Aspire Cambridge Ltd
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Senior/Lead Test Development Engineer

The role:
You will have the opportunity to help lead the development of the automated testing framework from the ground up.

You will assist in the writing, building and executing of comprehensive test cases using modern test frameworks from defined use cases.

You lead test engineers, develop high level test plans and report on testing progress feeding progress information back to the senior members of the delivery team.

You will need to have a keen eye for detail and willingness to explore that ensures quality to be delivered as a matter of routine.

Skills and Experience:

- Good degree in a relevant technical discipline (Computer Science, Physics, Maths or Engineering).

- Proven experience in test automation, test harness creation and use of modern test frameworks (for example: Python, Junit, JMeter, Jenkins, Siesta, Cucumber, Selenium, TestLink).

- Experience of testing a wide range of scenarios including user interfaces, client-server platforms and embedded systems.

- Testing software written in core Java (as opposed to Android-type Java).

- Knowledge of using Linux command line and some (bash) scripting.

- Experience with version control systems (e.g.

git) and ideally code collaborations systems such as Gerrit.

- Understanding of interacting with and testing SQL and NoSQL databases.

- Experience in writing test scripts and associated documentation.

- Have worked in an agile, dev-test-style environment as part of a team.

- Excellent communication skills, motivation, attention to detail and be a self-starter.

- Experience of managing/leading a team.

- Experience of debugging network traffic configuration (for example Wireshark)
- ISTQB Foundation
- A minimum of three years of industry experience in a similar role
- Excellent communication skills, motivation, attention to detail and be a self-starter.

- Experience in writing comprehensive test planning and reporting documentation.

- A minimum of five years of industry experience in a similar role

Start: ASAP
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hours: Full Time
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000

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Aspire Cambridge Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency for this Permanent Vacancy.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £45k - 55k per year
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Aspire Cambridge Ltd
  • Contact: Samuel Britton
  • Tel: 01223 855440
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: Req/004418
  • Posted: 2016-08-15 17:12:23 -

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