Test Engineer

Applications have now closed

Please visit our main job board to see all our current vacancies.

Test Engineer

Test Engineer (Automation) - Manchester Permanent £35,000 - £45,000 Company profile A world-leading, global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions across government & commercial markets. The role The Cyber solutions division is seeking talented Test Engineers to join a new team in Manchester, to work within a rapidly growing environment.

Job Description

Test Engineer (Automation) - Manchester
Permanent
£35,000 - £45,000

**Candidates must be willing and able to obtain DV Clearance**

Company profile
A world-leading, global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions across government & commercial markets.

Specialists in Cyber Security, they realise that outpacing the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum demands constant innovation. They are now have several immediate opportunities for experienced software engineers to design, develop and maintain a suite of applications.

The role
The Cyber solutions division is seeking talented Test Engineers to join a new team in Manchester, to work within a rapidly growing environment.

Key Responsibilities:
Candidates will be responsible for analysing functional specifications to produce suitable test plans, strategies and reports, including both manual and automated test scripts.
Successful applicants will be working with the development team in an Agile / Scrum environment carrying out performance, load, integration, system and / or user acceptance testing.

The person
A skilled Test Engineer, with an automation testing background is required and will have the following skills:

Essential
2:1 degree or equivalent experience in a technical field.
Experience of the full testing lifecycle
Experience of automated testing tools e.g. Selenium, Cucumber, Gatling / JMetre
Experience implementing automated tests in preferred language e.g. Java / Ruby.
Solid IT troubleshooting skills in order to deal with a wide range of different processes and systems.
An understanding of the Agile development methodology
Commitment to working as a member of a team which responds flexibly to changing pressures and demands.
Good communication and interpersonal skills in order to meet the needs of a wide range of external and internal service clients and to develop effective working relationships with our customers and partners.

Desirable
Testing qualifications (such as ISTQB or ISEB certification)
Experience of Continuous Integration tools e.g. Bamboo/Jenkins
Experience of Ruby / Python / Java
Experience of HTML
Understanding of Linux and Windows configuration

**Candidates must be willing and able to obtain DV Clearance**

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions.

Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. Our industry coverage includes, but is not limited to: Infrastructure and Built Environment, IT (including Security, Communications, SaaS, ERP, IT Sales, and more) Oil and Gas, Defence, Engineering and Technology, Technical Sales, Energy, Space, Telecommunications, Manufacturing and much, much more. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Andrew Vaughan

Andrew Vaughan profile

I specialise in permanent recruitment for information technology positions in the public and private sector. I excel at building relationships whether that’s internally within the business and my team, or with our clients. I encourage my team to do the same and together we deliver an outstanding level service to a wide range of customers.