Python Test Engineer (Contractor)

- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Cambridgeshire -- Cambridge Posted 29 April 2021 Contract
Competitive rates

Job Description

This role will be inside of IR35 legislation and SCSC will require the contractor to work via an umbrella company.

Overview

We are looking for a talented Python Test Engineer to join our team on a contract basis. You will contribute to the Bluetooth test team with a primary focus on writing test automation scripts. Your role will involve testing, test development, test automation, debugging of software and customer support; as a result we seek an engineer with good Python scripting ability, test development, automation and testing experience.

This position will be based in the UK and will work remotely with our Bluetooth team in Aalborg, Denmark. 

Responsibilities

  • Develop, test and maintain software test scripts in Python
  • Develop, test and maintain various user tools and test infrastructure in Python as needed

Required Skills

  • Attention to detail and a result driven approach
  • Prior experience of developing using Python
  • Ability to interpret written requirements and technical specification documents
  • Confident written and verbal communicator
  • Understanding of how to rigorously test software using various techniques

Desired Skills

  • Experience of software development, use of version control, continuous integration and issue tracking tools such as GIT, Jenkins and JIRA
  • Experience of wireless communication protocols such as Wi-Fi or Bluetooth
  • Experience of network protocols in general
  • Knowledge of Android and Linux kernel
  • Experience of testing embedded systems, in networking or communications fields
  • Ability to work to tight timescales within a dynamic environment


Contact information

Natasha Willett