QA Test Engineer - Software/Hardware - Edinburgh - Competitive Package

Reference:
CAS/13017
Sector:
IT - Systems Development, Testing
Salary/Rate:
Negotiable
Benefits:
Pension
Location:
Midlothian
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
10 / 1 / 2020
QA Test Engineer - Software/Hardware - Edinburgh - Competitive Package

New Year, new challenge? Now that you have got through the dreaded first week after the festive break I’m sure it has you thinking about an opportunity where you can learn something new or put your skills to better use, all while being generously compensated for your efforts. Well, Abrecco have the perfect opportunity for an experienced Technical QA Test Engineer.

Our client, a successful solutions provider who are considered experts within their sector, are looking for someone to join their highly collaborative cross-functional development team based in their Edinburgh office just south of the city. You will have proven experience testing Software/ Hardware and embedded software solutions. You will test products to breaking point, often creating extreme environments to ensure durability and reliability, all while working closely with manufacturers and suppliers.

What you will bring:
- 4+ years’ technical test experience (ideally testing software/embedded/hardware solutions)
- Work across the full test lifecycle (Analysis, test planning, test case design and execution)
- Ability to work within a collaborative environment

- Knowledge of test, source control and protocol analysis tools would be beneficial (Bugzilla, git, WireShark etc)
- Exposure to IP Technologies (OSI Layer, network protocols etc)

What you will be doing:
- Creating test solutions for the suite of software and hardware
- Liaising with internal and external stakeholders
- Writing Scripts using Python or Perl
- Using equipment to generate extreme environments to test hardware
- Analyse and understand complex systems and translate requirements into tests

So if this sounds like the opportunity that could reawaken your passion for IT then make sure you get your CV across ASAP for consideration. Let’s be honest, this wont be around for long!!