Software Test Engineer

Basic Overview
Salary: £45000 – £55000/annum
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
Minimum Salary: 45000.00
Maximum Salary: 55000.00
Job Location: Hereford
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JOB PURPOSE

To ensure software is independently tested independently of the software team, from a customer centric viewpoint.
To ensure integrity of software under abuse conditions whether malicious or accidental.
To support testing of software with test scripts to emulate long-term real-world scenarios

ROLE DIMENSIONS

Working as part of the NPI team, reporting to the NPI Team Leader.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

Develop test plans for new and existing software products, considering use and abuse cases.
Comprehensive software testing of all interfaces of products.  This includes the physical HMI, in addition to Web UI and M2M interfaces.
Conduct Vulnerability Scans and Penetration testing of new products, including forming specific injection attacks based on white box product knowledge.
Surveillance of CVE and analysis of applicability to existing products
Maintenance of issue tracking software
Maintenance of test software and scripts
COMPETENCIES REQUIRED FOR THE ROLE

Qualifications and Experience
Degree in Engineering related subject with a 2.1 (or higher)         
Experience in a similar role         
KEY SKILLS  

Software Testing             
JavaScript, HTML             
Penetration Testing          
Python scripting               
Knowledge of automated software testing tools
Database programming
Bash shell scripting         
Awareness of communications/satellite industry/technologies   
Linux      
Personal Qualities
Able to work independently and as part of a team                              
Professional business attire        
Professional and approachable manner
Positive, confident and enthusiastic attitude at all times.               
For further details, please contact Jamie Walker by email on (url removed) 

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