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Software Developer in Test

Reference ID: 2017-2666

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Vancouver, BC
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Software Developer in Test

Vancouver, Canada

Avigilon (TSX: AVO) provides trusted security solutions to the global market. Avigilon designs, develops, and manufactures video analytics, network video management software and hardware, surveillance cameras, and access control solutions. Avigilon’s solutions have been installed at thousands of customer sites, including school campuses, transportation systems, healthcare centers, public venues, critical infrastructure, prisons, factories, casinos, airports, financial institutions, government facilities, and retailers.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plan, design, document and perform tests for software and hardware products
  • Develop, maintain and execute automated tests for software and hardware products
  • Design and develop tools or simulators to facilitate testing for software and hardware products
  • Identify, reproduce and report actual or potential product defects
  • Provide detailed configuration, reproduction steps, and descriptions for defect tracking
  • Assist product development engineers in the diagnosis and replication of product failures
  • Debug, model and characterize product performance and scalability
  • Create and maintain documentation on test and development operations
  • Liaise between several product development teams to ensure accuracy of process and product quality


  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in a computing, science or mathematics discipline
  • Experience with C#, C++, Python, Ruby or another scripting or programming language
  • 2+ years of experience in a software testing role
  • Experience designing, writing and executing test cases
  • Experience testing in both Windows and Linux environments
  • Comfortable setting up and maintaining computer hardware, operating systems and networks to support testing
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to produce clear, concise documentation
  • Self-motivated with the ability to learn quickly and independently and work within a team

Preference will be given to candidates with the following skills and experience:

  • Knowledge of digital imaging, camera technology and concepts
  • Experience with surveillance and security products
  • Demonstrated experience in software development including code repository and version control
  • In-depth understanding of cameras, networking, VM and Cloud technologies

Perks and Benefits:

As a full-time employee at Avigilon, you are eligible to receive a comprehensive benefits package which includes MSP, extended health, dental, medical insurance while travelling, and the opportunity to participate in the Employee Share Purchase Plan (ESPP). You will also receive a health spending account to cover additional healthcare costs, such as vision care, RMT and chiropractor visits.

Posted: June 19, 2017
Closes:July 4, 2017
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501-1000 employees

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About Avigilon

Avigilon (TSX: AVO) is defining the future of the security industry through innovative, end-to-end solutions. Delivering the world’s best technology, Avigilon’s industry-...