Software developer engineer in test


Job description

Software developer engineer in test


Job Description

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to work as part of the software development team, who are responsible for designing, developing and testing the product.

  • As part of an agile team you will understand the deliverable and pro-actively take part in the team's self-organisation to ensure sprint goals are met. You will play a key role in shaping the design, testing and integration of prioritised work. This will involve tackling problems of diverse scope, designing and implementing tests to ensure the quality of the product.
  • An ideal candidate will understand the Scrum framework for software development and will be willing to work as part of a team to achieve common sprint goals.
  • Duties are likely to involve software design, coding, hands-on adhoc and exploratory testing, and automated test development work. You will also help to define test strategies and promote test coverage and test automation helping us move towards shorter integration and deployment cycles.
  • A successful candidate must have a proven record of accomplishments in automated test development.


* Computer Science degree or equivalent industry experience. At least 8 years in quality engineering or development
* Programming experience in Python, C++ and/or Java
* Proficient sysadmin skills across all major OS (Linux and Windows is a must), storage systems, supervises, and containers
* Aptitude - self-starter, love of learning, inquisitive mind, openness to new ideas
* Excellent attention to detail, and adaptability to change
* Strong verbal and written communication skills
* Driven, self-motivated, with a strong work ethic; an individual who has a passion for problem solving and improving engineering deliverable
  • Experience with any of the following technologies would be an advantage:
    o Network Attached Storage (NAS)
    o Storage systems
    o Networking
    o Unix/Windows client/server environments
    o Virtualization
    o File serving protocols e.g. NFS or SMB
  • Experience with (or strong knowledge of) automation infrastructure would be beneficial
    e.g. Jenkins, Salt, Docker, etc.
  • Scrum master experience or certification is a plus