BT Senior Mobile Test Engineer in Bristol, United Kingdom

Senior Mobile Test Engineer


Our purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities. We need you to help us do this.

Why this role matters

Using specialist technical skills where appropriate, responsible for producing the test plan for impacted systems and services within their remit; co-ordinating, planning, executing, and documenting test activities to help ensure that new and changed network technology services/systems meet requirements.

What you'll be doing

  • Liaising with colleagues across the TSDD community and Network Services to give guidance on the technology within their own area of expertise.

  • Responsible for the integration plan, test specifications and scripts, test execution, defect management and the coordination of the environment design and deployment.

  • Performing cross functional coordination of EE (operations, design, skill centres) and supplier resources to take responsibility for deliverables and provide leadership to support project success.

  • Taking accountability for the verification of new or modified systems or services introduced in the live environment as part of the handover to operations.

  • Co-ordinating risk analysis and risk management strategy, ensuring that potential risks and issues and their associated mitigation and actions are communicated and agreed with the project owners and stakeholders to ensure informed decision making

  • Building and maintaining close working relationships with off shore partners, contractors, and 3rd party vendors. Coaching and developing of other members of the team with a focus on developing test engineers.

  • Developing an understanding of the network products and systems within the department, and a broad understanding of interfacing systems.

  • Adhering to, influence, and enhance the appropriate standards and policies and provide guidance to the wider project community. Ensure all transition criteria are met and signed off by the relevant stakeholders and quality gates are tracked, communicated and signed off.

We'll also need to see these on your CV

  • Degree or equivalent in Engineering, Electronics, Computing, Telecommunications.

  • Good knowledge within mobile communications industry with indepth knowledge of LTE, WCDMA, GSM, GPRS, UMTS and HSxPA.

  • Experience of Integration & Acceptance testing of telecommunications services and equipment.

  • Experience of testing E2E network services (e.g. Voice, Data, SMS, MMS), with good knowledge of Core, RAN (preferably Huawei & Nokia products) and IMS network elements.

  • Proven experience in using test software (Nemo/XCAL/Netcool) to analyse trace logs

  • Working knowledge of Viavi or other types of load generator tools.

  • Proficient in the use of ALM or HP Quality Centre tool for Test Management.

  • Experience with all aspects of end-to-end testing, in– IMS calls (eNodeB, MME, SGW & PGW, PCRF, SBG, CSCF, MTAS), simulating live defects, defect analysis and trouble-shooting including the use of Wireshark /other Tracing tools.

Why choose us?

We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. We’re creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed. That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community.

Job: IT, Systems and Security

Title: Senior Mobile Test Engineer

Location: GBR %26 Ireland-GBR-Avon-Bristol

Requisition ID: 91822