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QA Engineer



Software Engineering, Quality Assurance
Carquefou, France
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

Your Title: Quality Assurance Engineer

Job Location: Nantes - France - Hybrid Working, office and home based

Our Department: Geospatial

Are you interested in working for a Global Tech business who provides clients in Geospatial, Construction & Civils, Transportation & Logistics, Agriculture and more fields with market-leading software and hardware solutions to solve some of the World’s most complex problems?

If you are interested in working in this kind of innovative environment and you’re a motivated Quality Assurance Engineer, then we have an excellent role within our Nantes Development site for our Geospatial business.

Our Geospatial team is recruiting for a brand new Quality Assurance role to support our geospatial product range development. As our QA Engineer you will you will define and execute the test strategy to validate the new surveying products being developed by Trimble. Working with our team of Design Engineers on electronic and software testing. You will provide internal stakeholders with recommendations on how to improve the user's experience.

Reporting into our Engineering Director but working in a matrix structure you will work across different functions not just within QA, you’ll work very closely with our product Development team as well as Electronic and Software Engineers.

About Trimble Geospatial:

Dedicated to big-thinking innovation, together with our worldwide distributor partners, the Trimble Geospatial team is working with current and future generations of surveyors for a more sustainable future. Trimble has engineering and innovation centers throughout the world dedicated to producing the best GNSS and optical hardware, sensor integrations and software for geospatial applications. Locations include the US, Germany, France, Sweden and New Zealand.

What You Will Do:

  • Sets component/system dependability criteria aligned with company, consumer, and regulatory requirements

  • Pioneers rapid issue-detection methods for emerging products, processes, and reliability

  • Provides guidance on component/system adaptations and formulation improvements

  • Suggests design/formula modifications to enhance process and system reliability

  • Identify problems and opportunities for improvements that are common across many teams and services

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Fluent in French and English.

  • Effective communication skills (verbal and written)

  • Problem-solving and time management skills

  • Having a flexible approach to working in a changing environment

  • Ability to work as part of a collaborative team

  • Writing test procedures and test plans

  • A relevant qualification in Land Surveying (in particular, experience in optical instruments and GNSS receivers)

Desired Skills:

  • PC SW development skills (python)

  • Knowledge in 3D scanners

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with annual salary increases

  • Access to our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)

  • 25 days holiday in addition to public holidays

  • Trimble Survivor Benefit(6 x base salary)

  • Trimble’s company pension scheme

  • Health Insurance

  • Lunch card

  • Transportation allowance

What to Expect:

At Trimble, employee satisfaction goes hand in hand with customer satisfaction. You’ll have flexible working hours because we want to invest in the work-life balance of our employees. We offer you a career with an innovative tech leader across multiple business sectors. A great way to develop and reinvent yourself to your maximal potential.