Senior Software Test Engineer

Busy Bee Recruitment
Cambridgeshire, UK
18 Jun 2019
02 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are seeking a professional and skilled Senior Software Test Engineer to join our client based in Cambridge, we are looking for someone to bring an experienced test and quality perspective to our clients engineering team.

Start: ASAP
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £Negotiable!
Hours: 35 hours per week
Benefits: Generous holiday allowance, Pension scheme with up to 6% company match and BUPA dental and medical cover

To be successful in this position you will be passionate about testing and the impact that manual and automated testing can have on the production of great software. You will be confident in writing high quality code for testing in languages such as Python or Java. Alongside this you will have proven experience in testing of desktop or mobile applications across a range of different operating systems for example Windows, macOS, Linux and UNIX.

Duties will include:

* Planning, executing and reporting on appropriate tests

* Manual and exploratory testing

* Developing and maintaining automated functional and performance tests

* Ensuring appropriate security testing is carried out

* Automated testing

* Manual software testing including exploratory testing

* Writing high quality and maintainable code for testing e.g. Python or Java

* Making well-reasoned decisions about what, and what not to test

* Comfortable sharing your testing experience with your peers

* Keeping up to date on new techniques and technologies

Skills and Experience Required:

* Passionate about testing

* Have a proven track record of delivering high quality results on ambitious projects

* Able to work with minimal supervision

* Experience of testing desktop and/or mobile applications across a range of different operating systems and network environments

* Have excellent oral and written communication skills

* Have a good technical degree (or equivalent qualification / experience)

If you have not received a response within 3-5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency for this to Permanent vacancy

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