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Test Engineer – Solutions & Consultancy

Location: Cambridge, UK (currently working from home due to covid restrictions. Hybrid model of working available upon return to normal work environment)
Employment Type: Full time, Permanent

In every sector, organisations are using location data to make better decisions – improving services, maximizing efficiency and even saving lives. 1Spatial’s suite of solutions help our customers manage their complex geospatial data. We are a rapidly growing global business with offices in Cambridge (UK), France, Australia, USA, Ireland, Belgium and Tunisia.

Would you be a good fit to the 1Spatial Delivery team? We are looking for people with proven interest in technology, commitment to agile software development good practice and belief in the power of teamwork. We love people who are approachable, smart, innovative and agile and who care about learning and continuous improvement.

You will be a self-motivated problem solver with good communication skills. 1Spatial’s delivery teams are responsible for delivering highly specialised and bespoke GIS solutions for our customers. We provide software and solutions to solve complex problems whilst keeping location and asset data current, complete and consistent. These allow the customers to gain the level of confidence and unlock the potential of the data they depend on. As a tester working with those teams, you will help ensure the quality and consistency of the solutions by employing automated, manual, component, integration and performance testing techniques to test both 1Spatial technology and partner applications.

As a tester in 1Spatial, you will understand how to thrive within agile cross-functional teams and ensure the team build quality in. You are passionate about continuous improvement and confident collaborating with the internal teams but also with the customer of our solutions. You are skilled as a hands-on tester within the team and working cross team in developing and improving test automation infrastructure and building testing process, being manual or automated.

You will be responsible for:

  • Participating proactively in Requirement Analysis and Sprint Ceremonies internally and externally
  • Delivering manual testing, automated tests and reporting for stories as part of a Continuous Integration Environment
  • Ensuring satisfactory sign-off of releases

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Proven knowledge of the fundamental concepts of software testing
  • Working knowledge of object-oriented languages, such as Java, C#, Python
  • Proven troubleshooting, and debugging skills
  • Experience using or keen interest in GIS tools and systems
  • Experience using:
    • Automated testing tools and frameworks like NUnit, Junit, Selenium and RestAssured
    • Database technologies and scripting to create and validate data
    • Subversion tooling - GIT

What we can offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Generous company pension scheme
  • Group income protection scheme
  • Private health insurance
  • Free car parking
  • Easy rail access
  • Soft drinks and fruit
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Active social programme
  • Buying/selling annual leave
  • Health cash plan
  • Personal Development Allowance

Are you interested?

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