System Test Specialist

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Job Location:
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Job Category:
Test System / QA

Who are we?

From pioneer to leader in the security industry, Genetec has always been committed to providing the most innovative solutions. Today, we offer world-class IP security solutions with our unified security platform encompassing license plate recognition (LPR), video surveillance and access control.

The System Test Engineering department is looking for strong Software testers that are passionate about high-tech systems evolving in complex networking architecture and distributed client-servers. You will be handling cutting edge video equipment and high end security devices running over an IP backbone and in the latest cloud technology. You will be expected to understand end-to-end use cases and be good at debugging/isolation issues as well as following up to ensure the quality of the product.

We are looking for the kind of person that thrives in a changing and challenging environment. Someone who steps up to do whatever is needed without waiting to be asked. Expect to be a full partner, impacting the product, the quality, the processes, and the team’s direction.


What your day will look like:
• Active participation in test plans, defining and improving test strategies related to various products inside an Agile environment
• Evaluate functionality, interoperability and performance of large test system compose of multi-servers, cloud applications and 3rd party solutions
• Develop testwares for product testing and feature integration to the system
• Execute and report in an accurate way various test cases to help investigate and repair any found defect
• Ensure defect repairs
• Improve testing function by developing new strategies to detect defects early in the process
• Maintain lab/test environment to ensure testability accuracy
• Evaluate and estimate test effort and recommend any new improvement in strategy


About you:
• College or University degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field
• Bilingual (French and English)

Technical Requirements:

• At least two (2) years experience in software requirements validation in a R&D environment
• Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Windows environment, custom client-server applications and services
• Good knowledge of telecommunication protocols, layers and concepts


• Test certification
• Knowledge of C# .Net programming language
• Knowledge of encoding, decoding and video transmission
• Knowledge of testing strategies and techniques
• Windows Platform (WinServers2008 to 2019)
• Cloud services (Windows Azure)
• Web and Mobile technologies
• Programming experience with Visual Studio
• Programming experience with PowerShell
• Programming experience with relational databases MSSQL Server

Why you'll love Genetec
•Attractive compensation package
•Work-life balance
•Flexible working schedule
•Free, unlimited Starbucks coffee
•Private free parking for all employees
•Onsite gym

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only selected candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls or agencies, please.