Test Engineer

TSS Solutions Ltd
Wellingborough, UK
21 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Vacancy title: Test Engineer

Location: Wellingborough

Reference number: V8472

Type: Contract

Every time you pick up the phone, surf the Internet, travel on a motorway, catch a train, bus or tube, or even dial 999; chances are telent have enabled the technology to make this happen.

With current annual revenues in excess of £400M and 2,400 employees. We operate within various industry sectors including Rail, Traffic, Public Safety, Defence, Service Providers, Enterprise and Public Sector.

We design, deliver and support solutions and services which enable organisations to create, improve and maintain their ICT and communication and networks.

The Project

Highways England have awarded telent the contract for the operation and management of NRTS2 (National Roads Telecommunication Services), NRTS is the network of communication and control that Highways England uses to monitor and manage England's motorways and major trunk roads, it is a critical component of national infrastructure supporting the country's 4,400 mile strategic road network.

The contract includes a major technology transformation programme in addition to general maintenance and management of the network; The transformation programme comprises of 11 technology projects, including the introduction of new wireless and IP CCTV services, new management systems and the next-generation upgrade of all technology, this will ultimately enable Highways England to prepare for the future and enable safer roads, more efficient delivery and a better road user experience.

Role Profile:

To undertake test activities across of the NRTS technology areas
To assist in the development of test activities with the NRTS technology leads to support the development and delivery of telent NRTS solution
To mentor/coach junior members of the test team
To track, review and feedback the status of issues/tasks raised
To provide an independent test and verification function, acting as the Customer to ensure end to end compliance/assurance across the NRTS solution

Deliverables Include:
The maintenance of test procedures and processes (aligned with Promapp, UCM, OpenTEXT and DOORS- DNG)
Assistance in the management and maintenance of the technology systems in the PTN and PTE
The development and maintenance of test documentation
Testing of new applications and system upgrades
Assist in the Training and Knowledge transfer as required to internal and external staff for systems relating to the PTN and PTE
Provide engineering support to the LTE/TM and the wider NRTS engineering team as required

We'd be delighted to hear from you if you have the following skills/experience:

Previous experience of providing hardware, software support and application support within an operational environment
Previous experience of executing software and hardware tests
Previous experience building and installing IT infrastructure
Previous experience Rational Quality Manager or other test management tool
Previous experience DOORS or other requirements management tool


Good understanding of IT Infrastructure (Hardware and Software)
IT literate (proficient in the use windows applications and platforms)
Good understanding of end to end applications in terms of protocols and ports
Understand of test tools and applications
Good understanding of testing practices and test techniques
Good understanding Rational Quality Manager or other test management tool
Good understanding DOORS or other requirements tool
Experience of delivering Witness Testing / UAT sessions
Good experience of life cycle Test Phases

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.

telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion

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