Overview

 

As a Senior Test Engineer, you will be part of an existing highly skilled development and test team that produces complex cyber security solution software. You will be expected to be enthusiastic and demonstrate an ability to learn rapidly whilst also making a valuable contribution to the team. You will be able to apply your existing experience to the problems at hand and will demonstrate an ability to work independently.

Location: Malvern, Worcestershire 

Role and Responsibilities

The following are key responsibilities and features of this role:

  • Writing test plans and test scripts at all levels.
  • Running tests against scripts.
  • Recording and documenting results.
  • Raising defects.
  • Prioritising your own work.
  • Working within a closely-knit team.
  • Production of documentation using industry-standard tools.
  • Mentoring test engineers.

Requirements 

The following are essential to this role:

  • ISEB/ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing.

  • Problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Suitability for holding a UK security clearance (SC).
  • Recent experience of writing, modifying and executing software tests.
  • Test automation experience.
  • Recent experience of using scripting languages such as Python or PowerShell
  • Experience of testing either network or desktop GUI applications (preferably both).
  • Recent use of Test and Defect Management Tools.
  • Experienced use of at least one of the following operating systems: Windows, Linux, Unix or Solaris 10.
  • Good communications skills are essential in both written and verbal form. 

Knowledge or experience of any of the following, whilst not essential, will be beneficial to your application:

  • Domain knowledge of cyber security.
  • Experience of setting up and using virtual machines, such as VMware or Docker.
  • Performing packet capture and analysis.
  • TCP/IP protocols, particularly SMTP and HTTP.
  • Encryption standards (e.g. public key encryption).
  • Experience of setting up integrated test environments.
  • Visual Studio and TFS 2017 or later.
  • Cloud-based testing, e.g. AWS or Azure.
  • Agile testing techniques.

 Advertised roles are full time positions with a competitive salary and benefits package. Post available for immediate start for the right candidate.

Please send your CV and a covering letter detailing your specific suitability for the chosen role to officemanager@deep-secure.com

No agencies please.

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