Software Test Engineer | Southampton | Up to £35,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently working with a leading software solutions company, as they look to find a Software Test Engineer to join their team.

The ideal Software Test Engineer will sit in the development team and will work closely with fellow testers, developers, product managers and project manager; working on Point of Sale & Back-Office software products.


As Software Test Engineer you will be tasked with developing test plans and scripts, whilst performing exploratory testing on early-stage code and a wide range of other activities such as  functional/ non-functional, regression and performance testing.

You will have the autonomy to advise the team about overall risks and trends and facilitate communication between the technical and business stakeholders.


If you have several years’ experience in a Software Testing role within a Microsoft Windows environment, coupled with the ability to demonstrate a clear understanding of a full systems development life cycle and the ability to interrogate a database using Microsoft Client tools (T-SQL) – identifying document defects, whilst carrying out test planning and procedures, then please apply TODAY!

Engineers who have worked in/on Scrum teams in sprints and can interact and communicate effectively with a wide audience of technical, non-technical stakeholders, at all levels will be sought after.


If you are a Software Test Engineer with a strong knowledge of automated test scripts, Agile Systems Development Life Cycle Knowledge, ISEB testing skills/qualifications and a familiarity with functional and non-functional software requirements, with working knowledge of scripting/ programming in C# you are likely to receive an immediate interview request.

Please contact Oscar at Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information.


Client Manager

Client Manager | Bournemouth | circa £35,000 + Bonus

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently looking for an ambitious Client Manager to join a dynamic and rapidly growing professional accountancy and taxation firm based on the outskirts of Bournemouth.

If you are a Client Manager with a track record of managing your own portfolio, with considerable commercial experience to freelancer and consultancy businesses, then this is the right job opportunity for you.


As Client Manager, you will be the primary point of contact between our clients’ customers and service offering, whilst acting as Personal Accountant and Adviser to a client portfolio of up to 250 clients providing planning advice, and tax and accounting support.  You will also manage multiple portfolios including onboarding of new business, delivery of internal KPls and the supervision of colleagues in the support departments of accounts and taxation.


Ideal candidates will possess a mix of good practical tax knowledge combined with general accounting experience, preferably with several years ‘hands on’ experience gained within a small to medium sized accountancy firm in a client facing role.

Tax plays a major part in this role; accordingly, you should demonstrate a strong knowledge of VAT, PAYE, Self-Assessment tax and corporation tax for small companies and their directors, and the use of IT and various software packages is widespread and will involve accurate communications and effective time management.

If you have solid commercial awareness and sound communication skills coupled with good organisational abilities and an attention to detail this role should be of interest to you.

Ideal candidates will need to build trust and relationships with a range of customers from first time freelancers through to established IT contractors and whilst it is not essential to hold formal qualifications in either accounting (AAT/ACCA/ICAEW) or taxation (AIT/CTA) these qualifications are likely to result in an immediate interview request.


If you live in or around the Bournemouth area, looking to join a company with a strong people culture, where you are rewarded based on merit, and support for further qualification is available when appropriate, then please apply TODAY.


Cloud Developer

Cloud Developer | Hampshire | Up to £45,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently looking for a Cloud Developer to work for a leading IT company.

Are you capable of providing technical and architectural expertise in designing and developing cloud solutions and best practice?… Do you have experience with containers and microservices?…Then please apply.

As Cloud Developer you will perform a leading role in in migrating the business towards a cloud ­based solution.

You will also be a lead engineer participating in the full product development lifecycle including design, coding, code review and testing, in line with current development process and to the expected quality standard.

You will be passionate about creating quality software and will be looking for a role where you can build your career, continuously learn, innovate, and help to create a quality first organisation.


  • You will have proven experience in developing microservices with an understanding of containers and cloud deployments
  • Experience with AWS or Google
  • Experience of leading software development using agile methodologies, preferably Scrum
  • Comprehensive knowledge and commercial experience in Development on a Linux platform in using Angular, Javascript, Typescript, Go
  • Direct, hands­on experience with code management and defect tracking management tools
  • An understanding of Devops
  • Experience in systems analysis and design
  • Excellent knowledge of system and software quality assurance best practices and methodologies
  • Strong communication skills to influence and persuade at all levels across the business both internally and externally
  • Have collaboration and team building skills

If you are interested, please send a copy of your CV to Claire at Jonothan Bosworth for more information.


Cloud Developer

Senior Cloud Developer | Nr Portsmouth | £500/day | Short Term

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are looking for a Senior Cloud Developer to perform a leading role in migrating our clients’ business towards a cloud­based solution.

This is an exciting project which will see you provide technical and architectural expertise in cloud solutions and best practice, and as the lead engineer participating in the full product development lifecycle including design, coding, code review and testing, you’ll explore and share new technologies, tools and techniques with members of the team.

If you live commutable distance between Southampton & Portsmouth, the location will be suitable for you.


If you are passionate about creating quality software; looking for a role where you can build your career, continuously learn, innovate, produce intuitive easy to use working software then please apply TODAY!

Anyone with proven experience in developing microservices and of leading software development using agile methodologies, preferably Scrum, coupled with commercial experience in development on a Linux platform in using Angular, Javascript or Typescript, will be highly sought after.

Hands­on experience with code management and defect tracking, together with an understanding of Devops and experience in systems analysis and design; knowledge of system and software quality assurance and strong communication skills is what we are looking for.


Experience as a software architect or working in a software architecture team, with experience of API design; knowledge of application frameworks (such as Angular), and exposure to Cloud platforms (AWS, Google Cloud), and/or exposure to deployment tooling (Puppet, Docker), and operational aspects of a Linux platform will likely result in an immediate interview request.


Our client is great company to work for, providing a fantastic platform for collaboration, learning and development.

Please contact Shimron at Jonothan Bosworth for more information.