Software Test Engineer - Manual / Automated - Perm - Aberdeen - to 40K GDP

Reference:
UD/12344
Sector:
IT - Systems Development, Test Analysis
Salary/Rate:
£32,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Location:
Aberdeen
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
3 / 7 / 2017
Software Test Engineer - Manual / Automated - Perm - Aberdeen - to 40K GDP

Our client, a market leading technology firm of world renown; continues to prosper and is offering a fantastic opportunity for a Software Test Engineer to work on industry-leading products for the global oil and gas / engineering industry. In order to work with cutting edge technology on their unique set of products, you will have a proven track record across the full test lifecycle with experience testing a wide variety of software applications. You will have an in-depth understanding of testing theories, principles and practices as well as knowledge of utilising test tools. You will also have excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively in highly cohesive and communicative team environments.

Role Responsibilities:
- Work with cross functional development teams and external business users in a highly collaborative environment.
- Work across the full test lifecycle (Analysis, test planning, test case design and execution)
- Log results, creating test reports and review results against project plans
- Work with the Test Manager to research and suggest new, innovative test tools and practices

Personal and technical attributes:
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a team environment
- Proven demonstrable manual and automation software test experience
- Knowledge of all product software testing types
- Familiarity with Windows Development using Visual Studio .Net (C# and/or VB) and C/C++
- Experience of Windows Forms (Winforms) applications and interfacing techniques would be advantageous
- Familiar with source control systems (Subversion/Git)

This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled software test engineer with excellent attention to detail and good communication skills to join a well established organisation and work from their Aberdeen offices. This will ideally suit a highly motivated individual who can work as part of a globally dispersed team across the full software test lifecycle and enjoys working on a variety of interesting and varied business critical projects. Please apply with your latest CV for immediate consideration.