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Software Test Engineer (25248)

£Competitive + benefits

Lead software testing of scientific applications in a progressive start-up

Why apply?

  • Work on truly innovative projects in an ambitious company with a dynamic technology roadmap.
  • Be rewarded with an excellent compensation package as well as career support.
  • Work with bright, technical people.
  • Have an impact on building applications for healthcare.
  • Have a good work-life balance – flexible working arrangements possible (company puts value in the people).
  • Good location – central Cambridge, parking available if you drive, within 2 miles from the train station.

What are they looking for?

  • A Software Test Engineer to contribute to the development of scientific hardware instruments and associated cloud services.
  • Responsibilities will include: debugging software; developing software tests; determine test strategies; collaborate and contribute to the wider engineering team.

Interested? Show us:

  • Prior experience working on mobile platforms (Android, iOS or Windows).
  • Experience in software testing of cloud applications.
  • Designing and developing automated test cases.
  • Hands-on experience with white-box and black-box testing.
  • Experience with a variety of programming / scripting languages (ideally Java, JavaScript, C++, Python; but knowledge of Ruby, Bash, or Powershell would be considered).
  • Experience working in an Agile environment.

For additional brownie points, any experience with the following is desirable:

  • Software testing on IoT sensors or M2M controls.
  • Experience with ISO9001 or ISO13485.
  • Penetration testing.

This is a great opportunity for someone to take their extensive software test experience and apply their knowledge on a challenging range of projects within a multidisciplinary company.

Keywords: Instrumentation, Medical / Healthcare Applications, Automated Test, Cloud / Mobile, Start-up

Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

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