Software Development Engineer in Test

  • Location

    Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Haslam

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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My client a leading company based in Stockton On Tees are searching for a Software Development Engineer in Test who has a strong understanding / experience of testing applications in Java.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for testing complex API, web and mobile based applications that reference database back-end systems.
  • Create and maintain automated test cases, execute test suites, review and diagnose reported bugs, and ensure overall system quality prior to a customer release.
  • Design, develop, maintain, and troubleshoot automated suites of tests through continuous integration for value added feedback.
  • Work with the engineering teams to derive testing requirements throughout the development cycle.
  • Reproduce, debug, and isolate problems and verify fixes.
  • Work closely with software developers to create software artifacts including test plans, test cases, test procedures and test reports.

Key Skills and Experience Required:

  • The ability to develop code in Java.
  • Detail oriented, analytical, and creative thinker with passion for quality and test automation
  • Previous experience with requirements, defect, functional, and performance management systems.
  • Hands-on experience with Linux, Windows, and/or mobile devices.
  • Experience with XML, Databases and SQL.
  • Experience in API testing from SOAP, RESTful.
  • Experience with Test processes, open source test frameworks, test design strategies, writing test cases, and automating tests in Java with frameworks like JUnit/TestNG, Selenium, JMeter and Appium.
  • Experience with Jenkins or other continuous integration systems.
  • Experience with tools & applications (JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Git and Artifactory/Maven).

If this sounds something of interest, please apply with your up to date CV.