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REQ ID: 124416
JOB TITLE: Senior Software Engineer in Test
SALARY: Competitive

POSTING END DATE: 26/07/2024
LOCATION: Manchester


We’re re-examining our vehicles and what a vehicle means in the emerging world of automation, connectedness, electrification and the shared economy. New ideas, new technology, and new approaches to mobility are our business. Join a team of next generation thinkers.





Join our team of next generation thinkers as a Senior Software Engineer in Test with a passion for quality, and proven experience of automated software testing is required for a variety of digital projects being delivered for JLR in Manchester. We are looking for exceptional engineers who have a passion for innovative problem solving, quality-first coding and practicing Continuous Integration.


Would you thrive in an exciting, dynamic and creative start-up environment, but also enjoy the security, resources and influence of an established and successful organisation? Would you excel within a world-class and passionate team that loves what they do? Are you passionate about mentoring and sharing your skills with fellow developers?


You will form part of a collaborative, iterative and agile process in a multi-disciplined team helping deliver best in class digital solutions. This role provides a unique opportunity to help support and grow an entirely new software development capability within JLR.


Reporting to the Principal Software Engineer in Test and working closely with other multi-disciplined engineers, you will be a valued member of the Global Digital Development Centre team, consistently delivering to challenging business objectives, with a focus on testability, robustness, security and performance for exciting new projects. You will work on real projects alongside experienced engineers and will be expected to take on some mentoring and coaching of less experienced engineers in the lab as well as contributing to process improvements in the lab.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities:


  • Define and implement testing for cloud systems, including platform and APIs in an agile manner

  • Implement testing frameworks and where required utilising automation tools

  • Work closely with the SRE team to develop strategies to meet required SLAs and SLOs

  • Implement tests stages in pipelines, testing tool configuration, and scripting where required to implement the test strategy and processes

  • Line management for a junior software developer in test




  • Automated software testing in an agile and DevOps culture

  • Experience developing and testing bespoke built enterprise scale cloud-native applications

  • Cloud infrastructure (Google Cloud Platform, AWS, Azure, Kubernetes) experience

  • Experience with Java, Python or another OO language

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills





Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career working with a world-class team in state-of-the-art facilities. We offer acompetetive salary and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey. 


Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.



At JLR we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


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We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training

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