System Integration / Test Engineer

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Closes: November 30, 2023
Nova Scotia

About the role

The successful candidate contributes to our key projects as a member of our Test and Trials (T&T) Cross Product Team (CPT) as follows

  • Support functional testing of combat system software (SW)
  • Support system integration testing leading to acceptance of combat system SW
  • Support regression testing of combat system SW

As part of an agile scrum team integrated with the SW engineering team, duties include:

  • Develop test plans and procedures to verify user stories and SW requirements in an Agile environment (Jira/Redmine)
  • Develop and execute tests using the Lockheed Martin Canada Inc. (Lockheed Martin) Automated Test Tool (Python/Linux)
  • Document results in the Agile project management system
  • Document, assess, and test deficiencies
  • Participate in Release and Sprint planning, as required

The team works a hybrid, flexible schedule, and some work may be conducted remotely. On-site attendance is required 50% of the time and will increase over time as some test assets are not accessible remotely.

What you bring to the role


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Computer Science or related engineering discipline and minimum 2-years’ experience
  • Must be willing to support schedule including evenings and weekends, as required
  • Must have an aptitude for solving challenging problems in a team environment
  • Must have a high degree of initiative and autonomy
  • Must be able to obtain North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Secret security clearance.

Additional skills desired for the role


  • SW test experience
  • SW test automation experience
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office suite
  • Familiarity with Linux
  • Familiarity with BASH and Python
  • Familiarity with Subversion and/or Git
  • Familiarity with Java and C++ is considered an asset
  • Familiarity with Dynamic Object-Oriented Requirements System (DOORS) is considered an asset
  • Experience with Agile Scrum methodology is considered an asset
  • Active NATO Secret security clearance is considered an asset.

What we offer you

We walk our talk when it comes to work/life balance! Your physical, mental and financial wellbeing matters to us. On top of working in a highly supportive, friendly, respectful environment, this is what you can expect when you join our team as a Regular Full-Time employee:


  • Flexible, compressed work schedules, depending on business requirements, where you have the option of Fridays off, as well as the possibility to work remote part-time
  • Competitive compensation
  • Time to recharge with vacation, personal days, holidays, and parental leaves
  • Comprehensive Family Medical, Dental and Vision coverage available on your first day of employment, along with:
    • Virtual Health Care (24/7 access to medical professionals)
    • A Wellness Spending Account to aid in your wellness journey
    • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP) which includes free face to face counselling sessions
    • Medical Travel Insurance
    • Onsite fitness facilities at our main office locations
  • A Registered Retirement Savings Plan that includes matching company contributions on your first day of employment, that also includes access to Financial Advisors providing investment advice and comprehensive financial planning
  • Employee discounts to save on goods, services and various recreational activities
  • Access to a robust spectrum of development resources to enhance your skills and/or advance your career including:
    • Free learning resources through a modern and engaging platform
    • Education Assistance Program
    • Reimbursement for a professional membership
    • Self-directed Mentoring

About us

Lockheed Martin Canada is the Canadian-based arm of Lockheed Martin Corporation, a global security and aerospace company employing 115,000 people worldwide, including more than 1,300 Canadians. By applying innovative approaches of our highly skilled and experienced Canadian workforce, we have been Canada’s trusted defence and aerospace partner for over 80 years. We operate major facilities in Ottawa, Montreal, Halifax, Calgary and Victoria and work on a wide range of programs from advanced naval technology products and unmanned systems software to providing delivery and in-service support of the latest military aircraft to commercial engine repair and overhaul capabilities. This position is part of the Rotary and Mission Systems business area, where employees across Canada support engineering, systems integration, training, sustainment and in-service support programs for Canadian and international military customers across land, air and sea.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockheed Martin Canada is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are committed to excellence in serving all customers, including people with disabilities, and we encourage feedback on the provision of these services.

Employee Type

Full Time

Vacancy Type


Clearance required for role

Nato Secret