Software Test Engineer

Location
South Wales
Salary
£310 - £410 per day
Posted
09 Mar 2017
Closes
06 Apr 2017
Ref
1141922
Contact
Dale Williams
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Contract
Software Test Engineer required to undertake the below tasks:

Develop Test Cases to verify software function and performance against Use Cases and Requirements (QA Testing)
Design and implementation of test utilities and harnesses that support automation of the test process
Support Software Development team via the undertaking of product level and QV (black box) testing of the developed products
Co-operate with the software development teams in the investigation, diagnosis and reporting of software faults
Preparation of test specifications and test reports, including test metrics
Contribute to driving best practice and continuous improvement within Software Test discipline. Assist in the review and assessment of additions and alterations to functional and non-functional requirements captured in the Software Requirement s Model (SRM), establishing and maintaining their testability


The successful candidate will have the below skills:
Detailed understand of version control and associated best practice
Proven background in test specification preparation based upon software requirement analysis captured both as use-cases and discrete requirements
Strong background in CASE tools that support UML model development. With experience of IBM DOORS and Rhapsody an advantage
Experience of testing distributed, real-time systems that utilize Ethernet and IP open standards and protocols
Familiar with the software testing of embedded systems utilizing heterogeneous operating systems · Excellent English writing and speaking skills
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Proven track record in software/system test or development environment
Engineering experience in a Software Development and/or Integration and Test environment.

Candidates must be willing to undergo the security vetting procedure.