Automated Test Engineer

10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Automation Test Engineer 3 Month Contract £(Apply online only) per day Crawley, West Sussex An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join a global industry leader, delivering flexible, highly reliable, cost effective aviation solutions to evolve and adapt technology that optimises and expands customer capabilities. The Satellite Solutions and Cabin Services team are looking to add a Test Engineer to their Development Team. Responsibilities will include: * Derive test cases from requirements and technical documentation. * Write, maintain and debug automated tests. * Setup and execute manual test cases. * Troubleshoot issues, raise defect reports and perform root-cause analysis on failures. * Design test fixtures and equipment. * Drive continuous process improvement and be actively involved in identifying opportunities to adopt innovative testing technologies and techniques * Maintain test rigs and environments. * Work closely with the product and development teams. Essential Skills: * Experience of testing wireless networks and communications systems (i.e. SATCOM). * Strong Automation and Manual testing, V&V and Systems Test * A strong understanding of testing and automation technologies. * Experience of delivering and maintaining Linux installations. * Sound knowledge of software testing methodologies. * Use of defect tracking systems and version control systems. * Quick learner with strong technical capability and excellent communication skills. Desirable Skills: * Experience of testing embedded software products. * Experience in testing databases. * Experience of Agile methodology, TDD and BDD. * Experience using COTS test software and equipment (Spirent TestCenter, Ixia VeriWave, etc.). * Experience of using continuous integration tools with Jenkins. Amount of Travel Required for Position 0%-25% If you have the relevant skills and experience, please do not hesitate and click apply