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Passionate about software testing for critical software or a Software Engineer looking to get into test development ? Strong development skills for test development in C#, Java, Python, VB or C ? Interested in the sciences and testing the latest scientific technologies used globally ? Enjoy collaborating in a multi-skilled development and testing environment ? If so Euro London Appointments, on behalf of our client, a renowned technical and scientific instrumentation supplier with a truly global presence is currently looking for talented Software Test Engineer to test cutting-edge software that works with their scientific instrumentation. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Test Engineer , with at least one significant experience in software testing, to join a welcoming team with a passion for ensuring that vital analytical software for the industrial, scientific and manufacturing sectors is robust and reliable. Responsibilities *To provide software and embedded software test specifications, test cases and automation necessary to provide reliable and robust software. *To work closely with the software developers in an integrated team to participate in Agile methods, reviews and retrospectives. You will be estimating tasks, writing the test schedules, automating new functional test cases and running automated regression tests. *Participating in the development of tests as part of a multi-disciplinary project team and to work within project timescales. *Increasing domain knowledge and understanding of our client's products with an aim of improving test effectiveness. Aims : *Reliable and robust software production. *Automatic test suites for regression testing. *Test scripts capable of being validated. Skills and experience required *Bachelors degree qualified in Computing, Computer Engineering, Sciences or a similar discipline. *Must have an interest in the Sciences and developing technologies for scientific research ( no previous sectorial experience required ) *ISTQB qualification is advantageous. *Experience in at least one similar role ideally in the Industrial, Manufacturing or Scientific software sector. *Manual and Automated test development experience. Automated experience can be to junior or senior level. *Windows programming experience for test development in either C#, Java, Python, Visual Basic, C using Object Oriented Programming methodologies , experience in Desktop software testing is ideal. *Practical knowledge of Agile and Scrum methodologies , ISO9000 and TickIt is highly advantageous *Experience working the Team Foundation Server (TFS) and /or Test Manager/ Visual Studio. *Strong communications/interpersonal skills for liaison with other team members, members of the Software Development (who you would be working alongside) and customer support teams. *Adaptability to different types of software and applications. *Self-starter attitude with excellent time management skills. *Strong problem solving and analytical abilities. In return our client can offer an innovative and stimulating working environment where the selected candidate will be at the forefront of cutting-edge software testing used on some of the most specialized scientific devices used in the Pharmaceutical, Oil and Gas, Automotive and Aerospace sectors, to name a few key client fields.
How do you like the sound of joining a welcoming team of Scientific Software Engineers, playing a vital role in the development of cutting-edge scientific and research technologies based on C#? Do you take pride in quality and innovation to achieve outstanding product functionality ? Are you looking for a diverse position in which you can apply your existing skills, develop new ones and improve your expertise to its full extend , all within a welcoming , diverse and ambitious team ? If so, then please read on ! Currently , our client , a world renowned innovator of scientific instrumentation technologies used by scientists and researchers across the globe, is looking for a Senior or Junior level Software Engineer , who is looking to take their career to the next level. Within a highly dynamic , positive and action driven environment in a newly developed unit of their organization , based in the heart of Bristol you will work closely with multidisciplinary specialists reporting to the Software Team Leader. Responsibilities *Working on all parts of the software development lifecycle, being responsible for designing and building software to gather and analyse data from our client's scientific instruments range. *Solving software related challenges and related systems engineering issues as well as investigating new software innovations and their potential application to the wider team and organisation. *Working in a professional SCRUM environment where cross functional teamwork and close collaboration with the customer and fellow colleagues is highly valued. What do I need to be successful in this position ? *A Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Engineering , Mathematics, Physics or similar experience. *At least one significant long-term experience in a C# development environment, ideally for Windows, but Web experience can also be considered. *Strong analytical capabliities, you thrive on problem solving and challenges on a diverse range of products and systems. *Strongly results-driven with a keen eye for customer product usage. Ability to think and act like an end-user with emphasis on product quality indicators, such as analytical performance , ease of use, robustness, completeness and speed. *You're self-motivated , detail-oriented and able to work independently as well as with the team. Nice to haves ? *Experience working with TFS. *Experience developing software for scientific or industrial instrumentation or an interest in science and technology beyond your day job ! Where can my career develop if I join ? *You will follow a comprehensive induction programme from day 1 and will receive continued support and career development opportunities through on the job and external training courses. *Our client values entrepreneurship and commitment by offering diverse and long-term career development prospects. This is an environment in which idea sharing and personal project knowledge can often be discussed and valued within the team *You can play a vital role in shaping the future of their work processes. *Flexible hours within the core hours of 10am-3pm to allow you a good work-life balance in a central and easily accessible location. *A relocation allowance to help you get up and running in your new city if you're not a local! So if you're looking for a diverse software engineering position to progress your career with a focus on innovation and idea sharing , with excellent career development prospects then why not apply today