Software Test Engineer

Salary : Competitive
Contact Name : Lauren James Contact Email : Sector : Testing

Software test Engineer – Automation, VMware, Selenium, Java, C#

My client, a leading financial servies software house are looking for a talented Software Test Engineer to work on their sophisticated product at their offices in Newbury. This role is within a highly experienced team, and you will need to be a strong Automation Tester as the role is at least 85% automation.

The right candidate will have a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience and they will ideally be a proficient programmer, understanding OOP principles. They will need to have strong communication skills, be a good team player as well as being proactive in independent work and they will need to be very technically strong. They will need to be passionate about what they do, with strong analytical skills.

The role is mainly for a Windows application Tester, however at times the candidate will b e expected to test feature rich web applications. The candidate will have experience using virtualisation software, ideally VMware, and they will ideally be ISEB certified.

Essential skills – Selenium Webdriver, Selenium RC, Java/C#

Desirable – Database knowledge, ANT, Spring, Python, Jenkins, XML HTML/JavaScript, TestNG/J-Unit, J2EE, Linux, Performance testing experience, Web apps

Based in Newbury, this roles offers a competitive salary at £40,000 as well as excellent company benefits and stock options.