Software Technician

Category:
Information Technology
Industry:
Aerospace
Type:
Contract
Location:
St-Laurent, Quebec
Job ID:
#161041

SOFTWARE TECHNICIAN

Role and responsibilities:

Our engineering team is looking for a software technician to help support its members through their various software development tasks. The position holder in expected to complete the following tasks:

  • Support the engineering team during the entire development phase of its flight simulators
  • Participate in the software development of different systems that are part of the cockpit
  • Implement unit and system tests
  • Automate manual tasks to increase team’s effectiveness
  • Add features to or fix software tools as needed
  • Participate in the continuous improvement efforts for the quality of our simulation software
  • Participate in the debugging of various software
  • Carry out software migrations from a framework to another
  • Carry out migrations of simulation software based on the evolution of the tools used to produce, install or execute it
  • Act as an integrator of various software assets to generate a functional test platform available to all developers
  • Maintain various laboratories in a functional state at all time
  • Support simulation validation as needed.

Requirements:

  • College diploma in computer software or equivalent
  • Excellent ability to troubleshoot a problem and identify the root cause(s)
  • Basic knowledge of computer networking
  • Good knowledge of C++ software language
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python or Perl
  • Knowledge of XML language
  • Knowledge of C and C# software languages, an asset
  • Knowledge of UML, an asset
  • Knowledge of real-time software requirements, an asset
  • Knowledge of Git and how to use it in a team environment
  • Knowledge of Agile methodologies
  • Good sense of responsibility, autonomy and resourcefulness
  • Good sense of organisation and planning
  • Able to work well in a team
  • Good knowledge of MS-Office tools and suite
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Bilingualism (French and English) is required