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Software Test Engineer

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Aerospace & Defence
  • Function: Software Engineer
  • Contact: Rachael Phillips
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 14 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 30512/001_1655202127

Software Test Engineer

£60 000 plus package

Leading Defence Business


The Software Test Engineer will perform complex software integration work at segment and system level, whilst developing code according to architecture and design specifications.

  • Performing complex software integration work on segment and system level

  • Integration of the software subsystems from several software components among other things in the target system

  • As counterpart of our developers directly at the turret (without emulators/simulators) Supporting the technical planning and installation of the systems

  • Programming, testing and analysis of software components mainly according to architecture specifications and/or in coordination with the software teams

  • Documentation of the software components for which you are responsible

  • Error identification and correction on site at the customer's premises

  • Execution of specified work packages within the scope of support tasks

  • Support in setting up LDM (GVA) gateway

  • Creation and maintenance of technical documents of the system documentation as well as maintenance of technical databases

  • Execution and documentation of system and acceptance tests for our products

  • Collaboration in the further development of our test systems, test infrastructure and test methods

  • If necessary, creation of test specifications based on concrete requirements and predefined test scenarios


  • The role holder should be able to understand the businesses environment abd transfer data into the system.

  • Flowing down code releases from the lab in the role holder shall implement and test the units in the turret environment.

  • Replacement of simulators, to the real CR3 interfaces.

  • Resolving any assumptions or incorrect operation of the simulators

  • The role holder therefore shall be able to find and close the gap in the SW, do appropriate tests, exchange the information and so on.

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