Senior Test Automation Engineer

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Exafore is a privately owned software company specializing in location technology solutions and services. Our offices are located in Hermia business park in Tampere. The company was established in 2015. Today we have a growing team of 30 exaforeans with 5 different nationalities working together towards our shared goals.

What makes us unique is that in addition to having lots of different customer projects we are also developing Exafore Horizon, our positioning system product. Our services range from extending existing systems to greenfield development but our work is always related to embedded systems or positioning technologies.

We are constantly searching for SENIOR TEST AUTOMATION ENGINEERS with embedded systems specialty to join our team!


Test automation at Exafore

Most exaforeans start their Exafore journey by working on the development of our indoor positioning system product. Exafore Horizon is ultra-wideband (UWB) radio technology based real time system, with embedded components implemented in C and server side in Python. The system measures the distance between base stations and tags.

You can also start your employment relationship with us by working on a customer project. Our customer projects are related to GPS/GNSS, Bluetooth positioning, IoT, telecommunication systems, heavy vehicles and other high-tech embedded systems.

We are focusing on test automation development with Python in our product development. Python and Robot Framework are both quite commonly used in our customer projects. Manual testing has also important role in our testing activities. For example, we may want to collect accurate location data manually by walking around our office or driving around the city. This position requires your presence at our offices since you will be working using our full-blown system setup on our premises. The work may be done at customer site in Tampere area also. We are paying special attention to safety during this pandemic situation. 

Your first project and tasks will depend on your experience, preferences and our current project situation. In this position you will work closely with our developers and customers to prioritize bugs and expedite solutions. You will be a key person in ensuring that new software features and releases are high quality tested code.


Key skills needed in this position

To succeed in this position, you should have experience in software development, test automation and creating and executing test scenarios for embedded devices.

★ Software development skills in the Python language

★ Experience in software testing according Agile methodologies

★ Experience with different tools and technologies like Robot Framework, Python and Git

★ Good communication skills in English

How can you join our team?

Our recruitment process includes 2 to 3 rounds of discussions with our People & Culture Specialist and your future software engineer colleagues. One of these discussions is more technical and it includes a demonstration of your technical skills. 

Unfortunately, the pandemic has forced us to focus our recruitments on people who are already living in Finland. When the situation gets better, we will continue to hire people also from abroad. 

We look forward to hearing from you!

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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Hermiankatu 6-8 D
33720 Tampere Directions

Our organizational culture

Exafore is an agile and innovative organization with self-organizing teams and individuals. We all have the possibility to have an impact on Exafore’s way of working.

At Exafore people are encouraged to develop their skills and create better solutions together. We are experienced professionals in our field and committed to our work.

Our goal is to make daily work as smooth and efficient as possible so that we can focus on things that matter.


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