Senior Test Engineer

Senior Test Engineer

Job Title: Senior Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Reference: SeniorTENG
Contact Name: Aimee Vincent Bunn
Job Published: July 15, 2021 14:20

Job Description

Job title: Senior Test Engineer

Location: Cambridge

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 DOE

Start Date: ASAP

We are working with a Cambridge based technology company who provide solutions for the digital audio sector. They are looking for a Senior Test Engineer, to join their team.

This would suit a hands-on Senior Test Engineer with experience of IP Networking and router/switcher set-up in an embedded and an Agile environment. You will be responsible for developing and maintaining our automation frameworks and CI system.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Good honours degree in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering or a related discipline
  • Excellent test experience in an embedded environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of IP networking and router/switch set-up
  • Experience working in an Agile environment and are a team player
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • ·         A detail orientated approach

You might also have (but not essential):

  • Software testing for consumer electronics industry, ideally in digital radio/networking related products
  • Experience of wireless communication e.g., Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • ISTQB Foundation Certificate
  • An understanding of DAB or streaming audio technologies.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Define and document the test strategy
  • Create test plans
  • Work closely with SW developers to ensure alignment with the new features being developed and how they will be tested
  • Create, enhance, debug and run the test case
  • Identify, prioritise and select test cases for automation
  • Analyse the results and generate test report
  • Manage the changes with and execute regression tests
  • Share knowledge with the test team and developers
  • Carry out manual tests as required for releases and reproduce defects
  • Troubleshooting quality issues and modifying test procedures
  • ·         Conducting analysis checks on product specifications


  • Life assurance to four times salary
  • Holiday - 25 days + bank holidays
  • Participation in the profit share scheme starting at 5% depending on role
  • Pension scheme starting at 5% company contribution depending on role
  • Free lunches onsite

After six months of service:

  • Private medical insurance (BUPA)
  • Permanent health insurance