Software System Test Engineer

Location: Berkshire, England Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Sector: Engineering Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: April Burton

Software System Test Engineer



£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits

***Must be eligible for Security Clearance***

I am currently looking for a Software System Test Engineer to work for my client, a highly reputable company who supply products, systems and services for the commercial airline industry.

They are looking for an experienced Software System Test Engineer to work at their flagship site in Berkshire.
The successful Software System Test Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

* Annual salary £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience
* Annual bonus
* Company pension scheme
* On site facilities
* Stock Purchase Plan
* 25 days holiday
As well as their standard benefits, you will also be able to choose from their Flexible Benefits package to personalise other benefits.

Some of the main duties of the Software System Test Engineer will include:

● Work with business stakeholders to create, capture, review, trace and modify requirements in either traditional or User Story format.
● Contribute to the development of functional and interface specifications for software applications.
● Create and run integration and system and user acceptance tests for software products of moderate complexity.
● Estimate, track, own and report status for assigned scope of work.
● Installing, configuring, testing and maintaining operating systems, application software and system management tools
● Working with development team and business stakeholders to develop and maintain test plans, test scripts and test cases for manual testing procedures
● Execution of manual and automation test techniques (including functional, non-functional, and exploratory testing)
● Representing the customer perspective and associated quality in any technical discussion, decision and product design reviews

What you need to be the successful Software System Test Engineer:

● Able to demonstrate a logical approach to resolving problems/issues
● Able to communicate appropriately at different levels (technical, business, commercial, customer)
● Previous working experience of software testing
● Previous experience working in an Agile Scrum environment


● Practical experience of test automation tools or frameworks like Selenium WebDriver
● Working knowledge using JIRA & Confluence collaboration tools
● Previous experience of cross-browser / device testing of web applications
● Working knowledge of continuous integration and deployment environments
● Exposure of testing software in cloud environments such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) or others would be beneficial
● Technical understanding of:
-Windows Server 2012 R2 install and config
-Knowledge of SQL
-Relational database management systems (RDBMS) (Oracle, MS SQL Server, PostgreSQL)
-VMWare ESXi platforms
-AWS cloud platform
-Message queueing middleware (IBM, JMS)

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Software System Test Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

Software System Test Engineer



£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits

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