Test Engineer

- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Cambridgeshire -- Cambridge Posted 24 February 2021 Permanent

Job Description

We are looking for an Test Engineer to join our System Test team at Samsung Cambridge. You will be responsible for testing our latest Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity chips to ensure they meet the highest standards. We test at a system level, normally using Android platforms to exercise the firmware, drivers and host code written by our developers. Your role involves testing, test automation, debugging of software and customer support; as a result you will need to good scripting ability (preferably python, XML), software development and testing experience.

We are looking for people who are passionate about improving software quality, can produce detailed bug reports, communicate effectively with developers and work collaboratively with internal and external teams. 


  • Test software to agreed timescales
  • Develop, test and maintain software test scripts.
  • Maintain and support software test equipment and systems.
  • Create and maintain supporting documentation.
  • Execute tests and provide timely analysis and feedback on test results.
  • Perform triaging and raise defect reports.
  • Provide logs and other relevant data to support debugging.
  • Working with customers to understand, reproduce and debug issues seen in field testing


Required Skills:

  • Degree (or equivalent qualification) in maths/science/software/electronics.
  • Proven ability with python.
  • Good understanding of software test methods.
  • Good understanding of software debugging.
  • Effective team player.
  • Good communicator.
  • Good problem solving ability.
  • Able to travel


Desired Skills:

  • Experience of software development, use of version control, continuous integration and issue tracking tools such as GIT, Jenkins and JIRA.
  • Networking knowledge.
  • Experience of wireless communication protocols such as Bluetooth or Wi-Fi
  • Android and Linux expertise
  • Competent using laboratory equipment such as spectrum analysers, power meters, etc.
  • Experience in working in a customer support role


Working with us

Joining our team, you'll receive a great benefits package.

Benefits include:


  • Annual bonus
  • Continued training and development
  • Private medical insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible benefits system
  • 25 days holiday with the option to buy or sell days
  • Great discounts on Samsung products
  • Free on-site gym and canteen

We know that the diversity of our team is integral to our continued success. We encourage people to apply from all backgrounds. Please let us know if you need any reasonable adjustments to take part in this recruitment process and we'll do our best to arrange these if needed.



Samsung Cambridge are following all government guidelines and many of our team still working from home. In the office we have many new safety precautions. All of our interviews will be online. Your safety and our teams safety is our number one priority.


Contact information

Natasha Willett