Making brighter cities

Junior Test Engineer- SW024

Telensa is the leading provider of Street Lighting Remote Control and Monitoring systems. Our system uses Ultra Narrow Band (UNB) radio communications and cellular radio to link street lights back to a central database and web server in order to allow street lighting to be managed in a sophisticated and energy efficient way. Other applications for Telensa’s UNB and control technology are underway as the demand for Smart City/Internet of Things solutions increases.

With our continued global success in Lighting Control and our plans to add new Smart City/Internet of Things (IoT) applications we need to recruit a System Test Engineer.

We’re expanding our System Test team to enable continued improvement of our industry leading existing Street lighting Control Product range and to meet future requirements of Telensa’s upcoming projects. The scope would be to do System Testing of Telensa’s Product offering and be able to automate the testing.


The Job Role:

  • Deliver tested software to agreed time and quality targets
  • Create test automation scripts in Python/Protractor and integrate into CI system.
  • Execution of Manual testing (Functional and Regression) of the Telensa Product suite
  • Defect tracking and defect closure
  • Creating new test plans to cover new features
  • Performance and stress testing
  • Learning new technologies relevant to the projects


  • 2.1 degree in a numerate / computer science related subject (or equivalent experience)
  • 1 year Industry experience
  • Working knowledge of Linux Operating System
  • Experience of Setting up of Test Environments including installation and configuration of web applications on Linux based servers
  • Understanding of testing Web applications and associated APIs with a database backend
  • Understanding of different types of tests, their value, and where they fit into the software development lifecycle
  • Some experience of Software Development in Java/Python


  • Experience of testing complex systems with embedded devices
  • Experience with common test automation design patterns, practices, tools, and frameworks
  • Understanding of continuous integration tools such as Jenkins, bamboo
  • Experience of Test scripting, Test design, Test plans and Test analysis
  • Experience testing non-functional requirements, including performance, scale and availability

Location: Cambridge, UK

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