Software Tester

14 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

  • Are you an experienced Software Tester with expert technical skills?
  • Are you ready to take the next steps in your career in a business where you can truly make a difference?
  • Do you want beneficial technologies being shaped by your ideas?

If the answer is YES, Welcome to Bosch.

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to expand our team through the recruitment of two Senior Java Software Engineers to join our team in Stockport. This exciting role offers the chance to work with the market leaders in the vehicle manufacturing industry.

What distinguishes you as our ideal Software Tester?

As our ideal Software Tester, you will possess a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in computer science, software engineering or other scientific subject. You will also have proven experience in software testing, knowledge of automated test tools, experience of test design and test strategy development. You will also require:

  • Knowledge of JAVA client applications
  • Able to work on own initiative and manage your own time.
  • Able to apply testing in an Agile methodology.
  • Use of issue tracking system, e.g. JIRA
  • Fluent English, Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Dedication to high quality, on time delivery

Desirable Experience

  • Formal testing qualification such as ISTQB / ISEB CTFL
  • Experience with software automation test tools e.g. QF-Test, Ranorex, Seleniun
  • Configuration management tools – e.g GIT, SVN
  • JIRA for logging defects
  • Knowledge/Understanding of programming languages Python / Javascript / XML
  • Agile development as part of a Scrum team
  • Automated build systems e.g. Jenkins
  • Knowledge of virtual environments such as Oracle VM VirtualBox
  • Experience/Knowledge with vehicle & diagnostics communication protocols (ISO-15765 / ISO-14229 / ISO-13400)
  • Automotive diagnostics data knowledge (ECU diagnostics data)

What will I be responsible for?

Joining our team as one of our Software Tester, you will be preparing test plans and designing and executing system & regression tests. Daily responsibilities will also include:

  • Defining the acceptance criteria and tests cases for the system requirements.
  • Producing written reports on the test results.
  • Working with the customer to develop and execute acceptance test plans
  • Clearly logging and categorising issues in our defect management tool.
  • Setting up test environments.
  • Working with the customer and support the operation group with product non-conformance investigation

Why work for Bosch?

At Bosch, we encourage our associates to be individuals and see diversity as an asset. In return for your hard work as our Software Tester, you will be entitled to a great range of benefits including:

  • Flexible worktime options
  • Childcare offers
  • Medical services
  • Employee discounts including various sports and health opportunities
  • On-site parking & access to local public transport
  • Catering facilities
  • Modern offices that offer room for creativity within rural surroundings

If you want the chance to help shape future vehicle standard, we want to hear from you.

Make It Happen. Apply now for the role of Software Tester!

The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.

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