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Software Test Technician

Company Overview

SPTS Technologies, a KLA company, designs, manufactures and markets wafer processing solutions for the global semiconductor and related industries. SPTS provides industry leading etch and deposition process technologies on a range of single wafer handling platforms. End-market applications include micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS), advanced packaging, LED, high speed RF device IC’s and power semiconductors. SPTS is part of KLA Corporation which develops industry-leading equipment and services that enable innovation throughout the electronics industry. We provide advanced process control and process-enabling solutions for manufacturing wafers and reticles, integrated circuits, packaging, printed circuit boards and flat panel displays. In close collaboration with leading customers across the globe, our expert teams of physicists, engineers, data scientists and problem-solvers design solutions that move the world forward.


SPTS wafer processing solutions include market-leading silicon etch, dielectric etch, dry-release etch, PVD, PECVD and molecular vapor deposition (MVD®), available with a range of wafer-handling options applicable to R&D, pilot production, or volume production environments. SPTS is headquartered and has its main manufacturing facility in Newport, UK, with additional manufacturing in Allentown, Pennsylvania. SPTS operates across 19 countries in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, and offers comprehensive service and spare parts support through a worldwide network of service centers and qualified local agents.


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Software QA team as a manual software tester.

  • Running manual software tests for each new software release
  • Producing test documentation to an agreed standard
  • Building a library of regression test documentation
  • Accurately documenting test results
  • Running tests to replicate any reported field issues to assist the development team in fault resolution


  • English, Maths and Science GSCE are essential - Grade C or above
  • A-level or equivalent - ideally Maths and/or Science

Key Skills:

Important skills for this role include excellent written and spoken English and the ability to think logically and work in a structured way.

No prior testing experience is required but the successful candidate must have a good understanding of PCs and Microsoft Windows Operating systems.


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