expertise.
    • Experience in automotive design review and audit processes, such as: ISO 26262, Automotive SPICE, or ASIL standards.
    • Expertise with testing to meet functional safety requirements based on ISO 26262.
    • Experience with designing and building test benches to test functionality of an ECU and intercommunication of different ECUs in the vehicle.
    • Being well connected to be able to bring other talent is a big plus.
Sonatus is a tight-knit team aligned around a unified vision. We put progress ahead of politics and are not afraid of asking tough questions. Sometimes we get too busy to say it, but you can be confident that you and your contributions will matter every day. We embrace diversity in all regards because respect is ingrained in our every fiber.

Other benefits Sonatus offers include:
Stock option plan
Social Insurance
Unlimited paid time off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
Family leave (Maternity, Paternity)
Flexible work arrangements 

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