Test Engineer

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Secure Thingz, we are looking for a Test Engineer to become part of our team! Your responsibilities will be to understand requirements for new features, working with product management and the engineering leads to identify how these requirements will be tested, even at system and unit level. We would like the successful candidate to produce tests for the new features in Python and other test frameworks and ensure they operate within the CI framework. You will be able to participate in the planning of test improvements and CI improvement initiatives, perform manual testing where required, investigate automated test failures and report the status of the tests.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent Python skills
  • Knowledge of test frameworks e.g. Unittest, Pytest
  • Git, Svn or similar • Experience of writing tests, at both unit and system level
  • Experience in translating requirements into tests with traceability.
  • Experience of CI 


Desired Skills:

  • Windows or Linux experience
  • Experience testing hardware devices
  • Knowledge of DevOps tools e.g. Ansible, Docker
  • Knowledge of shell scripting: Bash or PowerShell
  • Experience with Jenkins, TeamCity, Gitlab, Jira etc. 


About you:

  • You are used to working in a fast-paced environment.
  • You enjoy learning new skills and want to develop.
  • You strive to continuously improve the organisation you are part of.
  • You are familiar with Agile environments

If you would like to know more please visit About us

Job Type: Permanent, Full-time
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Location: Trumpington, Cambridge, UK.

Secure your future with Secure Thingz and apply now!

We are an equal opportunities employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or other applicable legally protected characteristics. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Please apply directly to Secure Thingz careers@securethingz.com.