Test Case Developer - Warwickshire

£31000 - £40400 per annum

WA Consultants are recruiting for Test and Test Case Developer to work for one of our large automotive clients in Warwickshire, the position is starting as soon as possible and comes with a benefits and relocation package.

The Opportunity

In this role as TestStand Sequence and LabVIEW developer you will be responsible for developing and testing Test Case, and custom steps. The Ideal candidate will be proficient with both LabVIEW and TestStand and will be the main developers of TestStand Custom step that requires complex LabVIEW user interface, and TestStand sequence library to ensure code re-usability and cost reduction. Ideally this candidate will also have a proven track record with working with database (SQL).

You’ll support all vehicle programmes automated testing from PS to Job#1 and liaise with other departments to develop a common test strategies between all areas interacting with the infotainment system.

The individual will ensure Test Case development is aligned with the Architectural strategy and standards and meet requirements for quality, cost and time.

Key Performance Indicators

* Proactively engaging with the project "clients" and stakeholder to refine software requirements and clarify issues during the design and development phase
* Clear and concise technical documentation target to either developers or end users
* Being able to understand software requirements and specifications.
* Prioritizing development in line with business priority,
* Support the Infotainment wider team with tools to maximise rig utilisation, automate data-analysis and reporting etc

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

* Assist in the delivery of the system or software being developed to meet the business requirements on time with appropriate quality and at the right cost
* Work towards the Centre of Competence performance and facilitate or escalate cross platform / cross Centre of Competence problem resolution on all platforms
* Assist in the Management and development of external communications and status reporting, providing a coherent status for senior managers
* Support colleagues by interfacing between different Stakeholders to ensure the programme delivers the expected product actions in a robust manner
* Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested
* Assist in the delivering of the software development architectural strategy
* Translate business requirements into framework design within the existing system architecture for a range of automation services
* Develop, custom steps, test sequence libraries, TestStand wrapper in accordance with the Test Framework requirements
* Work to achieve architectural deliverables, maintaining and distributing architectural documentation
* Provides insight on complex software design activities and modification
* Evaluate and provide feedback on available and emerging technologies to determine the potential impacts and business value
* Interface with the Management community and Project Management counterparts on the project team (architects, developers, network planners, strategists) to ensure solutions technical details that feed into the overall requirements for the project are clearly determined

Key Interactions

In this role you will need to develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders outside immediate team such as

* OffShore Team
* Functional Design and Development Team
* Company Quality

Knowledge, Skills and Experience


* NI CTD certification
* Experience with Test Automation and implementing DV/Test Cases
* Three years or more working experience creating and executing complex TestStand sequences
* Knowledge and proven working experience of TestStand "Best practices"
* Basic understanding of TestStand Framework: Process Model, User Interfaces, Utility Tools and Test Building Blocks.
* Experience with multithreading, thread management, flow control
* Experience with implementing robust TS error handling.
* Experience in debugging test case sequence
* Familiarity with software Life cycle and development models
* Experience with software testing (Unit test, white and black box testing, alpha testing,.. etc)
* Degree or relevant equivalent experience preferred
* A technical background which is relevant to the system under development
* Practical experience of working with either physical, electrical or software based technology as relevant to the role

Highly Desirable:

* Experience with Data collection and data management, database logging.
* Experience of concept generation and cross functionality problem resolution
* Knowledge and working experience with Test approaches (Scripting, data-driven, key-words) etc.


* Experience with Source Control tools (Git, SVN, etc.)
* Working experience with database
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with strong influencing and engagement skills
* Experience of concept generation and cross functionality problem resolution
* Knowledge and understanding of specific car components, or systems and sub-systems

Personal Profile


* An individual who is results driven with the ability to deliver operational plans in a highly demanding environment
* A passion for continuous technical improvement
* Ability to follow accurate and robust working practices
* An individual with the ability to prioritise their work load
* A good communicator with the ability to communicate complex ideas
* An effective team player who supports team members
* Good oral and communication skills.
* A good communicator with the ability to communicate complex ideas
* A effective team player, actively develops and supports team members
* An individual, who works independently, is results driven, demonstrating tenacity, drive and perseverance with the ability to deliver operational plans in a complex, highly demanding environment.
* An individual with the capability to combine a short term, pragmatic focus with medium term planning


* Resilient and enthusiastic, an individual able to deliver results under pressure
* An individual with the ability to challenge existing thinking in a positive way whilst building credibility and trust through experience and personal style

WA Consultants is an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as described within The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.

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  • Posted: 4 weeks ago
  • Consultant: Ben Winterbotham
  • Phone: 01392 666060

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