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Automation Test Engineer (Software)

Company Boeing Defence UK Limited Job ID 1900026942 Date posted 02/11/2019
Location Bristol Bristol United Kingdom
Other Locations
Milton Keynes;Buckinghamshire;United Kingdom~

Job Description

We are looking for a Software Automation Test Engineer to join a team challenged with modernising and transforming applications and services for customer programmes in the UK

The successful candidate will report to the Test Manager and work within the business to lead the test activity across a number of programme work streams including Supply Chain, Engineering Through-Life Support, Business Intelligence/Information Exploitation and Data Analytics

This exciting role will see you building on the existing automation framework and writing automation scripts for the various applications in our portfolio



  • Performing test automation, planning and reporting.
  • Defining automated acceptance tests that prove that the functionality required.
  • Writing test case, logging defects and test reports.
  • Defining and maintaining the automation tests for applications as directed by the test lead.
  • Liaising with programme team to write test cases and discuss defects.
  • Perform automated and manual test execution.
  • Report risks and issues to the test lead and the test manager

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Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.


Education & Experience:


- Qualified to degree level or equivalent in a business discipline or closely related field

- Experience of testing (test case development, test planning etc.)

- Effective written and verbal communication skills

- Hands-on experience in automation testing within API and web applications

- Experience of the following tools:

• HP Quality Centre or ALM

• Eclipse IDE

• Selenium


• Cucumber

Desirable Experience:


- Previous or current experience of working with MoD supply chain applications

- Testing certification from the BCS (e.g. ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Intermediate Level) or other equivalent institute

- Experience of the following tools:

• HP Sprinter

• IBM Rational DOORS

• Sparx Enterprise Architect

All information provided will be checked and may be verified.

Please apply asap for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.

Important information regarding this requisition: This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE CURRENT LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK IMMEDIATELY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. BOEING WILL NOT ATTEMPT TO OBTAIN IMMIGRATION AND LABOR SPONSORSHIP FOR ANY APPLICANTS. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level and are not part of Boeing U.S. based payroll.

PLEASE NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to undergo a SECURITY CHECK/CLEARANCE

Experience Level
Individual Contributor

Job Type

Yes, 10 % of the Time

Contingent Upon Program Award


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