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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 06/07/2022.

Senior Systems Test Engineer

Job Reference: 918-IM9279

Employer:
NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Department:
Digital Delivery
Location:
National - See Advert
Salary:
£40,057 to £45,839 pa + HCAS where applicable

This is a national vacancy, the successful candidate may be based at any of our main centres in the UK, final location to be agreed at interview

We are a specialist NHS trustsupporting Blood Donation acrossEnglandand Organ Donation and Transplantation acrossthe United Kingdom. We have sites located across the country and have over 5,000 staff dedicated to the cause of helping and saving lives.

IT plays acriticalrole in supporting the business and it’s a rare and fantasticopportunity that as an IT professional you can work on projects which directly impact people's lives and welfare.

We are looking for a Senior Systems Test Engineer with experience of database-driven, web-based application testing focusing on functional and integration testing. You will have experience of requirement-based testing and the ability to produce structured test scripts and plans. You will have experience of the full Software Development Life Cycle, ideally using both Waterfall and Agile approaches. Experience of test management and test automation is desirable, and you will ideally hold the ISEB Foundation certificate or higher.

The successful candidate will be expected to perform the following;

  • Preparing Test Approach/Test Plans
  • Authoring and execution of test scripts derived from reviewed and approved requirements specifications.
  • Knowledge of Test Automation using Selenium with Visual Studio, C#, Test Complete and SpecFlow would be highly desirable
  • Knowledge of SQL and webservice testing tools like SOAPUI, Postman would be essential
  • Follow the extant Software Development Life Cycle, System Testing and Quality Assurance processes and Standards.
  • Participate in test planning and management and daily team stand up meetings.
  • Defect management.
  • Improvements to the quality assurance process.

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

 

For further information please contact Mark Carter via email mark.carter@nhsbt.nhs.uk

This vacancy closes at 23:59 on Wednesday 6th July 2022, with interviews anticipated to take place the 22nd July 2022 – subject to confirmation.




NHS Blood and Transplant encourages and supports uptake of the COVID-19 vaccination as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

We are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace and aim to reflect the diverse communities we work with and positively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

Three small words, one big difference - Caring, Expert and Quality.

Together we'll save and improve more lives than ever


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