Software Test Engineer / Author

Date Posted: 6/4/2018 Reference: VAC-1154222 Salary: £35000 Location: Wokingham Job type: Permanent Sector: IT | Speciality: Software Testing & QA Contact: Michael Glaze-Santonen

Based in Wokingham, my client designs and delivers labelling solutions for organizations that need complete product auto-identification and lifecycle traceability. With the continual tightening of labelling regulations and audits, they empower their clients to safeguard their reputation by ensuring compliance, and significantly reduce costs by eliminating recalls through labelling errors.

Working within a team of developers and testers you will contribute to the on-going development of software products and services for both our own family of software and bespoke customer specific applications. You will be responsible for the creation of technical documents ranging from software test to installation scripts. You will need to be experienced in running and testing software to enable the creation of the required technical scripts and guides to a level acceptable to the appropriate regulatory requirements.

Ideal candidates will have the following skills;

+ Software and testing background
+ Appropriate technical authoring experience
+ A knowledge of Medical Device and Pharmaceutical GMP requirements relating to Computer Services Validation (CSV)
+ Supervisory/Leadership experience desirable
+ ISEB / ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing
+ Experience of working within the GAMP V-Model
+ Automated software testing tools
+ Worked within life sciences arena

Salaries for the role are expected to be in the 35k range.