Software Test Engineer for IoT

Location: Sgonico (Trieste) - Italy

Role also available in: Sgonico - Italy

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. (

Job Description

Looking for Clever Heads!

If you have passion for IoT embedded products and wireless technologies, this advertised position is for you. We are looking for a Software Test Engineer to join our Software team and actively contribute to create state of the art Wireless IoT products.

You will join a young and growing team focusing SW test development with deep knowledge of leading cellular features. In this team you will be able to evolve and increase your knowledge of cellular networks functionalities and features, starting from SW continuous integration testing up to system debugging. You will be able to fully apply your problem-solving skills in an international, growing, and challenging environment.
The role is available in Sgonico (Trieste) and a valid work permit for the location (Italy) is a requirement. This role implies the readiness to travel on request.
Remote-working options (60% office - 40% remote) will also be taken into consideration.

Your Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Analysis of IoT modem system functional test coverage
  • Map feature requirements with validation coverage
  • Analysis of customer use cases and real-world applications
  • Take responsibility of a subset of IoT module features validation
  • Software oriented test and debug of critical features
  • Develop and monitor testing activities coordinating with Software team members
  • Test automation infrastructure maintenance and extension
Your Skills and Experience
  • High school degree with basic job experience in similar positions or University degree in Electronics or Computer Science or Telecommunications or equivalent
  • Basic programming skills (preferred C, C++, Python)
  • Accurate, precise, task oriented and reliable
  • Proactively looking to extend knowledge on new technology domains
  • Ready to take over responsibilities
  • Good English communication skills

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
  • Nice location on the Carso natural area, 20 min away from Trieste downtown
  • Well-being: family environment, indoor kitchen areas, outside recreational area, yoga lessons, jogging group at lunch time, health insurance, flexible entry and lunch break time, 2% as additional contribution to pension funds
  • Knowledge sharing is our philosophy
  • Easy car parking inside the property and bikes and motorbikes lots
  • Team parties twice a year

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 organization 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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