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Software Test Engineer

Software Test Engineer

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Permanent Full-Time

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Veripos is a provider of high precision navigation and positioning products and services to the offshore marine oil and gas industry. We are looking for a full time Software Test Engineer to join our R&D department in Aberdeen.

Promoting and leading best test practice whilst designing automated and manual test suites, this role offers the chance to deliver step changes whilst working with modern technologies.


  • Designing and executing both automated and manual software testing suites for the Veripos product range
  • Promoting and leading best practice across software and systems testing
  • Define, develop and execute test processes, tools and environment
  • Ensure all software delivered to Veripos has been thoroughly tested as per defined test schedules and processes including documentation



  • Degree standard qualification in a computing discipline required or may consider proven work experience where this is not available
  • 4 years minimum experience in software test design & execution or software development with a large proportion of testing  

Key Success Factors:

  • Excellent interpersonal communications skills at all levels and very effective team working skills
  • Collaborative abilities in multi-disciplined teams
  • Ability to take work/tasks/projects to closure
  • Possess excellent analytical skills and be able to produce high-quality testing reports, procedures and other similar documentation


  • Experience in continual delivery methods and toolsets desirable
  • Experience of working with “offshored” software development projects (India preferably)
  • Experience of web-based bug tracking and project software (e.g. JIRA )
  • SCM tools e.g. Subversion
  • Worked within a formal software testing environment.
  • A prior knowledge of GNSS technologies would be advantageous.
  • ISEB / ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing desirable
  • Possess experience of test automation tools preferable
  • Preferably have knowledge of Global Navigation Satellite principles and systems (GPS, GLONASS)