Software Test Engineer

Recruiter
Spencer Ogden
Location
Glasgow
Salary
£40000 - £50000/annum outstanding additional benefits
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Essential information

Job title: Software Test Engineer
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 negotiable + unlimited holiday, 14% pension and shares etc
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Industry: Space

Summary

Positions of this nature rarely come onto the market. Not only will you be working on ground breaking space projects but my client has also created a special working environment in order to nurture creative thinking and make working for them as engaging and fun as possible.

My client is ideally looking for a Python Developer who is adept at testing.

Responsibilities

* You will take written Test Instructions and convert them to python scripts to interface (networking and serial) with test equipment and my client's satellites.
* (Develop software interfaces (automation) between test equipment and satellites.)
* Experience coding for database interactions is a strong plus.

Requirements

Essential

* Extensive experience with Python scripting
* Extensive experience with Linux
* Experience of developing for and running industry standard test automation suites (such as NI.)
* Experience with software interfaces for spectrum analysers, programmable power supplies/attenuators/RF switches, vector signal generators, and/or similar test equipment.

Beneficial

* C, Embedded, Rohde & Schwarz test equipment
* Experience automating electronic test equipment; spectrum analysers, programmable power supplies/attenuators/RF switches, vector signal generators, and/or similar test equipment.

If you are interested in being considered for the aforementioned Software Test Engineer vacancy then please do submit an application.

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