Automation Test Leads - MOD DV Clearance

  • £ 41000.00 - £ 60000.00 per annum
Automation Test Lead - Based in Suffolk.
 
Salary is between £41 - £60k + Package
 
General
 
  • Comprehensive experience in assessing and defining automation tool sets and frameworks.
  • Multiple years' experience as a senior automation test analyst / automation lead
  • Self-starter with the ability to take ownership of work, whilst demonstrating a tenacity to pursue problems to resolution
  • Multiple years' experience running and managing teams of automation testers
  • Build and configuration of Automated systems ( Jenkins / bamboo / team City)
  • Experience of multiple automated test frameworks
  • Multiple years development experience Bash / Python
  • Multiple years' experience as a senior test analyst
  • Strong analytical and technical skills and knowledge of test environment and system integration
  • Proficient in RedHat Enterprise Linux/CentOS 5/6/7.x ( or equivalent)  (Ideally with certification)
  • Understand networks ( CCNA level or equivalent experience )
  • Experience with selenium for front end testing.
  • Regular Exposure to External Customers on a Face to Face Basis
  • Comprehensive Acceptance testing experience (SAT / UAT)
  • Effective communication skills including negotiation skills and diplomacy.
  • Effective Test Planning Capabilities
  • Comprehensive planning, monitoring and reporting skills.
  • Strong analytical and technical skills and knowledge of test environment and system integration.
  • Comprehensive appreciation of the software development lifecycle and the need for testing.
  • A pragmatic and practical approach.
  • Capable of working under pressure
  • Self-starter
 
 
 
 
Desirable: -
 
  • VMWARE (vsphere), AD, DHCP, DNS, NIS,
  • Good understanding of networking and Storage Technologies
  • Ixia perfect storm, configuration and maintenance of bespoke tests.
 
Attributes: -
  • Self-starter with the ability to take ownership of work, whilst demonstrating a tenacity to pursue problems to resolution and the confidence to challenge thinking and suggest novel approaches to problems.
  • Solid technical background to draw upon, from an enterprise level,
  • Strong problem investigation and troubleshooting skills, with the ability to analyse and resolve technical issues around Software installation.
  • Capability to work in partnership with Architecture to scope and understand the client's requirements.
  • Ability to critique architectural designs within your technical competencies.
  • Competence to confidently work in partnership with the client to deliver working solutions to deadlines.
  • Proficiency to be able to communicate progress and issues to agreed Stakeholders in a timely understandable manner.
  • Quality of mind that is strongly motivated and shows initiative to 'get the job done'.
  • Diligence that delivers documentation to support the technical solution, and also in partnership with Architecture evolves the original design documentation to be reflective of the actual build.
  • A team player that is able to work with minimal supervision.
 
 
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Full Stack Web Developer

  • £ 35000.00 - £ 53000.00 per annum
Full Stack Web Developer - Based in London
£35 - £53k + package
 
We urgently need an experienced full-stack web developer to take ownership and drive forward the development of a suite of internal toolsets. We are a growing professional services business and efficient Agile resourcing is key to being able to respond the needs of our customers whilst also maximising our profit and keeping our highly talented team engaged on projects they enjoy.
The role holder will need to work closely with the user community to capture requirements, prioritise the backlog then write and test the software. The role also includes an element of mentoring and technical leadership as other people become free and can contribute to the project.
Longer term, there is the potential for the role holder to transition to customer facing projects some of which may require security clearance.
 
Key Responsibilities:
 
  • Design, develop and test on-going improvements to a suit of internal web based tools.
  • Manage the development environment hosted on AWS ensuring appropriate levels of security and access.
  • Upskill team members in the technologies used to prepare them for future web development projects.
  • Maintain knowledge of the software industry and new trends and approaches.
  • Maintain and deploy multiple instances of the toolsets to different audiences and tailor the tools to different environments as appropriate.
  • Ensure an Agile delivery approach with frequent releases and leverage user feedback and usage statistics to guide future development.
 
Skills/Experience:
 
  • Experience of working in a complex technical development and integration environment.
  • Demonstrable hands on experience and working knowledge of full stack web development including:
  • React.js
  • GraphQL
  • HTML5
  • JavaScript
  • Node.js
  • CSS3 (Material Design)
  • SQL
  • AWS Development tools including CodeCommit, CodeBuild, CodePipeline etc
  • Extensive experience of software version control systems, preferably Git.
  • Extensive experience with issue management and change management systems, preferably the Atlassian toolset.
  • Extensive experience of testing tools and techniques including but not limited to Selenium, Jest, Mocha and Newman.
  • Experience of collecting unified test metrics.
  • Experience working as part of an Agile development team.
  • A thorough understanding of DevOps practices.
  • A thorough understanding of unit and integration testing and the ability to identify weaknesses in test suites and code coverage.
  • Extensive experience of scripting languages (Windows or Linux) to automate various processes.
 
