Product Test Engineer

09 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Product Test Engineer Location: Cambridge Salary: Competitive plus additional benefits Kaptivo, a leading provider of visual collaboration solutions, is currently looking for an experienced Product Test Engineer to join their team. All Kaptivo products are built on collections of components, including hardware, firmware,development kits, client applications and web services, each with their own development andrelease cycles. It is the extensive testing to agreed specifications at every stage which enablesthe development of new products and features while maintaining an excellent userexperience. The Product Test Engineer will ensure that all components have been tested tothe required high standards before they are released to customers. The Product Test Engineerwill be responsible for: Owning, defining and maintaining the test specifications in collaboration with the engineeringteam Defining and maintaining the test procedures, manual and automated, and coordinating theresources required to meet the test requirements of each release cycle Performing manual testing where required, developing automated testing where appropriate and overseeing all manual and automated testing Managing testing on hardware components, embedded firmware, browser-based web applications and cloud-based infrastructure Requirementsfor the role of Product Test Engineer: Essential: Experience in designing product testing, including userapplication/front end interface testing Strongly Desired: • C/C++ • JavaScript • Cross-browser testing using tools such as Browser Stack or Sauce Labs • Automated software unit testing • IoT product testing • Capability to do some initial debugging Other Preferred Skills / Experience: • Good general technology understanding A Great Place to Work Our philosophy is that excellent people, given the right tools and environment, will do great work. We want to attract the best possible people to each role, and in return we offer a friendly, dynamic and stimulating work environment with plenty of scope to take on extra responsibility and to have a real impact with products that help thousands of people. The company is at a very exciting stage, having recently secured a $6m funding round, and is poised to announce a series of products and partnership deals in 2018. We offer a very attractive package including: •Share options scheme for all employees (UK scheme is EMI-approved) •Private pension with employers’ contributions •Private health insurance (including dental) •Flexible working policy •Opportunities for training and travel The UK office is based in St. John’s Innovation Centre, Cambridge, which is a prestigious and convenient location, with car and cycle parking, excellent public transport links, canteen, showers and shared facilities. *To be considered for the role of Product Test Engineer, click APPLYbelow* Kaptivo ( is a leading provider of visual collaboration solutions that enable remote road warriors and meeting attendees, using collaborative workplaces or schools around the world to turn any video conference meeting or learning experience into a highly interactive, engaging and productive experience. Our main product, Kaptivo, transforms any dry-erase whiteboard into a live, secure online collaboration tool that can seamlessly integrate with any video conferencing facility or educational learning system with obvious benefits. The company has become an award-winning solution provider in the large and fast-growing Unified Communication and Collaboration (UC&C) market and is working with many of the largest market leaders in the space. The team is growing in both the engineering and sales & marketing areas to support the development of new products and to grow world-wide sales channels.We are based in Cambridge, UK and San Mateo, California.