Software Test Engineer

Job Description

Job Title: Software Test Engineer

Location: Babcock Technology Centre, Bristol

Compensation: Competitive Salary + Benefits

Role Type: Full time / Permanent or Contract

Role ID: SF 50639

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Software Test Engineer at our Babcock Technology Centre site.

The role

As a Software Test Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. As a Software Test Engineer, you will work as part of a team to develop the software product

Day to day, the role will focus on writing and maintaining automated tests to prove new and existing functionality in the product. Our current tests are written in Cypress (for functional tests) and JMeter (for performance tests) but we'd be delighted to hear from people with experience of other testing frameworks as well. The current test suite is in its infancy, so this is a great chance for someone to come and help shape the testing strategy and implementation. You'll also be helping the current test team with their manual tests, helping capture, report and support the analysis of bugs as they're found.

Essential experience of the Software Test Engineer,
Proven experience writing and maintaining automated tests for a Full Stack Application
Exposure to Continuous Integration and deployment as part of a software release process.
Ability to identify, research and implement effective testing techniques and tools.
Proven experience of Functional Testing: running and managing appropriate tests to ensure requirements are met.

This role provides hybrid/flexible working arrangements with 1-2 days per week in the office.

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance level for this role.

Our Benefits
Generous holiday allowance
Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
Employee share scheme
Employee shopping savings portal
Payment of Professional Fees
Reservists in the armed forces receive 10 days special paid leave
Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

For the full extensive Benefits package please visit our Careers pages

Babcock International

For over 130 years Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.



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