Software QA Engineer - Permanent - Edinburgh - Up to £50k

IT - Systems Development, Testing
£40,000 to £50,000 Per Annum
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Date Posted:
10 / 7 / 2017
Software QA Engineer - Permanent - Edinburgh - Up to £50k

Abrecco are recruiting a Software Quality Assurance Engineer on behalf of our client, a highly successful and expanding technology company based in central Edinburgh. You will form part of the product development team and deliver manual and automated testing for products, features and enhancements as well as contributing to the overall strategy. This is a highly technical role ideally suited to someone interested in working across software, system, networking and cloud technologies and delivering world class products.

Role responsibilities:
- Work as part of a collaborative cross functional development team.
- Creation of Test Plans and Test Cases
- Identification of Bug Tracking / Reporting using Jira and verify fixes
- Developing and performing unit, feature and network level testing
- Contribution to product test strategy

Personal and technical attributes:
- Proven experience in software product QA / Testing
- Test Execution (Unit, System, Acceptance, Feature, Regression and Network Testing)
- Writing Test Automation scripts
- Scripting experience (Shell, Python, TCL)
- Linux administration, Networking and Virtualization configuration would be beneficial
- Knowledge of virtual or cloud provisioning would be beneficial.
- Degree educated in a relevant subject (Computer Science or similar)

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced technical software QA Test Engineer to join a growing company who can offer a varied and exciting working environment and a salary of between £35,000 and £45,000 plus benefits. Apply with your CV, availability and salary expectations for immediate consideration.