Test Engineer - Agile - Edinburgh - Up to 35K GBP plus benefits

Reference:
UD/12326
Sector:
IT - Systems Development, Testing
Salary/Rate:
£28,000 to £35,000 Per Annum
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
12 / 6 / 2017
Test Engineer - Agile - Edinburgh - Up to 35K GBP plus benefits

Abrecco’s client, a successful software solutions provider is looking for an experienced Software Test Engineer to join a small team based in their central Edinburgh office. 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 software test experience
- Familiarity with Agile (Scrum) practices.
- Oracle / MS SQL Database skills would be advantageous
- Knowledge of automation tools such as Selenium, Ranorex or Test Complete would be advantageous

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 central Edinburgh 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. As this role requires a mid level test specialist, a salary of up to £35K + a variety of exceptional benefits is on offer for the right individual. Please apply with your latest CV for immediate consideration.