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Job ID
Posting Date
Test and Verification Solutions Ltd
Computer software
Job type
Full time
Years of experience
5+ years
Career level
Education Level
Masters degree or postgraduate certificate/diploma

Test and Verification Solutions Ltd

Software Development Engineer in Test

Job description

T&VS - SDET (Software Development Engineer in Test)

Overall Job Purpose:

To providesoftware development test engineering expertise on a variety of project(s) for our clients. Deliver the latest automation frameworks and the ability to write code, all with a high standard of testing knowledge / QA best practice.


Main Responsibilities and Opportunities:

  • SDET role on several deployments, at client sites
  • Technical testing expertise on variety of projects, utilising understanding of IT architecture and implementation of automation frameworks
  • Ability to write code
  • Compiling and agreeing detailedtest plans and test scripts.
  • Co-ordination of test activities with other Test Agencies (where applicable).
  • Raising and tracking issues/defects in accordance with the clients process and procedures.


Relevant Experience:


         At least 3 years+ experience of SDET delivery

         Good knowledge of at least one programming language, ideally C++ (perhaps a previous role as a developer would be ideal!)

         Experience of languages such as Java, Python, Ruby, SQL.

         Experience in tools such as jBehave, jUnit, Cucumber, Specflow, jMeter, Gatling, Appium, Calabash, Jenkins, TeamCity, Jira and Confluence

         Experience of application program interface (API)-based web service testing

         Ability to work in an agile / DevOps environment

         Working knowledge of open source automation:Selenium / Java / Python / Groovy.

         Root cause analysis of defects and impact analysis of code change

         Automation of test cases by implementing automation frameworks

         Technical understanding of Software development paradigms and Software Life Cycles


         Has some experience performance testing using a tool such as JMeter.

         Comfortable with JIRA

         Some exposure to testing mobile apps for Android and IOS.

         Working knowledge of HP ALM or quality centre.

         Clear and effective communication skills at all levels.

         Degree or equivalent in Engineering, Electronics, Computing, Telecommunications.

         Minimum ISTQB/ISEB Foundation level certification

        A level of UK security clearance would be advantageous.

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