Software Test Automation Developer/Engineer

  • IMAX Corporation
  • Mississauga, ON, Canada
  • Aug 09, 2017
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Tracking Code140

What we’re about

IMAX is not your everyday entertainment experience, so it’s not surprising that IMAX employees and their careers go beyond the ordinary. Our employees share a passion for quality in everything they do. Our Hollywood people are movie business insiders with years of production experience. Our technology experts are unashamedly geeky – people who can talk for hours, and be riveting, about color gamut and lasers. Our business people are consummate sales and marketing professionals who are spreading the IMAX word around the world.

Of course we offer all the benefits you’d expect from a company with over 40 years of history. Yet, beyond this, we know everyone works differently and is motivated by different things. That’s why we offer competitive pay and a wide assortment of benefits – to help you make the most of your life at work and away from it.

As the world’s leading entertainment technology company, IMAX has revolutionized the way people experience movies. Specializing in immersive motion picture technologies, our employees are driven by a passion to take audiences around the world to places they’ve only dreamed of.


Come explore IMAX – where innovation, creativity and passion come together.

What you’ll be doing:

As a software specialist for the world’s leading provider of high-end theatre visual and audio systems, the successful candidate will act as a software developer/engineer, designing new and supporting/maintaining existing products.

  • Design and develop software automation test framework
  • Develop, maintain and integrate test modules/scripts/configurations
  • Create, develop and maintain test cases and test suits for existing and new products
  • Scheduling automation to take place on a regular basis
  • Developing any required test fixtures / harnesses
  • Collecting metrics based on the automation being performed
  • Automating communications of the results of automation
  • Responsible for setup, integration, and scheduling of other tools used in the engineering process
  • Conduct studies for specific projects as requested
  • Provide expert review comments at design and code reviews


What we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree desired in computer science, software engineering or similar field.
  • Minimum 5 years of hands-on experience in software test automation, primarily in command and control in commercial, industrial or military products
  • 3+ Years’ experience with C# programming under .Net Framewrok
  • Developing communications software using any customer or industry standard protocols
  • Experience with network programming, TCP/UDP,SNMP etc.
  • Experience with scripting languages (Python, TCL, Shell/Bash, Perl etc.)
  • Experience with Linux and various Windows operating systems
  • Experience with CVS & GIT
  • Excellent problem-solving, design, development, and debugging skills.
  • Ability to work on complex tasks with minimal technical guidance.
  • Good communication skills.

Please apply online. We thank all applicants for their interest in IMAX but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

IMAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job LocationMississauga, Ontario, CanadaPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular