Quality Assurance Developer

Job Description

Eaton's Energy Automation Solutions Division is looking for a Quality Assurance Developer. This position is located at our office in St-Bruno-de-Montarville, Quebec.

Position Overview:

As part of a multidisciplinary development team, the Quality Assurance Developer will participate in the testing, the quality control and the automation of test scripts for the software and high technology projects in the field of analysis and modeling of electricity distribution networks and renewable energies.


Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.


The Energy Automation Solutions division delivers intelligent energy solutions by combining power systems expertise with innovative technologies to help our customers generate, deliver, and manage energy safely, efficiently, and reliably. EAS provides a range of power delivery and reliability solutions that includes self-healing grid, communicating sensors, substation automation, system planning, advanced metering and demand response solutions designed to increase efficiency in support of grid modernization. The EAS business primarily serves global utility customers and, in some markets, commercial industrial, and renewable energy markets. With a spirit of innovation crossing decades, EAS is proud of its ground-breaking innovations through customer collaboration, long-standing commitment to investing in R&D, and its market recognized Yukon and CYME Software Platforms. The technical skills, innovative thinking and the tireless dedication of our employees around the world are Eaton's greatest resources.


When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we, as individuals and as a company, are stronger.


In this function you will:

  • Ensure quality of the final product by finding functional, compatibility and performance issues in the software before release.

  • Develop Test Plans, Test cases, Test Procedures for various types of testing such as Functional, GUI, Integration, Regression, Data Validation and overall system integration.

  • Implement reliable and maintainable test automation solutions to control the regression of the software using the company's test automation framework.

  • Continuously improve automated testing methodologies to enable QA team to maximize test coverage of the full depth of enterprise products.

  • Report defects found in software and confirm issue resolution and potential side effects of changes.


Basic (Required) Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science or equivalent from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum of three years’ experience in test automation and applying software testing techniques.
  • Minimum of three years of experience in programming (C++/C#, Java and/or Python).
  • Fluency in English, French (working proficiency).
  • Relocation is not being offered for this position. Only candidates residing within a 80km-radius of Montreal, Quebec will be considered.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in Canada without company sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certification in software testing or equivalent.
  • Experience in performance testing and tools (e.g. JMeter).
  • Knowledge in power system engineering.
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply new concepts, principles, and solutions.
  • Possess a good sense of diplomacy and respect for colleagues.
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and time management skills.

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: North America – Canada
Organization: EPG EAS Electrical Automation Solutions

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time