Test Automation Trainees

Secure Land Communications (SLC), an Airbus business unit, offers advanced communication and collaboration solutions to gather, process and deploy intelligence. Its portfolio is tailored to the needs of Public Safety, Defence and Transport, Utility and Industry (TUI). It includes infrastructures, devices, applications and services based on Tetra, Tetrapol and Broadband technologies (either single, hybrid or multi-technology solutions). As the European leader and a key international player, SLC has customers in more than 80 countries and employs around 1,150 people in 17 countries. In Finland, Airbus Defence and Space Oy employs around 370 people in Helsinki and Jyväskylä.


We are now looking for 2-3 Trainees to join our Verification team in our Helsinki office.


You get to work with interesting things

Your main task will be test case implementation, based on a test plan. You will also follow and analyze the test results of regression tests, identify potential quality issues and report them to the test teams.


What we expect of you

You are studying for a technical degree, preferably in software development or information technology.

As for the technical skills, we expect you to have some experience in Robot Framework for Automated test development, as well as in programming and scripting. Some Python script development experience is required. Additionally, it is beneficial if you have experience in other programming languages, API driven automation, automating desktop-based applications, agile tools including Confluence and JIRA or Continuous integration tools like Jenkins.


Since you will be working in a multicultural environment we are expecting you to have good team working skills, as well as ability to work independently. A reasonable knowledge of the English language, especially in writing, is a prerequisite. Other languages are seen as an advantage.


The selected applicant is subject to a Standard Security Clearance conducted by the Finnish Security Intelligence Service.


Start date of this traineeship can be agreed with the selected candidates. The position is full-time during summer 2021.


About our Trainee Programme

As our trainee, you get to be part of a community of like-minded colleagues. We offer insight to our business with regular informative pop-ups and organize fun after work activities. To support you during your traineeship you will get a mentor who will introduce you to our company and working environment. International atmosphere gives you the chance to brush up your language skills and to work with people from various backgrounds. We offer you a salary based on recommendations and good benefits such as lunch benefit, sports & culture benefit and occupational health care.


Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter by 31.1.2021. We will start interviews as the applications arrive so please submit your application as soon as possible. For further information, please contact R&D Manager, Tetra System Verification Jan Fichtmüller, +358 10 4080 408.


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