Software Engineer in Test - Bristol - up to £35,000

Recruiter
ePeople Recruitment
Location
Bristol
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
10 Feb 2017
Closes
10 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Software Engineer in Test - Bristol - up to £35,000

Key skills - Automation / Manual / Software Test / C# / Python / C++ / Software Build Tools / Microsoft Visual Studio / Continous Integration Systems

The Role:

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic Software Engineer in Test, to be part of the team that tests the development tools used to create every PlayStation®4 game.

They have a dedicated professional development ladder for their test professionals. They are happy to take recruits who meet the criteria below, and support their career development.

Responsibilities:

  • Executing tests manually;
  • Automating tests as part of their continuous integration systems;
  • Developing tests for new applications, new features and regressions;
  • Developing test strategies with application teams;
  • Investigating issues and creating reproducible test cases;
  • Reporting test results clearly (including performance and coverage).

Qualifications:

  • BSc in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Skills Required:

Essential

  • Proven experience in developing tests for software applications;
  • A solid understanding of software testing techniques;
  • Good C#, Python programming skills;
  • Understanding of C++;
  • Experience in triaging bugs and creating reproducible tests;
  • Familiarity with software build tools, issue tracking and source control systems.

Desirable

  • Experience of Microsoft Windows applications;
  • Experience of automating tests;
  • Experience of Microsoft Visual Studio;
  • Experience of testing development tools.

Personal Attributes:

  • Passion for software quality and a positive customer experience;
  • Ability to gain the respect of, and work successfully with others, regardless of reporting line;
  • Strong influencing and persuasion skills;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Thorough, patient, and calm under pressure.

Package:

  • Negotiable, dependent on experience
  • Excellent benefits package and working conditions

Location:

  • Bristol

Start Date:

As soon as possible.

Key skills - Automation / Manual / Software Test / C# / Python / C++ / Software Build Tools / Microsoft Visual Studio / Continous Integration Systems

Software Engineer in Test - Bristol - up to £35,000