Principal Test Engineer

Principal Test Engineer

Job Title: Principal Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Reference: PrincipalTest
Contact Name: Aimee Vincent Bunn
Job Published: February 25, 2021 13:15

Job Description

Job Title: Principal Test Engineer

Location: Cambridge

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 (Depending on experience)

Start Date: ASAP

SoCode are delighted to be working with a Cambridge based Consultancy who are seeking a Principal Test Engineer to join their team and work across a plethora of technologies.

The development team are working on a broad range of products, incorporating advanced wireless technologies, usually with a cloud connected element. This is an exciting opportunity as the Principal Test Engineer will be involved in the full SDLC, from concept to development of software, hardware and mechanics to production and release.

The Principal Test Engineer will be responsible for…

  • Designing, planning and performing testing activities across a full system of multiple components
  • Driving and technically guiding multi-functional development teams in order to improve quality across all levels

The Principal Test Engineer will have…

  • Strong Python skills, particularly in the areas of implementing networking protocols and inspecting data transfers
  • A good understanding of networking and network configuration in Linux, particularly with Ubuntu and Red hat distros
  • A deep understanding of continuous build, integration, and source control
  • Experience of architecting software test systems

Benefits include…

  • Free canteen (breakfast, lunch, refreshments)
  • Company profit share scheme
  • 25 days basic holiday PLUS Bank Holidays
  • Flexible working hours
  • Discounted train tickets
  • Free shuttle to/from Cambridge North Station to the office