System Test Automation Engineer



Software Engineering, Quality Assurance
Calgary, AB, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, July 25, 2023
About You
You want to work for a fast-paced company that thinks big and dreams huge. You are driven, view work as more than just a job, and are never satisfied with a project left half-done. You have a strong sense of personal ownership and responsibility for completion of objectives on time. You want to figure out why things tick which makes you tick but very little ticks you off. You want to think outside of the box and continually challenge your own limits, as well as those around you. You have a mad scientist mentality where you want to be part of the robots building robots revolution.
About Attabotics
Attabotics is the world’s first 3D robotics supply chain system for modern commerce. Inspired by the framework of ant colonies, Attabotics replaces the rows and aisles of traditional fulfillment centers with a patented storage structure and robotics shuttles that utilize both horizontal and vertical space, reducing a company’s warehouse needs by 85%. By empowering retailers to place fulfillment centers near high-density urban areas, Attabotics helps create jobs and decrease carbon emissions by closing the last-mile delivery gap. Attabotics is a TIME Magazine Most Innovative Company special mention, CNBC Disruptor, and one of Fast Company’s world’s 50 most innovative companies. Attabotics is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, with fulfillment centers across the United States and Canada.
The Role
As a System Test Automation Engineer/Specialist you will have a critical role on the system test team in developing test automation for our warehouse fulfillment system. We will rely on your attention to detail and excellent documentation skills to describe problems and identify risks/quality issues for our robotic system design. Test planning and execution will be a big part of your day along with collaborating with the product development team to understand new features and tests required.

Who You Are

  • Degree in Mechatronics Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical, or related field preferred
  • Strong coding background and experience in developing test automation for both hardware and software components using Python or C#.
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in a testing role both manual and automated.
  • Strong ability to identify, record, document, and track development issues.
  • Help in building and maintaining the QA environments for manual and automation testing.
  • Ability to understand and work with electro-mechanical systems, basic understanding of motors & robotics.
  • Soft skills that include strong written and oral communication, time management, self-direction, and organization
  • Meaningfully contribute to test strategies, test automation, performance benchmarking, integration testing and Report validation
  • Evaluate and identify gaps in test coverage and work to develop testing strategies to continuously improve that coverage.

What We Need

  • Contributions to an automated system test suite that includes firmware, software, robotics, UI, and other various hardware.
  • Creating test cases, test suites, & documentation to show that the design meets expectations and validating behaviour at a system level.
  • Performing regression testing to ensure existing functionality works as expected.
  • Writing test automation; knowledge of SpecFlow, BDD, PowerShell, xUnit and C# are strong assets.
  • Expert knowledge and hands on expertise on variety of test automation tools, frameworks and CI/CD tools.
If this description describes you perfectly and the work environment you know you can thrive in, send us your resume as well as describe to us what you’re passionate about and we may just reach out to you.
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