Software Test Engineer (V&V)

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Up to £400.00 per day

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    Stephen Slade

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Software Test Engineer (V&V)


6 month

Upto £400.00 per day

Specific Responsibilities
Working within the Verification & Validation (V&V) team to produce the necessary sub-ordinate test plans.
Preparing System and Software scripts to provide simulation data to assist with the V&V activities- both within the development and V&V teams.
Generation of test strategies plans and specifications to satisfy requirement VM & VC.
Managing DOORS to reflect trace-ability and status as directed by the Lead Engineer.

Knowledge & Skills
Experience of systems integration.
Working knowledge of national or internationally recognised Systems Engineering processes such as BS ISO IEC 15288:2002.
Working knowledge of tools such as DOORS, StarTeam & Enterprise Architect.
Experience in testing in a software intensive environment.
Experience in performing V&V testing of wider systems (not necessarily software).
Experience of analysing requirements and designing test cases to verify the requirements.
Experience writing and amending test scripts/procedures.

Key Accountabilities
Execution of system / sub-system / acceptance tests.
Recording of system Problem Reports; Re-test and verification of system problem reports.
Production of test artefacts.
Support of Acceptance Working Group by the production of evidence, stats, and status information.
Carrying out TRRs and other reviews as required by the Lead Engineer.
Generation of Test Reports for system/sub-system testing phases.
Preparing plans and liaising with customer organisations.

The work is based at Farnborough with trials at the ranges in NW Scotland (fully expensed)

Must be able to achieve SC Clearance level.

For further information, please contact Stephen Slade on 0161 924 3959