Authority/Decision Making:
 
  • Works under broad direction.
  • Full accountability for own technical work and project responsibilities.
  • Analyses business requirements, designs, documents and shares application designs,
  • Writes clear user stories and test cases to ease future maintainability.
  • Self-starter, work is often self-initiated.
  • Able to coach and mentor other team members.
 
Qualifications:
 
Must have achieved a 2:1 or above in a relevant numerate degree e.g. Computer Science or has achieved 5+ years recent and relevant industry experience.
 
Mobility
 
The role holder will be a fixed office worker based in London where she/he will be expected to work out of a client building and/or a office.  The role will also involve travel to and from other offices and client sites throughout the UK.
 
Please contact Sarah Clisby - 01489 232 080 or s.clisby@englandassociates.co.uk  

Specialist Network Engineer

  • £ 49000.00 - £ 70000.00 per annum
Specialist Network Engineer  
Location: Cheltenham / London / Ipswich
Role type: Permanent  
Clearance: UKIC DV / Agency DV
   
Working in a large, well known, telecommunications business within their defence remit, this specialist Network Engineer role has the opportunity for progression within a cyber security platform.    
   
My client is keen to speak to individuals working at one of the four locations for fantastic opportunities in a rapidly growing, well-established team.
 
My client is keen to hear from individuals with experience in IP, IDS, LAN switching design and enterprise/operating scale router designs.  
   
Press the apply button below and send me your CV if of interest. Full job specifications are available.    
   
   
 

Solution Architect

  • £ 60000.00 - £ 85000.00 per annum
Solution Architect  
Location: London / Ipswich / Cheltenham  
Role type: Permanent  
Clearance Type: Agency DV / UKIC DV
   
Working in a large, well known, telecommunications business within their defence remit, this Solution Architect role has the opportunity for progression.    
   
   
Working as a solution architect you will be responsible for user stories, requirements analysis, business process modelling and communicating technical ideas and proposals effectively.
 
My client needs someone with an understanding of service management.
   
Press the apply button below and send me your CV if of interest. Full job specifications are available.    
   
   
 

Automation Test Lead

  • £ 41000.00 - £ 60000.00 per annum
Automation Lead  
Location: Ipswich  
Role type: Permanent  
   
This opportunity for an Automation Lead is working in the cyber security industry for a large telecommunications company. The individual will be responsible for working with automation toolsets, writing test documentation over full software development lifecycles. The individual should have experience in developing in Bash / Python and working with Linux and networks.    
   
   
An active DV clearance is a pre-requisite for this opportunity.
   
Press the apply button below and send me your CV if of interest. Full job specifications are available.    
   
   
 

Automation Test Analyst

  • £ 29000.00 - £ 52000.00 per annum
Automation Test Analyst  
Location: Ipswich
Role type: Permanent  
   
Keen to speak with DV cleared Automation Test Analysts with experience of build and configuration automated systems including Jenkins, as well as an understanding of networks to work in a cyber platform. The opportunity is working for a well-know defence company with the opportunity for career progression and stability.
   
Press the apply button below and send me your CV if of interest. Full job specifications are available.    
   
   
 

Network Test Lead

  • £ 40000.00 - £ 59000.00 per annum
Network Test Lead  
Location: Ipswich  
Role type: Permanent  
   
Working in a large, well known, telecommunications business within their defence remit, this Network Test Lead role has the opportunity for progression.    
    
Active DV clearance is a pre-requisite as well as a background and understanding of Ethernet switching, CISCO configuration and VOIP.
   
Press the apply button below and send me your CV if of interest. Full job specifications are available.    
   
   
 

Web Developer

  • £ 35000.00 - £ 53000.00 per annum
Web Developer    
Location: London  
Role type: Permanent  
   
Working in a large, well known, telecommunications business within their defence remit, this web developer opportunity will be working in an expanding cyber security team.    
   
   
My client is looking for someone with experience in the design and development of web based tools and software technologies including: React.js, GraphQL, HTML5, JavaScript and SQL.
   
Press the apply button below and send me your CV if of interest. Full job specifications are available.    
   
   
 

Big Data Engineer

  • £ 35000.00 - £ 62000.00 per annum
 
Big Data Engineer / DevOps
Location: Reading  
Role type: Permanent  
   
Working in a large, well known, telecommunications business within their defence remit, this DevOps engineer has the opportunity for great progression within an expanding cyber security platform.    
   
   
Active DV clearance is a pre-requisite as well as a background and experience in SQL, Linux, Hadoop ecosystems, Code performance and the integration of testing and application services.    
   
Press the apply button below and send me your CV if of interest. Full job specifications are available.    
   
   
 

Systems Administrator

  • £ 50000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
       
Big Data Systems Administrator      
Location: Reading    
Role type: Permanent    
     
Working in a large, well known, telecommunications business within their defence remit, this Systems Administrator role has the opportunity for progression.    
     
Active DV clearance is a must as well as a background and understanding of using Linux and Windows Servers as well as hands on experience using Hadoop.    
     
Press the apply button below and send me your CV if of interest. Full job specification is available.    
     
     
 

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