OSS Test Engineer | Telecommunications

(Operational Support Systems)

A large telecommunication vendor requires the services of an OSS test specialist to work within the OSS / BSS / SI team.
You will need to have expertise in test planning and execution for this mission. The OSS test engineers duties are to ensure effective planning and execution of test cases, to perform test planning activities for the generation of modular test cases and suites for execution. Other duties include performance and progression of manual and automated test cases to mitigate the risk.

Required Skills

The successful candidate will need the following skills;

  • Ability to define & implement Test Plans and Test Cases in the OSS subject matter domain.
  • Ability & Experience of test execution on leading OSS and frontier COTS products. (Axiom, Netcool, Remedy, Proviso, Weblogic, Cramer)
  • Ability & Experience of integration testing with leading BSS systems.
  • Ability to communicate, collaborate with others in the use of System Integration Testing.
  • Hold an ISEB Testing Certification to ensure common understanding and a career decision to be a tester.

Desired Skills

Any of the skills listed below are highly desirable but not essential;

  • Unix and Oracle DB and SQL and scripting experience
  • Leading Test Tools such as Mercury, Rational
  • Leading Test Management Tools such as Mercury, Rational
  • Assurance Platforms such as Netcool
  • Provisioning Platforms such as Axioss and Cramer and Sydnesis
  • Inventory Platforms such as Cramer and Granite
  • Ticketing systems such as Remedy
  • Performance Platforms such as Proviso
  • Order / CRM Platforms such as Cramer/Seibel/SAP
  • Unix & Oracle

Vacancy Contact Details

Skillbase Consulting Limited
01322 316 237 (T)
Contact Name: Tom Griffiths

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Contract / Temp
Location Maidenhead
Start Date ASAP
Duration 3 months
Salary £300 – £350 per day

Software Test Engineer

The Software Test Engineer role will involve:

  • Working as a member of the Software Test Team to perform testing functions including; analysing business and technical requirements.
  • Identifying test scenarios writing and reviewing test documentation
  • Executing test scripts according to schedule and raising defects and tracking them through to resolution

Ideally the candidate for Software Test Engineer role will have:

  • UNIX and Windows experience
  • HND or equivalent qualification
  • Demonstrated aptitude for coding / scripting is essential, and experience as a software developer is desirable.

This role would also suit a junior skill level Software Engineer / Software Test Engineer

Vacancy Contact Details

CBS Butler
Redhill
01737 822000 (T)
01737 823031 (F)
Contact Name: Tim Young

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Portsmouth
Start Date ASAP
Duration TBD
Salary £20,000 – £30,000 pa + benefits

Software Test Engineer

Vacancy Details

The Software Test Engineer role will involve:

  • Working as a member of the Software Test Team to perform testing functions including; analysing business and technical requirements.
  • Identifying test scenarios writing and reviewing test documentation
  • Executing test scripts according to schedule and raising defects and tracking them through to resolution

Candidate Requirements

Ideally the candidate for Software Test Engineer role will have:

  • UNIX and Windows experience
  • HND or equivalent qualification
  • Demonstrated aptitude for coding / scripting is essential, and experience as a software developer is desirable.

This role would also suit a junior skill level Software Engineer / Software Test Engineer

Our client is one of the UK’s leading Aerospace and Defence companies and due to an unprecedented amount of work they are looking for a Test Engineer/ Software Test Engineer to join their team in Hampshire.

Vacancy Contact Details

01737 822000 (T)
01737 823031 (F)
www.cbsbutler.com
CBSbutler operates as both an employment business and an employment agency.

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Portsmouth, Hampshire
Start Date ASAP
Duration TBD
Salary £20,000 – £30,000 pa + benefits
Reference 826057

Services Support / Installation Engineer

We require a Project Engineer with experience in customer service with in technical environment. The ideal candidate will have a background in the Telecommunications industry.

Skills

  • Prior customer-facing, technical product support experience
  • Familiarity with Linux / UNIX systems and operation
  • Must be able to travel both UK and overseas (sometimes at short notice)
  • Basic experience of C Programming language
  • Experience of MySQL databases and query language
  • Experience of customer-facing, technical product support
  • Experience of Linux / UNIX system admin and database administration
  • Linux / UNIX accreditation(s)
  • Experience creating and trouble shooting VPN’s in a Cisco environment

Overview

To deliver excellent technical and operational support and first class customer service with an exceptional degree of customer satisfaction.

This role is highly customer focused: The main drive at all times is to ensure that clients/analysis teams are being regularly contacted and that calls are resolved in a timely manner.

  • To manage all requests made by analysts and to ensure that requests are routed to the correct departments within my client.
  • To evaluate managed services’ concerns and report to management on system support issues.
  • Testing of Software and Hardware
  • To work to set company standards of support and customer service.
  • To ensure all Managed Service SLA targets are met.

Vacancy Contact Details

Profile of Kinetic Search & Selection

Kinetic Search & Selection recruits for a diverse range of permanent roles in the Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing industries, with key specialism’s placed on niche sectors, including; Aerospace & Automotive, Chemical & Pharmaceutical, Energy & Utilities, Electronics & Technology, Food & Drink, F.M.C.G, Heavy Industry, Logistics & Distribution and Specialist Engineering.

Kinetic Midlands Search & Selection
01332 381 987 (T)
01332 381977 (F)
Contact Name: Simon Dowdall – simon.dowdall@kinetic-selection.co.uk
Apply Online: Services Support / Installation Engineer

Vacancy Summary

Job Type Permanent
Location Derby
Start Date ASAP
Duration Full Time / Permanent
Salary £35,000 – £38,000 pa + benefits
Reference 80590