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T&I Applications Test Engineer

The ideal candidate will have solid experience in testing and quality control and be a reliable and competent professional. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to take on the initial tasks of Applications Test and to create the test environment

Main duties include:

  • Application quality assurance
  • Performance and load testing
  • Functional testing
  • Creating, writing and executing test scripts
  • Documenting test results
  • Communicating findings to technical and non-technical colleagues
  • Working towards departmental and project deadlines
  • Liaise with internal teams (Product Management, Product Owners etc.) to understand requirements and develop testable Acceptance Criteria
  • Provide test estimates to support project costing and task planning
  • Develop automation frameworks to deliver efficient and effective testing
  • Peer review QA and teamwork
  • Prioritise workload to meet agreed commitments
  • Capture, record and document bugs allowing Development teams to readily reproduce issues

This role requires the candidate to already have, or be able to obtain, UK Security Clearance

Skills & Experience (Essential):

  • Minimum 3+ years' proven experience in a similar, relevant QA role 
  • Multichannel testing across web, mobile and native applications
  • Exploratory, Automated, Non-functional, API, Load and Performance testing
  • Experience managing test environments
  • Demonstrable Software testing experience across full SDLC
  • Knowledge and experience of developing robust, maintainable, efficient automated test frameworks
  • Coding skills to develop framework and automated tests using tools such as Gherkin, Visual Studio (C#), Selenium
  • Ability to develop clear, concise, test plans and cases
  • Ability to interpret written requirements and technical specification documents
  • Understanding of how to rigorously test software using various techniques

Skills & Experience(Desirable):

  • Agile/SCRUM methodologies
  • Reporting tools such as Jira
  • Knowledge of radio systems
  • Testing in different environments including Web, iOs, Android and Universal Windows applications

Personal attributes:

  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Attention to detail and a result-driven approach
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Confident written and verbal communicator including client-facing roles
  • Ability to work in both co-located and distributed teams