Python Developer (Contract), Firmware/Software Test Automation

High Wycombe, England, United Kingdom


Python Developer (Contract), Firmware/Software Test Automation
Rate competitive based on experience, 6 month contract
High Wycombe, UK, with possibility for some remote working.

We are looking for a motivated and disciplined Python Developer to join our highly-respected Quality Assurance Team on a six month contract.

Your aim will be to take ownership, and accelerate delivery, of an automated test architecture capable of thoroughly exercising the embedded firmware of a family of audio interface products.

The test harness will be designed to be used as part of our Continuous Integration (CI) systems. It will also be developed in such a way that makes it straightforward to add new tests, or support for new devices, in the future.

Effective communication with members of the development and QA Teams is critical to ensuring the success of this initiative. At the end of the contract, you will help to transfer ownership of the code and associated documentation back to existing members of the team.

What experience you’ll need:

About Us

We’re a growing family. A rapidly growing, global family. But a family nonetheless. Fundamentally, we’re focused on providing opportunities for everyone and anyone to enjoy creating music. Our four brands, Focusrite, Focusrite Pro, Novation and Ampify, come together around a common mission to remove barriers to creativity. For musicians struggling to capture their sound, to enabling some of the greatest shows on earth.

Focusrite is The Interface Company. That’s what it does. More people record and listen to their productions through Focusrite than any other interface brand. Behind this hard-earned position is more than 30 years of experience in creating the highest-quality audio products for every customer market, from budding songwriters to commercial facilities.

We’ve always had a focus on customer care, and pride ourselves in really understanding the wide array of customers we serve. As Focusrite products become integrated into an ever-increasing number of professional facilities around the world, Focusrite Pro was borne out of the desire to better serve the needs of these commercial operations.

From the ubiquitous Launchpad 8 x 8 grid behind over a billion YouTube views, to our synthesisers used to create the signature sounds behind a constantly evolving and enchanting new musical landscape, the Novation brand continues to play a huge part in shaping the music and art of tomorrow.

Born out of talent from Novation and based in Tileyard, Kings Cross, Ampify holds true to our fundamental purpose, creating cool music-making apps that bring the life-enriching experience of music making to a larger audience than ever before.

Music has always been an exciting thing to be involved with, and that’s not about to change. We embrace its evolution, and that means being open to new ideas. Our whole business is structured to let everyone contribute and be heard at all levels, and we make sure it’s a fun place to work.

Benefits include company pension, employee share scheme, life insurance, private healthcare, employee purchase scheme, free breakfast and lunch, company hack-days, lunch and learns from across the business, external visits, and free use of recording studio and rehearsal spaces – we’re all about innovation, fresh thinking and creating awesome music making experiences for our customers.

We work hard. We are professional. And we play hard too. We select really, really talented and passionate people. And we absolutely love our work. So if you think you can bring something new to the mix, we look forward to hearing from you.

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