Automation Test Engineer

Full Time Bedfordshire IT Job Pro UK

I’m working with a R&D company who specialise in industry-leading unmanned aerial systems and supporting systems. They are continually advancing and innovating their UAV/UAS platforms and work within a multidisciplinary environment where teamwork is vital. Through continued growth, they are looking for a strong Automation Test Engineer to come on-board and help them continue to grow.

You first task will be designing and building an automation software testing framework and its continuous improvement and promoting a TDD approach to development. You will need to identify what needs to be tested and prioritise automation of these processes. You will also be involved in simulation testing, flight testing and bug reporting.

Your responsibilities would involve working across multiple development areas where you would be tasked with managing and maintaining the CI/CD platform as well as training other team members on how to use it effectively.

This is a role for someone who is passionate about what they do with a real interest in innovative technology and cutting-edge autonomous systems testing. Long term they are looking to build a QA team around this role.

Key Skills for this role

* Ability to build automation frameworks from scratch

* EXPERT with CI/CD configuration and management

* Drive to implement TDD

It’d also be a benefit if you have an understanding of Java, C++ as well as bug tracking tools and Jira.

This is a great opportunity to work with a truly innovative and interesting product, based just outside Bedford, with onsite parking, contributory pension scheme, generous annual leave and other benefits.

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