Posted: 4th March 2019

Software Test Engineer

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Stockport, Manchester. United Kingdom


WEMS is looking for a Software Test Engineer to carry out manual and automated testing of both web applications and embedded Linux systems. You will be responsible for finding and reporting bugs(naturally!) as well as creating and executing test plans and implementing necessary testing processes as you see fit. You should have a keen eye for detail and excellent communication skills.

We develop hardware and software for the building controls industry, creating embedded Linux devices, systems, sensors and controllers in addition to software services. Your workload will be varied and wide ranging covering both the testing of our hardware and software.


  • Implementing testing processes/procedures
  • Performing manual and automated tests
  • Designing test plans and writing documentation
  • Triaging issues and working with the development team to derive the root causes

Core strengths

  • Manual testing experience
  • General Linux knowledge
  • Bash scripting
  • SQL


  • Automation tools e.g. Selenium
  • Experience within an agile team
  • Issue tracking software
  • Scripting language(s)
  • Embedded systems
  • BMS protocols e.g. BACNet, Modbus
  • Networking


  • Flexible working hours
  • Varied work that (we hope!) you’ll find interesting