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Software Developer in Test

  • Irdeto
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • 21/11/2021

Job Description

Who we are:

Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform security, protecting platforms and applications for video entertainment, video games, connected transport, connected health and IoT connected industries. Irdeto’s solutions and services enable customers to protect their revenue, create new offerings and fight cybercrime effectively. With more than 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s software security technology and cyber-services protect more than six billion devices and applications for some of the world’s best-known and loved brands.


People are Irdeto’s biggest strength and diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and support Irdeto’s success. With a unique heritage in security innovation, Irdeto is building a secure future where people can embrace connectivity without fear.


The Role:

As a quality-focused Senior Developer, you will join our Core Technology Team, the technical engine of Irdeto. The team is responsible for security solutions for various media and non-media markets; they develop and support customers for our products and services for the next generation in ecosystem security technology. A market-driven, and innovative team that values creativity, hard work and the delivery of quality results for our customers.


Your mission at Irdeto:

  • Be passionate about test automation and have the drive to push a system to its limits.
  • Promote and help apply backend and frontend tests best practice.
  • Stay current with new testing techniques and technologies.
  • Build and maintain automation of regression, integration, and unit tests.
  • Build and maintain automation of performance and load tests.
  • Automate generation of test coverage reports and integration with CI/CD.
  • Produce and coordinate reviews and approval of test plans.


How you can add value to the team?

  • Out of the box mentality with strong problem-solving skill.
  • Programming in JavaScript, Typescript, Java, or other languages commonly used in web development.
  • Experience with technologies such as Jest, Jasmine + Karma, Selenium / Cypress, JMeter, k6, Mocha/Chai, Cucumber, Rest-assured, and other relevant technologies.
  • Experience in scripting languages commonly used in automation, Bash, Python, etc.
  • Experience in cross-browser testing.
  • Experience with code revision systems, ideally Git.
  • Experience in building CI/CD pipelines, ideally using Gitlab CI.
  • Experience with Kubernetes.
  • Familiar with Docker and containerization.
  • Excellent communication skills with good command of verbal and written English.
  • Experience with AWS or other cloud provider technologies.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment.
  • Knowledge of Databases (SQL or NoSQL).  
  • Minimum 5 years in an automated QA environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree of Computer Science or related technical degree or equivalent experience.
  • Ability to work in a fast-changing, highly dynamic, geographically dispersed environment.
  • Willingness to put in extra effort when required and ability to cope with demanding situations.


What you can expect from us:

Irdeto is a people first organization where you can secure your future. Our values of Trust, Accountability, Agility and Innovation inform our culture. We believe in connecting people and developing careers with a strong focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness among our globally diverse workforce.


In addition to competitive remuneration and extensive benefits we offer:

  • An international & multicultural environment where diversity and inclusivity are celebrated and embraced 
  • Professional educational opportunities and training program
  • Innovation sabbatical
  • Volunteer Day
  • State of the art office space
  • On the job coaching and mentoring
  • Flexible work arrangements – via our Work Hard Anywhere policy.
  • Some of us run city marathons and even go on snowboarding trips together!
  • Casual Friday? Casual every day!
  • US$ 500 net for your home office setup after you passed your trial period
  • And many additional perks customized to global locations (canteen, fresh fruit, amazing coffee, parking, on-site gym, yoga room to name a few)


With over 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, and an exciting digital and connected future ahead of us, Irdeto is a progressive company to join. We are looking for people who will keep us at the forefront of innovation and creativity.


Welcome to Irdeto!


Irdeto is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on identity or innate characteristics, instead we aim to build a diverse, inclusive culture where your talent counts.