The role will be to work to develop test automation scripts for farncombe and on behalf of our clients as the senior member of a group of engineers developing these scripts. You will operate alongside our small UK-based team of Test Automation Experts and report to the Managing Partner of Engineering Services. The role may require regular travel to our other offices and customer sites across the world.
The role will be to design test procedures, write test automation scripts, execute tests, and identify and document defects to maintain high levels of quality in Digital TV Set Top Boxes, systems, and code. You are required to have an honours degree in a technology related discipline. You will need to show that you have experience of Digital TV Set Top Box testing, including experience of the following: Testing Digital Terrestrial TV Set Top Boxes and Internet Protocol TV Set Top boxes, Personal Video Recorders. Ideally your experience would include working in and programming in automated test environments. You should be familiar in working with DVB-T, IPTV, MPEG transport stream, and possess a good knowledge of digital broadcast systems.
You are required to have an honours degree or equivalent qualification in computing, electronics or other similar technology related discipline.
Working in close collaboration with customers in challenging and competitive situations and environments
Working with clients and partners to create system test requirements
Capable of working independently and also working in a team including internal, partner and client resources
Proactive engagement with new and emerging technologies
Ability to work to demanding time scales
Required Skills and experience:
Experience working in software engineering teams
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in software development and/or test automation scripting.
Awareness of quality assurance standards
STB test automation
Setup and configuration of STB test environments
DVB, MPEG standards
Useful Skills and experience:
Embedded software development
Familiarity with IPTV