Software Test Engineer

Software Test Engineer

Job Title: Software Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blandford Forum, Dorset
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Reference: 895239_1539097168
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2018 15:59

Job Description

Your experience as a Software Test Engineer will be highly valuable to my client, a global provider of cyber security, telecom and government infrastructure products and services.

You will work on a number of new and old products delivering a number of disciplines including; Test Strategy Management, Test Plan Definition, Test Execution and Review.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Continually improving the quality of projects deliveries
*Primarily responsible for the overall software testing strategy
*Understand and document high level test requirements
*Accountable for quality of all software released, and test completion reports
*Monitoring and reviewing test plans and adherence to process's defined
*Technical leadership of all Test Engineers
*Provide hands on leadership in testing techniques and best practises for both functional and non-functional testers
*Perform FAT, SAT and UAT cycles in attendance with customers where required
*UK and overseas travel may be required in accordance with business needs

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*Practised in designing and documenting test strategy
*Solid knowledge of test automation patterns such as TDD and BDD
*Hands on experience of all types of functional and non-functional testing
*ISTQB Certified
*Experience of LINUX and Networking
*Ability to analyse risk and root cause
*Understanding of Continuous Integration
*Hands on experience with Python, RobotFramework and Selenium


*Software Test Engineer
*Blandford, Dorset
*£35000 - £40000

Keywords: Software Test Engineer, Software, Test, TDD, BDD, LINUX, Python, RobotFramework, Selenium, ISTQB, Test Automation, Networking

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a PERMANENT position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.