Software Engineer in Test (f/m/d)

2021-05-07T13:57:10.437

Key information

Testing
Research, design and development
Professional, Engineer & Manager
Argelsrieder feld 22 82234 weßling, GERMANY
Fixed Term contract, Full-time, 2 years
Bachelor's Degree
More than 3 years
2021-90044

Job description

Safran is a world leader in aerospace equipment and systems for commercial, regional and business aircraft, as well as helicopters and space applications. As part of the internationally operating Safran Group, Safran Passenger Innovations Germany GmbH currently employs around 60 people in our office in Wessling, close to Munich. We have consistently prepared our innovative products with the help of our application-based research approach.


The successful candidate will be joining the Software and System Testing team designing and creating our next generation of Inflight Entertainment and Connectivity (IFEC) systems. We're looking for a highly motivated and passionate Software Developer in Test who can step up and contribute to that direction on an exciting 2 years mission.


As Software Engineer in Test you are responsible for the design, planning and development of test environments for our existing and new avionic products. In your role you will be collaborating with project management to understand and define the test requirements of the product and create the necessary test infrastructure. During development you will be in exchange with other departments to create and implement the necessary testcases as well as additional tools for hardware qualification and production tests. Depending on the scale of the project you might be guiding a team of software test engineers and solving issues and technical questions. In the later stages of the project you will be responsible for test related input on aeronautical qualification documents.

Complementary description

Your Tasks

  • • Design test concepts and strategies for software test automation
  • • Define requirements and test cases for software test automation
  • • Plan the test setup and test development
  • • Implement automated integration and regression tests with the help of state-of-the-art test methods and tools
  • • Develop test tools for aeronautical qualification and production
  • • Guide and coordinate a small team of test developers
  • • Document test setup & environment, test cases and results
  • • Be enthusiastic about Linux projects!

Job requirements

  • • Successfully completed studies in computer sciences or another comparable study program, or a successfully completed training in a comparable IT profession
  • • 3+ years of software and test development experience
  • • Experience with automated test environments is advantageous
  • • Experience in defining test cases
  • • Experience in guiding a small project team is advantageous
  • • Very good knowledge of programming and script languages, e.g. Python, C++, Bash
  • • IP network skills (packet routing, virtual machines) are advantageous
  • • Knowledge of software version control tools, Confluence / JIRA and DOORS are advantageous
  • • Very good English communication skills, German communication skills are advantageous
  • • Be proactive, organized and a team player

Company information

Safran Passenger Solutions

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 79,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2020 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and Innovation roadmap.

Safran ranks first in Forbes's 2020 list of the World's Best Employers for its sector.

Safran Passenger Solutions focuses on delivering an enhanced passenger experience by providing in-flight entertainment systems, conditioning control of the cabin and equipment, water and waste management systems, cabin lighting and advanced equipment and systems for commercial and business jets.

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