Integration- & System-Test Engineer

Integration- & System-Test Engineer 

OTN Systems, located in Olen, Belgium, develops and markets the XTran (Excellence in Transport) telecommunication equipment, dedicated to the operational telecommunication departments of metros, light-rails, oil & gas, mining, ITS (intelligent highways, tunnels & bridges), ports, utility companies, public safety and industrial campuses. With OTN Systems’ unique products, it is possible to integrate different applications for voice, data, LAN, video, SCADA, etc. into one high-speed network in a single fiber optic backbone. More specifically, the OTN Systems products are at their best when it comes to mission critical networking. This is made possible by strong investment in product development and a highly skilled workforce, resulting in a unique product portfolio based on cutting edge technology.

OTN Systems is part of Belden Inc., a global leader in high quality, end-to-end signal transmission solutions. Belden Inc. delivers a comprehensive product portfolio designed to meet the mission-critical network infrastructure needs of industrial, enterprise and broadcast markets.

To reinforce the ‘Integration- and System-Test’ team, OTN Systems is currently looking for an
Integration- & Systems-Test Engineer (m/f)

As a test engineer you work in the test department of the R&D organization. You will be joining a highly effective self-organizing agile team that is developing and testing XTRAN system. Your main interfaces are the development teams (hardware and software), the Customer Services organization (technical support for customers, product training, …) and Product Management.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor or Master of Engineering, Master of Information Sciences or equal by experience
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience in IP networking technologies
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English
  • Dutch language skills desirable

Preffered qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge of telecommunications
  • 7 years of relevant experience in IP communication networks
  • Ability to multi-task and manage tasks with varying priorities
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Python coding skills
  • Experience in setting up and using automated testing


  • Within an agile hardware and software development process you analyze product requirements
  • As a tester you will be the voice of the customer within the organization and the agile team
  • Defining the test scenarios and use these scenarios to align the focus of the agile team
  • You are responsible for testing the new products and features
  • Improve and extend the automatic tests
  • Support the transition towards continuous delivery
  • On-site troubleshooting and field upgrades for pilot installations (sporadically)
  • Optional involvement in the help desk guard service

We offer:

  • A competitive salary with extra-legal benefits
  • A stimulating and challenging environment
  • A team where real team players feel at home
  • A company that values the contribution of every employee
  • An office address that is reachable without traffic-jams

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