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Passionate about software testing for critical software ? 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 *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 analysis 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.
Enjoy complex problem solving on scientific or engineering technologies ? Consider yourself to be logical in troubleshooting technical issues ? Enjoy getting to grips with people's technical problems and also helping them to get the best use out of new technologies ? If so Euro London Appointments would like to speak to you ! We are currently recruiting for a renowned innovator of scientific technologies, widely used and respected in scientific research organisations globally for the quality and range of precision instrumentation they offer their clients. To ensure a high quality of service support for their product range of biochemistry related products and future innovation products our client is looking for a Product Service specialist with a talent for logical problem solving to join their team aimed at providing specific service and support input into product development and R&D. This in turn will then enhance the serviceability and reliability of these products leading to greater retention and renewal rates. Responsibilities *Providing specialist assistance to both field and helpdesk teams on products focused on Bioengineering. *Undertaking occasional on-site visits across EMEA (if required) including within the UK. Occasional travel for training engineers outside of Europe. *Being involved in the initial installation of the product range. *Acting as a focal point for field service team escalations relating to specialist products. *Providing specialist customer support and service feedback for R&D team product development and modifications. *Working with Sales and Support teams to develop service products, service contract content and other service procedures. *Liaising with relevant third party suppliers and customers. *Develops and plays a key role in the training programme for the Field Service department. *Creates and develops training materials for specialist products. *Documents and disseminates product service materials such as recommended parts, tools, calibration routines and service engineer training workshops. *Represents customer support at product development and quality meetings. *Delivers 'hands on' service engineer training. Skills and experience required *A Science or Engineering graduate. A Biochemistry type degree is ideal but any degree relating to Science or Engineering can be considered. *The key to the position is strong logical and problem solving skills combined with strong communications skills for working with several departments cross-functionally. *Able to instil confidence in listeners and forge trust with clients. *Practical experience on any kind of laboratory instrumentation or scientific devices is preferred but not essential if you have the right logical skills to learn ( training provided). *Working knowledge of optics or digital image capture is an advantage. *Experience writing and producing technical documentation. *Fluent written and spoken English ideally with a second European language. *Good listening skills and ability to create confidence with key stakeholders internally and externally. *Confident PC User on Windows and Office 365. In return our client can offer an incredibly diverse, varied and stimulating opportunity to develop your skills working with some of the world's leading scientific technologies, changing the way research globally is conducted and impacting on some of world's best known companies across sectors ranging from Bioscience to Pharma.