Thales Canada Inc., Transportation Solutions: Senior Software Analyst

  • Company:
    thales canada inc., transportation solutions
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
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Location: Toronto, CanadaThales people architect solutions that support 85 million mainline and suburban passenger journeys, worldwide, every day. Our Rail Signalling and Communication systems are used on metro lines across major cities, and 72,000 kms of route, 52,000 trains per day in 16 countries are controlled by our Traffic Management Systems. Together We deployed the first-ever nationwide ticketing system which processes over 50 million ticketing transactions in 100 cities daily. Thales provides world-leading Communications-Based Train Control (CBTC) and interlocking for mass rail transit applications globally. The Centre of Competence for Urban Rail Signalling is located right before you at mid-town Toronto. As the largest office in Canada, we house a department for every step of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)! This includes Software, Hardware, Systems Design, Verification & Validation, Operations,etc. The supporting corporate shared services teams in Finance, Human Resources and IT is also located at the office. Our office space was designed to provide a sustainable, healthy workplace that expresses TRSS-s brand while increasing collaboration. Features include Greenguard furniture, EnergyStar appliances, low-emitting adhesives, sealants, and sliding glass doors on internal offices provide daylight and views to the outside. Come join the big Transport family, here in Toronto! We are looking for a Senior Software Analyst to provide design, analysis, programming, testing, review, and support for the development of software simulations and other tools for train control systems of Thales Canada Transportation Solutions. You will also plan and direct work within the software team and provide technical guidance to other analysts.Key :Understands and follows the company-s processes and procedures for developing vital softwareImplements real time systems mainly in C and C++Produce software requirements analysis, designs, codes, debugs, write test procedures and test software codeReviews software requirements analysis, designs, code, test procedures and test resultsChairs design reviewsAnalyses situations, implements corrections, and reviews defect reportsPerforms engineering testing and investigates problems in the fieldProvides input for cost estimates and bid estimatesProvides on the job training of staffAssists with providing leadership and motivation to staffPrepares reports and gives findings on problemsPrepares and implements low level plans, schedules and budgets for software projectsRequired Skills and Experience:B.Sc. Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalentMore than 5 years of relevant working experiencePreferred Skills and Experience:Knowledge of software development environment (desktop simulator, target simulator, etc.)Knowledge of the full software development life cycleKnowledge of software architectures and design patternsExperience with object-oriented programming and C++Experience with communication technologies and developmentExperience with multithreaded and real time application developmentExperience with software debugging and application profiling and troubleshootingExperience with modelling information, objects and events into softwareExperience with source control tools, integrated development environments (IDEs), requirement management tools, problem tracking toolsKnowledge of railway signaling techniquesCompany product knowledge (SELTRAC if new hire, to be trained)Knowledge of vehicular systems and simulationsExperience with automation and platform integration Thales is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. Thales is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the interview process. Applicants selected for an interview who require accommodation are asked to advise accordingly upon the invitation for an interview. We will work with you to meet your needs. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.