Test Engineer - Manual - Perm - Edinburgh - Up to 40K

IT - Systems Development, Testing
£30,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
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Date Posted:
11 / 8 / 2017
Test Engineer - Manual - Perm - Edinburgh - Up to 40K

Abrecco are recruiting a Mid to Senior Test Engineer on behalf of our highly successful Edinburgh based client to join the group responsible for end to end testing and ensuring quality of desktop GUI based software products and features. You will be responsible for analysing, defining and executing manual tests ensuring customer expectations are being met and this role is ideally suited to someone who is extremely self-motivated and keen to work as part of a collaborative agile team.

Role Responsibilities:
- Analyse and define tests against customer requirements
- Assessing the quality of complex Windows GUI application features
- Catch bugs early in the development lifecycle, provide feedback on usability as a customer and help shape the direction of features and products.
- Ability to analyse test results and provide recommendations on product direction.
- Mentoring and providing guidance to other engineers within a project team.

Personal and technical attributes:
- Strong experience in analysing, defining, scoping and executing manual tests for a complex GUI based desktop application features.
- Proven experience in setting up test environments, including simple networking and basic PC administration.
- A thorough and methodical approach in design, development and execution of manual tests.
- Passionate about ensuring the quality of a wide range of software products
- Familiarity with Network communication protocols such as SOAP, HTTP, REST, ONVIF
- Some exposure to streaming technologies such as RTSP, RTP, RTCP
- Some familiarity or interest in OSI layers and IPv4 networks; Test tools such as TestLink and Bugzilla; Protocol analysis tools such as Wireshark; Scripting and test automation.
- Degree in Computer Science or similar subject

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Mid to Senior level Test Engineer to join a multinational, market-leading organisation who can offer challenging and varied work, the opportunity to learn new skills and a salary of up to £40,000 plus excellent benefits. Please forward your CV for immediate consideration.