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2nd Aug

Test Automation Engineer

— Optional 9 day fortnight!

Gloucestershire, UK
Up to £50,000
  • Flexible working with hybrid office/remote split.
  • Optional 9-day fortnight!
  • Annual bonus, awesome benefits and lots of R&D opportunities.

I’m looking for a Test Automation Engineer to join a tech company who provide a range of public sector clients with research, tech and products surrounding cyber and comms security. They’re based in Gloucestershire, where they have a hybrid office/remote split and the option to work a 9-day fortnight! Due to the nature of the project work you’ll need to be eligible for SC Clearance. 

What you’ll being doing

Working as part of a team on a range of different projects and helping to develop the business’ automation testing capabilities as well as supporting the continuous improvement of the quality of their testing through R&D. You will produce detailed test scripts and develop automation solutions which ultimately will improve the quality of their products. 

What skills you’ll need

  • Significant experience writing automation tests using Python / Robot or more traditional tools like Selenium.
  • Experience working in TDD (Test-Driven Development) environments 
  • Clear and concise documentation.
  • Exposure to a range of Test Management tools, such as JIRA, MTM or TestRail.
  • Experience testing in multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Awareness of CI/CD and DevOps ways of working.
  • Experience of testing embedded software products (C, C++) is desirable.
  • Experience using Linux systems as well as Windows.
  • ISTQB certification or similar would be preferred.
  • Familiarity with languages such as C, Python and Bash Scripting.

What you’ll get in return for your experience 

This business do a lot with school/graduate outreach, having been involved in various STEM programmes, graduate schemes and educational initiatives to upskill the millennial generation in the importance of cyber security. On top of a generous salary, you’ll get 25 days hol + bank hols, private health cover, a profit-sharing bonus which varies year-on-year, a healthy group personal pension scheme matched up to 5%, and much more. They also advocate for mental well-being and provide an optional 9-day fortnight which any employee can take advantage of! 

What’s next?

To apply, send your CV to Becca.

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Who's managing this role?

Becca Thomson

Becca Thomson

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