Connected Services Validation Engineer


  • The Connected Services Validation Engineer – Intermediate will be responsible for participating in and performing, but not limited to, the following tasks:
  • User Acceptance Testing- Testing the software to make sure it can handle required tasks in real-world scenarios, per specifications.
  • Test Case Creation – Create test cases based off specifications. Questions specification author if requirements are not clear.
  • Management -- Participating in Standard Defect Management practices: defect creation, clarification, retesting, and verification. The Validation Engineer will be responsible for creating clear, accurate, and reproducible defects from which a developer can resolve defects.
  • Root Cause Analysis – Performing the first level of triage of a defect during testing.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/IT or Engineering degree
  • 2.5-5 years of experience in Telematics is required – Must be relevant work experience (will not consider internships or coops as part of that experience).
  • 3+ years of experience with CAN
  • Linux/QNX/Command Line and/or Telnet
  • Test case writing
  • Ticket/defect management experience
  • In-vehicle Connected Vehicle Application experience (i.e. cloud/SDP)
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Fast Learner, clear, concise, precise communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to discern what issues need management escalation and when.
  • Comfortable when working in a loosely defined role.
  • Passion for telematics and internet / Smart Phone based applications.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Computer Science/IT or Engineering
  • Experience with CAPL
  • Experience and knowledge of cutting edge technologies within the connected vehicle


  • Will be required to drive a company car. A valid driver’s license as well...