Software Development Lead Engineer

Recruiter
Luton Bennett Limited
Location
Bristol
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Software Development Lead Engineer

Bristol

£50,000 - £55,000 per annum + Contributory Pension starting at 5% matched contributions

Software Development Lead Engineer required within highly successful consultancy and solutions provider.

The role will be suited to experienced lead/senior software development engineers with a strong software development background and a sound understanding of the test methodologies, platforms and processes. Those from a Mathematics, science or engineering degree background are well suited. Web based programming background is highly desirable, i.e. python, javascript or C#. 

The role will be working as part of a project team in all stages of development of specialist test packages for a variety of technical media brands and manufacturers. You will have a broad scope of responsibility from client liaison to understand requirements to determine if they can work with an off the shelf test product or require a bespoke solution. You will work directly for the departments’ project manager on the full product development life-cycle for test products from requirements analysis, work-breakdown, and estimation to implementation, test and release.

The company offer long term stability and personal technical development and promotion opportunities for the right person.

The role in brief:

* Design, build and test testing applications and frameworks
* Assist in developing work breakdown structures and corresponding estimates
* Analyse complex technical standards to determine testing requirements and approach
* On occasion work directly with customers to establish requirements, present solution and be the technical interface on customer led bespoke development project
* Lead and champion engineering best practices and promote new ideas and improvements to the team and wider organisation.

The Person Required:

* Experienced software development engineer with testing experience or strong understanding of test methodologies and practices at a project lead level.
* Desire to work in a busy and challenging projects team based environment
* Live within commutable distance or willing to relocate to the Central Bristol area.