Graduate Software Engineer – Build & Release

Reports to: Build & Release Team Manager
Department: Platform Group, Build & Release Team
Location: Fleet
Working Hours: Full Time , 37.5 hours per week 
Commencing: 1st September 2015

Company Overview

Anite Telecoms is an organisation which specialises in delivering cutting edge technology testing solutions to major international Operators, Chipset and Handset manufacturers within the Mobile phone sector.

The Device Testing product range is built upon a common set of platform hardware and software providing support for the 2G, 3G, LTE and LTE-A protocols and a number of common tools. This allows the software based applications (which sit on top of the platform) to provide comprehensive test coverage for all leading 3GPP protocol technologies from GSM through EDGE and WCDMA to the latest HSPA+ and LTE/LTE-A standards.

Working at Anite

At Anite we pride ourselves on delivering excellence consistently, giving exceptional value to our customers, and staying at the forefront of innovation in our markets.

Our people are key

We aim to maintain a friendly family working environment, with collaborative teams working towards a common goal. Customer-facing or back office, the company’s success is everyone’s responsibility and everyone’s priority. We offer a challenging environment, which ensures individual satisfaction in a job well done.

Anite Platform Group

Anite’s products run on a common set of Hardware and Software platforms which are developed by the Platform Group within Anite. Work in the Platform Group includes:

  • Digital and RF hardware design and development for a global market.
  • Platform abstraction and common service development to allow Anite’s software to run on a variety of different processing platforms.
  • Physical Layer and Protocol development utilising real time operating systems, DSPs and FPGAs.
  • Tools development (such as protocol log viewers) utilising the Windows SW development toolset.

Anite Platform Group – Build & Release

The Build and Release team provide a critical role ensuring that the Platform Core Software plus associated deliverables are released as per the project milestones by aggregating and formalising internal components and verifying software releases via continuous integration, sanity testing, regression testing and long-term stability testing.

Purpose of Role

Graduate role in the Build & Release development team.

As a member of this team you will be expected to build, regression / sanity test and release 2G, 3G, LTE/LTE-A and related supporting software coming from the internal Platform Group development teams.

The role will also involve continuous improvement and development of the system test capabilities including such things as further development of test case automation and remote access to off shore development teams along with any associated process improvement.

Some results trend and fault analysis will be required.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • System software build and test. Collate and review results prior to release.
  • Support and further develop Anite’s automated build and test systems.
  • Acquire knowledge of the systems under test, develop an understanding of the test cases and the underlying software.
  • Utilise the software development SCM and defect tracking tools.
  • Liaise with the internal development teams to investigate problems and potential solutions, providing engineering input.

Essential Skills

  • Minimum 2.2 or higher in a Mathematics, Electronic Engineering or Computer Science oriented Degree (or equivalent).
  • Some software development experience.
  • Pro-active team member / problem solver and ability to communicate effectively.
  • Willing to learn a variety of programming disciplines.


  • Familiarity with communication protocols (particularly mobile telecommunications).
  • Some exposure to Source Code Management and Defect Tracking systems.
  • Some understanding of the test requirements of large complex software systems.

Opportunity Overview

  • Closing Date: 15th May 2015
  • Minimum Degree: 2:2
  • Location: Fleet (Hampshire)
  • Region: London and South East

Disciplines accepted...

  • Software
  • Computer & IT
  • Electronics
  • Maths

Contact Anite

To Apply

To apply for this role please email attaching your CV and quoting Graduate Software Engineer Platform Build and Release – 029 in the subject title of your email.

Applications will not be accepted unless candidates are already eligible to work in the United Kingdom.