Software Technician

Location: West Sussex, England Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Variable Annual Bonus
Sector: Defence Type: Permanent
Contact: Sam Davies Job Published: 21 days ago

Software Technician
West Sussex

Software Technician needed for a multinational Aerospace Organisation based in West Sussex who are looking to employ an experienced Software Technician with an understanding of Software Test & Verification.

The successful Software Technician will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will receive a wealth of benefits including:

* A competitive Salary: Circa £26,000 per annum
* Annual Variable Bonus
* Dental Insurance
* Childcare Vouchers
* Private Medical Scheme
* Retail Vouchers
* Pension Scheme
* Incentive Payment Plan
* Health Screening
* Free Marking
* + Much More!

Some of the main duties of the Software Technician will include:

* Verification of Software - Interprets Requirements and Design artefacts and utilises appropriate methodology to verify software for end user functionality and alignment to requirements.
* Test Automation - Develop and maintain a suite of automated tests in support of Continuous Integration of software developed via an Agile methodology.
* Teamwork - Support cross-functional team efforts in definition, integration, verification, and validation of products and sub-systems of moderate complexity.
* Customer Focus - Create test cases so that software components may be developed and comprehensively tested prior to being delivered to a customer with a strong emphasis on User Experience.

What you need to be the successful Software Technician:

In order to be the successful Software Technician and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

* Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) Discipline - Must
* Testing of Software developed within an Agile framework - Must
* Automated testing with 3rd party tools and scripts - Must
* Testing of Software developed within a C++ & C# development language - Desirable
* Atlassian JIRA (for defect tracking) - Desirable
* JAMA (for capturing Requirements & Test Cases) - Desirable
* User Experience (UX) testing - Desirable
* UML design tools, such as Enterprise Architect - Desirable
* Static Analyser - Desirable
* British Computer Society / Information Systems Examination Board Test Certification - Desirable

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Software Technician 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!

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