Automation Engineer
Dorset, Wimborne
4d ago

A Systems Test Engineer is required by an international security company based in Wimborne, Dorset. Both Automated and manual testing experienced in Linux and Python is required.

You will come from a background in Linux and Python testing in both manual and automation-BDD / TDD. Happy to take the lead, mentoring a team of junior testers, along with ISTQB qualification.

Part of the role involves creating a strategy for testing specific products; this may include using existing testing tools or creating automated scripts.

You will be required to run tests to gather relevant information about how the product performs and use the test data to determine if there are issues that need to be addressed prior to end-user access.

There will be a mixture of home / office / site working depending on business needs. (This is more frequent during Covid-19.)


  • Perform FAT, SAT and UAT cycles, in attendance with customers where required.
  • Build, release and configuration management of products
  • Take lead on project activities within the team to ensure delivery of detailed and complete test cycles, internally and externally facing
  • Use programming languages such as python and bash to create test tools and automate tasks
  • Essential Skills / Experience

  • Min 2 years Linux experience
  • Min 1-2 years Python programming language experience
  • Hands on experience of all types of functional and non-functional testing
  • Able to create and execute test cycles
  • Understanding of continuous integration tools and processes
  • Understanding of fundamental networking concepts
  • Understanding of common networking protocols
  • Understanding of the OSI model
  • Ability to use Wireshark to read / analyse packet contents
  • Salary / Benefits :

    Salary is between £30-40,000 p.a. depending on your level of skills and experience.

    There’s an exceptional range of benefits including : 25 days holiday plus all bank holidays, free parking, Company Pension scheme, Life Assurance, Cycle to Work scheme, Childcare Voucher scheme.

    How To Apply :

    Please submit your CV for the Systems Test Engineer role. For further information contact Charmaine Padfield on the IT recruitment team at Bond Williams in Bournemouth Charmaine

    Keywords :

    Systems Tester, Test Engineer, Systems Test Engineer, ISTQB, Linux, Python, Automated test, TDD, BDD.

    Bond Williams Professional Recruitment are an equal opportunity employer and operate as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency

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