Software Test Engineer

Software Test Engineer

Job Title: Software Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894429_1521044297
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2018 16:18

Job Description

Software Test Engineer - Bristol
Our client a leading developer of information and communications technology services is looking to recruit a Software Test Engineer. You will help implement the test programme and support the deployment and testing at the integration site at the spacecraft control centres.
This Is an opportunity to work for a leading technology organisation serving a huge range of customers using a wide range of technologies.
Key Responsibilities
*Working as part of the team to support integration and testing of software sub-systems
*Development of Automated tests and associated test tools
*Support and management of a continuous integration environment to ensure that software sub-systems are regularly and thoroughly tested.
*Support for analysis and corrective maintenance of software anomalies
*Direct interaction with customers to support systems testing and higher levels of integration
*Travel to the customer site, as required, to assist with testing, provide support or training.
Essential Skills
The candidate must have a software engineering or software test background with experience of formal test programmes including verification and validation. An understanding and appreciation of good software development practices is essential, including the contribution to software documentation.
The candidate must be able to work in a collaborative team environment.
It is expected that the role will include customer interaction, so the successful candidate will be fluent in English and confident in their role in representing the company.
Desirable skills:
*Experience in the use of Java within TDD and BDD toolsets
*Understanding and experience of Continuous Integration
*Understanding of verification and validation, particularly from a customer perspective
*Requirements engineering
Key Skills - Software, Test, Automation, Manual, TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration, Verification
Permanent Role
Salary - to £40000
Location - Bristol
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.

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