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Software Test Engineer

Date: 30-Apr-2021

Location: Portsmouth, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Job Title: Software Test Engineer

Permanent Position

Job Location: Portsmouth


The full benefits package includes – Contributory pension scheme, share incentive plan, private medical insurance, private dental insurance, childcare vouchers, holiday vouchers, other leisure discounts, etc.


About the role:


We are looking for a Software Test Engineer to join our Portsmouth team and play a role in the preparation of information for design certification and customer acceptance. The successful candidate will complete the Verification Compliance Reference Index (VCRI document) and assist in collating the verification evidence provided by the verification team, filing, cataloguing and reporting on compliance as well as capturing commentary that needs to be clearly communicated to acceptance reviews.


This Software Test Engineer role requires attention to detail and experience in the production of verification evidence and compliance management to assist the presentation of evidence, status and consequences to a broad stakeholder group. Your experience should include use of DOORS, excel, PPT and ideally the ability to read Sys ML artefacts, such as sequence diagrams.


What will I be doing?


  • The Software Test Engineer will be adhering to the plans prepared by the Lead Engineer and providing suggested improvements.
  • You will be using DOORS to reflect traceability and status as directed by the Lead Engineer;
  • The Software Test Engineer will be assisting in the preparation of documentation for sign off including the Acceptance Evidence Document;
  • You will also be assisting in the production of Tracking Problem Reports;
  • The Software Test Engineer will assist the updating of the verification and compliance matrix;


What do I need?


  • You must have software testing experience.
  • The Software Test Engineer must have experience using DOORS
  • You should have experience in Acceptance process, Design Certification and Evidence reporting.


Why join us?


We are a world-leading security and technology service provider who have invested billions of pounds in their services working with the most high profile clients on the most cutting-edge projects. This role is available as the company is expanding.


QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. People around the world depend on us for their safety and security, and to enable the safety and security of others. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Our site is a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines, and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, we get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Come and find out how you can play a role.


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