Software Test Engineer - Fully Remote
- Brighton, London, Reading, Cambridge, London, UK
- Subject to experience
- Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, Testing / QA
- Contract Type
The Linguamatics Test Team support the development of our market-leading Natural Language Processing (NLP)-based AI technology. As part of IQVIA’s Global Real World Solutions Technology unit, we apply our testing skills and domain knowledge to text mining applications used in drug discovery, development, clinical trial management and healthcare delivery.
The Test team are a highly talented ~15 strong team who strive to provide valuable insights. Respected as the key contributors to quality and product success, testers work across the entirety of Linguamatics’ business. Understanding that every unique experience adds to individual strengths, the team operate a highly flexible approach to testing which includes exploratory testing, checklists, test scripts, tools, automation and a license to test in a way that best suits the tasks at hand.
The culture within the Test team is a highly collaborative one, reflected in the frequent solicitation of peer review, ‘whiteboarding’ of ideas, retrospectives and other tools implemented in the spirit of continual innovation and improvement. The work we do is interesting, challenging, varied and a core part of the company’s success.
Linguamatics are well known within the local testing community, regularly hosting meetups and Lean Coffee events. This is all in addition to regular training and knowledge sharing. Testers are often seen at internal brown bag lunches or featured in articles for the company-wide newsletter, ‘Indefinite Articles’.
If you get the job, you will be expected to:
- Take responsibility for your work
- Always apply intelligence and judgement
- be able to justify your position and be prepared to discuss alternatives
- look for ways to improve yourself, your work, the team, and the company
You will have most or all the following attributes:
- SDK and API web service/application testing experience
- Test automation writing experience, preferably in Python (or Perl and Bash)
- Great communication skills, both written and spoken
- Analytical skills
- A questioning mind
- High intelligence
- Flexibility, adaptability
- Creative thinking
- Strong initiative
- Desire to self-learn
- Desire to share
It'd be good if you had background in or knowledge of some of these
- Web services, applications (e.g., REST, HTTP, Fiddler, Postman, JMeter)
- Agile development
- Performance testing
- Exploratory testing
And what you'll get from us is
- Great colleagues with outstanding team spirit
- Interesting, challenging, and varied work
- A license to test the way that best suits the task at hand
- A team that's open to change and continuous improvement
- A company that's growing fast
- A company that cares about its employees and their careers
- The opportunity to make a difference
📡 Hybrid working & fully remote 📡
Why Join IQVIA?
Those who join IQVIA become part of a recognized global leader still willing to challenge the status quo to improve patient care. In RWS, you will have access to the most cutting-edge technology, the largest data sets, the best analytics tools and, in our opinion, some of the finest minds in the Healthcare industry.
You can drive your career at IQVIA and choose the path that best defines your development and success. With exposure across diverse geographies, capabilities, and vast therapeutic and information and technology areas, you can seek opportunities to change and grow without boundaries.
We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people.
Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.
It's an exciting time to join and reimagine what's possible in healthcare.
Moving healthcare forward. Together.
IQVIA is a strong advocate of diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We believe that a work environment that embraces diversity will give us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and enhance our success. We believe that an inclusive and respectful workplace culture fosters a sense of belonging among our employees, builds a stronger team, and allows individual employees the opportunity to maximize their personal potential
IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. We believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. Learn more at https://jobs.iqvia.com