Test Engineer

Reed Technology
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Test Engineer
£40,000 + pension / Private health care + more

Test Engineer
£40,000 + pension / Private health care + more

Job Description:

Seeking an experienced, energetic and talented Test Engineer to work within the product assurance team. The role will include complete testing, analysis and approval of products to ensure they meet the requirements and are truly “fit-for-purpose”. The team is responsible for the integration, verification and validation of all aspects of the products and system solutions provided to our customers

Key abilities and characteristics for this role are:

1. Extensive experience of product-level testing of PC applications.
2. Significant experience of integration testing of networked solutions over LAN and WAN infrastructure.
3. Proven experience of developing, implementing and being fully responsible for the product test strategies and test plans.
4. Proven experience in software verification and validation including functional, regression, scenario, load, usability, stress and performance testing.
5. Ideally, experience of developing and implementing, in a high-level language, automated test strategies and scripts for PC applications. (Java, Python)
6. Ideally, experience of working with databases, preferably PostgreSQL, and a technical understanding of how they work.
7. Ideally, experience in both embedded software testing and web application testing
8. A positive and enthusiastic outlook with a passion for testing.
9. Ability to adapt quickly and understand complex systems, new functions and features and apply ad-hoc test methodology during the development and full lifecycle of a product.
10. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
11. Must be able to work in a small and highly integrated team
12. Strong problem solving skills and an inquisitive nature
13. Ability to use a systematic approach to prioritise tasks
14. Degree educated in a relevant discipline

If you would like to apply for this role or find out some more information then please send your CV to ben.woodward@reedglobal.com

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