7 months ago
Field Test Engineer
Communications House,, Staines-Upon-Thames, United Kingdom
Worker Type: Fixed Term Contractor - 12 months
Contract Type: Full Time
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Role and Responsibilities
Samsung is a success and high quality brand. We take pride in introducing over 100 new mobile-devices per year. All projects go through rigorous testing cycle before they are released to the market and hit yet another sales record.
As a Field Test Specialist you will be a part of the success and you will have direct impact on Samsung’s success and quality of our products.
The main tasks you are expected to perform include:
Samsung UE QA Testing – Flashing samples, Smoke, Performance, Conformance, Regression, Acceptance, Validation testing and more.
Manual and Automation testing as well as Field SW/HW testing (UK or abroad).
Quality assurance "end user" testing on live networks.
Field project tests, such as radio / audio performance tests and software verification on mobile handsets (including GSM, GPRS, UMTS, LTE, IMS testing and Mobile Intelligent terminals) and accessories (e.g. headset, hands-free and GPS, wearable devices).
Interoperability testing with network operators and SIM Card manufacturers.
Manage full project test cycle and test schedule.
Working closely with QA and R&D Engineers in the UK, Poland, India & Korea to:
Discuss and provide information about defects and other issues that arise as a part of testing.
Interpret technical reports.
Initial analysis network behavior.
Contributing to regular progress and final project reports.
Testing of new features and techniques of the mobile devices and network.
Capacitated or qualified for Business trip to out of UK. (Korea, Europe or all around the world)
Skills and Qualifications
Skills and Experience:
Previous experience in mobile field testing is essential and experience in IMS testing such as RCS and VoLTE are preferred.
Prefer Experience with UK / European telecom operators.
Prefer Experience with Test management skills and certified Agile testers
Must have Engineering background in electronics or telecommunications field
Fluent written and spoken English.
Strong log analytical skills.
Capable of making decisions, working independently and organizing own workload.
High self motivation and ability to work alone, setting sensible priorities, working to tight deadlines, managing conflicting priorities.
A competent level of presentation and communication skills.
Approachable, flexible, team orientated and self-assertive where required.
Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management.
Strong PC skills (especially MS Office)
Excellent knowledge in GSM-UMTS-LTE Networks and applications infrastructure (SNS, MMS, WAP-Gateways, Java, wireless connection / recommended, not mandatory)
Knowledgeable of LTE, LTE Carrier Aggregation (CA) and LTE Advanced features (MIMO, QAM, etc)
A good understanding of documentation requirements.