Senior System Test Engineer - (Linux/ Unix experience)

£45000 - £55000 Per Annum
18 Oct 2013
15 Nov 2013
Aimee Peacock
Job Level
Entry Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client in the Media Industry are currently seeking a Senior System Test Engineer who has Linux and Unix experience to join on a permanent basis. You will need excellent Linux skills and a systematic approach to software testing. You will design and document test procedures that ensure the successful delivery of new software releases ensuring they meet clients expectations. You will set-up and maintain test servers running the Linux operating system and fully implement these test procedures.

Key Responsibilities: -

You will document the proposed test procedures that will be performed at each software release.
You will system test new releases of our audio matching software and ensure the correct operation of the audience measurement system.
You will ensure that the software correctly fixes any identified bugs and implements new features.
You will analyse and compare audience data to quantify the differences with the current software release and previous versions.
You will fully document your findings and attend meetings with the developers to discuss the results.
You will communicate with internal teams to discuss rolling out the software.

Experience Required: -

You have excellent Linux skills and a systematic approach to software testing.
You have demonstrable experience of shell scripting within a Linux environment.
You have experience of analysing large scale results using tools such as Microsoft Excel.
You have an analytical mind and a desire to apply it.
You are results-driven and are able to push through to make sure work gets done.
You are highly numerate and able to quantify the results from testing.
You are able to display attention to detail.

Salary: - £45,000 - £55,000
Location: West London

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