Test Engineer, Manual Tester

Youview Tv Ltd
London (Greater)
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Test Engineer, Manual Tester - YouView, London

The Role:

YouView is hiring a Manuel Tester to Develop, maintain & enhance test cases, specification and environments to be used by the wider test team and external Device Manufacturers

  • Take full ownership of the test cases, specification and environments and provide them as a service to the internal and external technical teams
  • Provide test expertise & mentoring to other members of the test team and external teams
  • Derive test scope & strategies through the analysis of technical change & integration risk
  • Support the test leads by providing a balanced & pragmatic approach to managing test scope, risk & time.
  • Define test scope & tests based on technical specifications, product features and integration risk
  • Reviewing changes to YouView specifications to derive changes to test scope, tools & frameworks
  • Prioritise, plan & execute tests
  • Report results back to test manager
  • Work on a daily basis with Development, Integration, Architecture, Operations, Product & 3rd party external teams to reduce risk of the releases
  • Working collaboratively with Device Manufacturers, YouView engineering & Product teams in the identification, analysis, triage and prioritisation of defects
  • Raise defects in Jira

Technical skills & experience required:

  • Unix command line experience
  • Scripting language (for example: Python, Ruby or Perl)
  • API testing
  • Background in testing & testing methodologies
  • Agile or similar environments
  • ISTQB-BCS certified
  • Clear and logical approach to problem solving

Desirable skills & experience:

  • DTT (DVB) and IPTV testing projects
  • Embedded systems testing
  • technical functional testing of devices such as: Acquisition & Presentation of AV media via IP & DTT, Software Management, Power Management, DVR, Content Discovery.
  • Video & audio encoding standards. Be familiar with analysing Dbus logs or similar communication protocols
  • Network protocol analysis tools such as Wireshark analysis and server configuration, bandwidth throttling
  • Test automation tools & techniques

Benefits of working for YouView:

  • Competitive Salary on offer
  • Annual Bonus
  • Central London location
  • Tech start up environment (foosball table)
  • Flexible working
  • Free Set Top Box
  • Staff Discount Scheme

About Us:

YouView is a joint venture between the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, BT, TalkTalk and Arqiva, we're naturally collaborative and open source - doing whatever it takes to transform and improve the daily viewing experience of UK audiences. Founded in 2012, since this we have unlocked a world of content and services for over 2.8 million households, combining Live TV and On Demand and cutting edge technology. YouView is evolving its award-winning User Experiences on TVs, Set-top boxes, and mobile platforms.

If you are interested please click "apply now", where you will be re-directed to complete an online form and a member of the YouView recruitment team will be in touch shortly.

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959369572