AUTOMATION TEST LEAD - SC CLEARED

Location
Basingstoke
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
07 Feb 2017
Closes
07 Mar 2017
Ref
LZLTEST091956
Contact
Laura Lockett
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract
REQUIRED: AUTOMATION TEST LEAD - SC CLEARED
DURATION: 6 MONTH INITIAL CONTRACT
LOCATION: BASINGSTOKE

This is a new role for A Senior Technical tester to validate and verify new Web Services and Application Integrations as part of the funnel of new capabilities.

The role involves working closely alongside the Architecture and Development teams as part of this dynamic and challenging environment. Specifically the interactions shall be focused on new process to support the introduction of the Digital Framework and Devops approach The candidate will continue to work with latest ESB technologies to implement new concepts and products.

The main responsibilities will include the planning, coordinating, executing & verification of system and functional testing of application middleware and software.

The role also requires experience in new delivery methodologies such as dev ops and be capable of providing insight and delivery of test execution via automation frameworks and continuous integration.

Job Purpose & Accountability:
* Reviewing Requirements and Design Documents to determine the scope of testing.
* Produce a Test Strategy and Plan, scoping the testing to be performed at a high level.
* Create Test Scripts, to implement that Test Plan. Note that Test Scripts will support either or both, as required, of confidence testing and evidencing against requirements. Requirements will be for both functional and security requirements.
* run/evidence such scripts, raising defects as necessary.
* Produce Test Reports, summarising the testing performed.
* Participate in informal and formal reviews of the above.
* Support demonstrations and trials (in-house and on site).

Skills - Mandatory:
*Ability to work in a team environment
*Manual / Automated Regression Testing to include: Functional and End-to-End testing;
*Manual / Automated Non-Functional Testing;
*Server and Workstation build and build validation;
*Scenario based testing;
*Test Plan, Test Scenario and Test Script creation;
*Produce test collateral in line with test governance framework;
*Test Execution and Defect logging;
*Provide input to environment and data requirements
*Database Build & Migration (Oracle and/or SQL Server) testing;
*Business application migration testing;
*Testing in virtual environments (VM Ware);Task management
*Engagement with the Client Assurance team
*ISEB / IQTSB Foundation
*Experience in tools such as Selenium/ QTP / Silk test / Cucumber /Jenkins/bamboo



Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.

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