Test Engineer - INSIDE IR35

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  • Contract 120 days
  • £450 - £475 (GBP) / day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
    and remote
  • ASAP

WHAT YOU'LL DO:- Be driven and vocal to promote testing at all steps of the development cycle to ensure quality.- Interpret business requirements to form technical actions to deliver high quality, customer focused testing solutions.- Assist the squads with all quality assurance activities including requirements analysis, exploratory testing and test         automation- Excellent scripting, design, analysis, and reporting skills- Undergo detailed result's analysis including application monitoring, third party application etc- Provide client team support, participate in investigating incidents, and release activities- Strong scripting (Python etc)- Hands on experience with network\cmd tools- Proactively contribute to the evolution of automation engineering- Have the willingness to continuously develop by learning new skills and technologies- Great analytical skills and the QA mindset to ask the right questions- Be creative and action-oriented- Ensure test best practice, continual improvements and appropriate standards are adhered to- Functional and performance testing experienceWHAT YOU'LL BRING:- Minimum 5+ years of experience in automation testing- Knowledge and experience of testing containerised, cloud-hosted/on-prem back-end systems with variety of protocols (DNS, LDAP, Diameter, Rest API, Radius, NTP)- Experience in testing elements that comprises from running within a CD pipeline- Strong experience in Automating frontend and backend API testing- Experience of working within an Agile team- Strong knowledge in Linux- Openstack knowledge.- Creating and maintaining the test automation framework and identifying tests to be automated using BDD- Experience in building a test automation framework from scratch.- Testing a variety of protocols and services beyond just http- Testing a large-scale application preferably network based- Automating tasks using tools such as Jenkins & scripting languages like Scala/Python/Shell- Wireshark \ PCAP- Splunk \ Grafana \ ELK- Knowledge of Big IP, F5, Loadbalancing- Experience of testing software in an agile methodology along with CI/CD using build tools like Jenkins, GitHub- AWS, Cloud and Micro Services- Good communicator who can comfortably share test findings at all levels- Experienced performance engineers who can demonstrate deep technical skills and understanding

Description

WHAT YOU'LL DO:
- Be driven and vocal to promote testing at all steps of the development cycle to ensure quality.
- Interpret business requirements to form technical actions to deliver high quality, customer focused testing solutions.
- Assist the squads with all quality assurance activities including requirements analysis, exploratory testing and test         automation
- Excellent scripting, design, analysis, and reporting skills
- Undergo detailed result's analysis including application monitoring, third party application etc
- Provide client team support, participate in investigating incidents, and release activities
- Strong scripting (Python etc)
- Hands on experience with network\cmd tools
- Proactively contribute to the evolution of automation engineering
- Have the willingness to continuously develop by learning new skills and technologies
- Great analytical skills and the QA mindset to ask the right questions
- Be creative and action-oriented
- Ensure test best practice, continual improvements and appropriate standards are adhered to
- Functional and performance testing experience

WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
- Minimum 5+ years of experience in automation testing
- Knowledge and experience of testing containerised, cloud-hosted/on-prem back-end systems with variety of protocols (DNS, LDAP, Diameter, Rest API, Radius, NTP)
- Experience in testing elements that comprises from running within a CD pipeline
- Strong experience in Automating frontend and backend API testing
- Experience of working within an Agile team
- Strong knowledge in Linux
- Openstack knowledge.
- Creating and maintaining the test automation framework and identifying tests to be automated using BDD
- Experience in building a test automation framework from scratch.
- Testing a variety of protocols and services beyond just http
- Testing a large-scale application preferably network based
- Automating tasks using tools such as Jenkins & scripting languages like Scala/Python/Shell
- Wireshark \ PCAP
- Splunk \ Grafana \ ELK
- Knowledge of Big IP, F5, Loadbalancing
- Experience of testing software in an agile methodology along with CI/CD using build tools like Jenkins, GitHub
- AWS, Cloud and Micro Services
- Good communicator who can comfortably share test findings at all levels
- Experienced performance engineers who can demonstrate deep technical skills and understanding

Skills

DevOps Technical Skills
Continuous Integration / Deployment (CI/CD)
IT Infrastructure Products
Amazon AWS
F5
F5 BIGiP
Grafana
Linux
Openstack
Splunk
Wireshark
IT Infrastructure Technologies & Protocols
DIAMETER
DNS
LDAP
NTP / PTP
RADIUS
Server Load Balancing
Management Frameworks and Business Modelling
Agile
Programming Languages & Frameworks
Python
Scala
Shell
Software Development
Behaviour Driven Design (BDD)
Microservices
REST
Web front-end
Software Development Tools
ELK (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana)
GitHub
Jenkins
Testing
Automated Testing
Network Testing

Industry Experience

Media & Broadcasting company - TV, Music, Movies, Radio, Entertainment