Our Government client is currently recruiting for a Test Lead on a 10 months initial contract paying £550 P/D inside IR35.
Role: Test lead
Contract Length: 10 months
Location: NEED to be able to attend exeter 3 days a week post covid – potentially in the summer.
Pay Rate to Candidate: 550pd
Security Clearance: BPSS DBS
CV Deadline: 04/05 at midday
Interview Process: 1 stage
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop test strategy and assistance in development of associated test scripts. Provide technical assistance to the test teams in setting up environments and provide feedback and analysis on test activities/results. Produce test plans and reports as required. Analyse and identify business risk areas and impacts. Identify user requirements to enable test execution.
Extensive experience of testing agile developments through the design and creation
of complex test scenarios based on user stories and acceptance criteria
Experience of breaking down and leading test activities on a number of projects,
releases and deliveries whilst working in an agile environment.
Extensive experience of designing, writing, execution and reporting of functional and
non-functional testing for complex IT solutions and architectures
Proven ability to maintain in depth knowledge of test tools and testing methodologies,
providing detailed advice regarding their application and execution.
Proven ability to clearly articulate complex technical and/or data architecture and to
recognise the risks associated with that solution
Proven ability to design and build test automation frameworks for functional and nonfunctional testing utilising TDD, BDD and technologies such as Selenium, Cucumber
Experience of providing guidance to peers and junior members of the team when
gaining new experience in test and assurance methodologies and tools
Proficient in back-end and front-end development technologies, e.g. Python, Java,
Experience of working in a multidisciplinary team
Experience with continuous delivery and continuous deployment
Knowledge and understanding of application containerization
Experience with Kubernetes
Experience with AWS; especially EKS, Lambdas