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Software Developer in Test

August 28, 2020

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Overview

Rate

£370 to £400 a day

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Location

Cheltenham

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Description

We are looking for a consultant Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET). This role would suit an Automation Tester/Automation Engineer who can talk automation tools and techniques and be a sounding board for shaping automation testing and product solutions within this space.<br><br>This position is available from the 31/08/2020, with a duration of 12 working days. Ideally 3 days a 4 for 4 weeks but we can be flexible. We expect completion of activities by end of September.<br><br><b>What you will be doing:</b><br><br><b>You will have:</b><br><br>Experience with any of the below tech is desirable (more is better)<br><br>· Cucumber, Gherkin<br><br>· Selenium WebDriver, Protractor, WebdriverIO, Appium<br><br>· SoapUI, Postman<br><br>· TeamCity, Jenkins, CircleCI<br><br>· MongoDB, postgresql<br><br>· BitBucket, Git<br><br>· BrowserStack, SauceLab<br><br>· SpringBoot<br><br>· Terraform<br><br>· Apache Kafka<br><br>· AWS/SQS/Lambda<br><br>· Kubernetes<br><br>· Kibana, Datadog<br><br>· CypressIO<br><br><b>Reference ID: DIGISDUKCONT</b><br><br><b>Contract length: 12 days</b><br><br><b>Expected Start Date: 31/08/2020</b><br><br><b>Job Type: Contract</b><br><br><b>Salary: £370.00-£400.00 per day</b><br><br><b>Schedule:</b><br><br><b>Experience:</b><br><br><b>Education:</b><br><br><b>Work remotely:</b><br><br>

    <li>Working closely with Product Management in providing consultative input into future product offerings.</li><li>As part of the continual improvement, providing guidance to existing internal test roles in terms of best practices, areas for improvement, and training opportunities.</li><li>Development of a matrix for Continuous Test maturity, identifying behaviours, tools, and processes at each stage.</li><li>4+ years of hands-on experience working with test automation tools for visual, UI, API, contract testing</li><li>Relevant Computer Science / IT related qualifications.</li><li>Have solid understanding of Git workflow</li><li>Have experience in architecting and implementing test automation solutions and frameworks for complex front end and back end systems</li><li>Have experience collaborating with developers on test automation scenarios, by pairing, reviewing unit tests and coaching on testing best practices</li><li>Understand and advocate for CI/CD with experience with tools like Jenkins, CircleCI etc</li><li>Have experience working with cross-functional agile teams and delivering products, collaborating with Design, UX, Project Management, and Product Management.</li><li>Be an advocate and leader for Test Automation, with the ability to interact with various levels of individual and management to educate and influence Automation test strategy.</li><li>Experience with using automation dashboards, consoles and test management tools like Zephyr or Testrail.</li><li>Experience running unattended, regularly scheduled automated tests in test environments.</li><li>Experience with Behaviour & Test-Driven Development (BDD, TDD) particularly Cucumber</li><li>Excellent communication and interpersonal skills</li><li>A passion for testing, development, and design.</li><li>Experience in cloud platforms (AWS, Azure), ideally both as IaaS and PaaS</li><li>Experience in containerisation (Docker) and containerisation infrastructure (Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, etc.)</li><li>Monday to Friday</li><li>No weekends</li><li>software engineering: 3 years (Preferred)</li><li>java: 1 year (Preferred)</li><li>Bachelor's (Preferred)</li><li>No</li>

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