High Precision GNSS Test Engineer

Location: Espoo - Finland

Role also available in: Cambourne - UK

About u-blox

u blox (SIX:UBXN) is a global technology leader in positioning and wireless communication in automotive, industrial, and consumer markets. Their smart and reliable solutions, services and products let people, vehicles, and machines determine their precise position and communicate wirelessly over cellular and short range networks. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules, and secure data services and connectivity, u blox is uniquely positioned to empower its customers to develop innovative and reliable solutions for the Internet of Things, quickly and cost effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA. (www.u-blox.com)

Job Description


As a High Precision GNSS Test Engineer at u-blox you are responsible for the heart of u-bloxs cutting edge high precision positioning devices. You are responsible for test development and verification of high precision positioning techniques like Precise Point Positioning and RTK. This role aims for acquiring good knowledge of embedded software, GNSS and, in particular, high precision navigation. You capture the test needs and bring them to definition, implementation, and execution. Understanding the new requirements and knowing how to verify functionalities and characterize navigation performance by continuous integration testing is part of your work. This requires close collaboration with our test hardware and infrastructure team as well as our platform development teams for the overall goal of delivering high quality positioning products for our customers. In this role, you will enjoy working in a highly skilled and motivated, international team engineering the next generation of u-bloxs innovative and competitive high precision navigation systems.

Your Responsibilities

  • Understanding the requirements of new features and how to verify and test them.
  • Define, implement, document, and maintain test cases enabling automated and continuous integration testing
  • Execute and review tests for verification of requirements and specifications.
  • Report on accuracy and integrity of automated test results, identify and fix defects and non-compliances.
Your Skills and Experience
  • MSc or BSc in engineering
  • Programming skills: C/C++, Python or similar
  • Software Version Control (GIT or other)
  • Continuous integration testing
  • Strong team player with good communication skills (English)

Bonus Point (if applicable, not mandatory)
  • Knowledge of high precision GNSS techniques, e.g. RTK and PPP solutions
  • Embedded software development
  • Testing tools (TestRail, Jenkins or Robot Framework)
  • Experience with agile Software development (SCRUM)
What are your perks?
  • A multicultural and international company with over 50 different nationalities
  • Project-based activities working with colleagues distributed across the globe.
  • A start-up and innovation mindset while in the process of scaling-up processes and efficiencies
  • Up to 40% remote work & flexible working hours
  • Training and career growth opportunities
  • Company Bonus and Stock Option Plan
  • Easy access location in Espoo Perkkaa
  • Modern office premises
  • Good basic benefits (commuting, lunch, sports&culture etc.)
  • Sport activities, Team events
Learn more about u-blox and its mission by watching this video !
We see diversity as a strength and promote a culture of inclusion among our employees. Our varied backgrounds, ideas and experiences are critical to our success. We strive to become a strong learning organisation and are committed to provide our employees with equal opportunities regardless of differences such as gender, race, ethnicity, generations, belief.

Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

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