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Software Test Engineer

We are searching for a talented Software Test Engineer to join our Software team and play a leading role in the testing and integration of software which will drive development of our microfluidic instrumentation and services. 

Testing the company's software that interfaces to the microfluidic Cloud, instruments and rigs;

  • Debugging software systems
  • Testing software systems

Contributing to the diversification of the Company's product portfolio to support new product R&D and launch;

  • Execute software tests for pipeline products
  • Determine test strategy for pipeline products
  • input into user requirements gathering for pipeline products

Contributing proactively and frequently to help develop the Company's identity;

  • Attend and actively participate in group and project meetings
  • Communicate the strengths and weaknesses of the Company’s product line from a software perspective


You’ve got this covered:

  • A keen interest in technology with an inquisitive nature
  • UI driven testing of graphical/mobile platforms such as Android, iOS or Windows
  • Able to apply modern principles in a highly complex environment
  • Hands-on experience in white-box and black-box testing
  • Knowledge of Agile/Scrum continuous development software life cycle models
  • Previous experience working in an R&D environment leading to commercial product launch
  • Proactive and self-managing with experience of working on multiple products
  • A high level of competence, integrity and communication


Nice to haves:

  • Software testing of M2M control or IOT/Sensor networks
  • Experience of testing within a quality framework such as ISO-9001 or ISO-13485 or similar
  • Experience with IEC 62304:2015: Medical Standards
  • Software testing of Cloud Web services/apps
  • Experience of two or more programming/scripting languages such as Ruby/ JavaScript/ Java/ Python/ bash/ powershell, etc.
  • An understanding of control system elements (sensors, actuators, controllers)


What you can expect from us:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 24 days holiday
  • Share Options Scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Company Pension
  • Wellbeing initiatives
  • Cycle to work/ Tech scheme’s
  • Employee assistance program
  • Free fruit and as much tea and coffee as you can drink
  • Inclusive team environment where your contribution will truly make a difference