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Software Test Development (25477)

to £40k DoE + benefits

Test development for internal and external use

Are you a software engineer happy to work close to the hardware in developing the software test routines? If so this position will give you significant freedom to generate testing concepts and keep up to date with tools and techniques. Many of the test routines you create in this role will be used within a manufacturing environment.

In summary your qualities as Software Test Developer are:

  • Experience maintaining a continuous integration system (Jenkins or Cloudbees)
  • Ability to write test applications using C/C++ and scripting languages
  • Exposure to the design, organization and manufacture of test fixtures
  • Experience writing and releasing test procedures
  • Degree or similar in a computer science, software or engineering discipline

Possession of the following would desirable:

  • Familiarity with Linux
  • Experience writing Jenkins plugins
  • Knowledge of version control systems, such as Git
  • Knowledge of manufacturing environments

You will join a team of friendly, dedicated developers working in a central Cambridge location with ample free parking. This is an excellent opportunity to join a global company where most of the hardware development is done in the UK. The Cambridge hardware team has an equal number of software engineers who need an extra pair of hands.

Keywords: Test development, C, C++, BASH, Python, Continuous integration, Embedded PCs, Cambridge.

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