Automation Engineer (CI, Networking, Linux) (St. Niklaas)

With ST Engineering iDirect in Sint-Niklaas - BE

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Posted on November 07, 2019

About this job

Location options: Visa sponsor, Paid relocation
Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior
Role: System Administrator
Industry: Electronics, Satellite Communications, Telecommunications
Company size: 1k–5k people
Company type: Private


linux, automation, continuous-integration, ruby, lxc

Job description

s our Automation Engineer you will:

  • Take ownership of our continuous integration infrastructure. An important part of this infrastructure is a Ruby-based test framework that runs within linux and relies heavily on LXC containers.
  • Design and develop new framework features, maintain exiting features
  • Design new test-cases, assist in implementing the more complex cases, including performance tests
  • Create, interpret, investigate and report on daily test reports
  • Contribute to ‘design for test’ during product definition and design

As a prerequisite to become our Automation Engineer you:

  • Hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Engineering (Computer Sciences, Telecommunication, Electronics, ...)
  • Have a thorough experience in or knowledge of at least 3 of the following: linux, software development (C,C++, Java), continuous integration, scripting languages (ruby, python, perl, ...), networking devices and related protocols
  • You are familiar with telecom concepts
  • Are conversational in English
  • Love to communicate with a broad range of technical experts and to share information
  • Are inquisitive and like to learn daily about our hi-tech products and acquire new technical skills.  

Once on board you will:

  • Be part of our Device Software Engineering team based in our Labs in Sint-Niklaas (Belgium)
  • Work on the development of Newtec Dialog® products. Newtec Dialog® is an affordable 2 Way Satellite Broadband System that has been designed for IP based service providers, such as ISP’s, wanting to offer voice, data and television services in areas where no terrestrial broadband connection is available.
  • Be able to tailor our competitive compensation package to your specific transportation desires
  • Work for a high-tech industry leader with limited management layers that stimulates ownership and initiative
  • Take pride in enabling internet connectivity to the world (from schoolchildren in remote areas to in-flight Wi-Fi)

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