The Just Recruitment Group Ltd is currently recruiting for a Software Test Engineer for their client based in Colchester, Essex.
This position has been created as a result of significant growth and will work in their busy Engineering lab testing of new products from our engineering teams.
Reporting to the Group Software Manager, the Software Test Engineer will have responsibility for the following:
* Testing embedded firmware and board support packages for a range of single board computers
* Creating and maintaining test cases
* Working with the developers and the customer support team to diagnose problems and improve product quality
* Benchmarking products and performing peripheral-device approvals testing
This role will involve assembling and configuring various hardware devices, successful candidates will be practically minded and able to demonstrate correct handling of ESD sensitive products.
Degree or equivalent within an engineering related discipline and experience with all of the following:
* Previous software testing role
* Familiarity with installing and configuring Linux and Microsoft operating systems
* Basic understanding of modern PC architecture (e.g. experience assembling, modifying or fault-finding PCs)
* Knowledge of scripting languages, C and/or Python coding
The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate:
*The ability to communicate effectively with others within the company at an Engineering level
* Attention to detail and consistency
* Self-motivation and enthusiasm
Experience configuring and maintaining Linux servers and software development tools, such as Jenkins and Gitlab would be desirable.
The successful candidate should also have an ability to organise and prioritise their own work. We have a dynamic lab environment where the ability to switch tasks quickly and multi-task are essential.
For more information on this position, please contact Just Recruitment Group Ltd on telephone (phone number removed) quoting job reference (phone number removed).
Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days, your application for this position has been unsuccessful.
Just Recruitment Group Ltd, are only able to process applications from candidates who are currently resident and eligible to work in the UK