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Software Test Engineer {MoD, Defence}

Software Test Engineer, Manual/Automation {MoD, Defence}


Up to £750 per day Inside IR35

12 month Initial (4x extension)

Are you a DV cleared Software Test Engineer looking to join a house hold name and leading, global defence organisation and work on some the most exciting defence projects in world?

On offer, is the exciting opportunity for a Software Test Engineer to join a leading, global defence organisation. Working withing their cyber critical team, you will be playing a huge, and vital role during the current global tensions.

In this role, the successful Software Test Engineer will be responsible for performing a range of test or infrastructure engineering tasks across the development life-cycle and apply knowledge of engineering best practice and to apply appropriate processes, procedures and tools throughout the development life-cycle.

The ideal Software Test Engineer must have DV clearance on application and a proven track record in a similar role and be keen to join a global defence organisation.

The Role:

  • Testing within our key competencies of Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Intelligence Analytics or Software & Systems Development.
  • Testing systems developed utilising a number of the following technologies: RF, Networking, Telecoms, Internet and IP related technologies, Embedded systems and programming, Cloud technologies.
  • Developing test support tools or automated scripts using modern languages or scripting.
  • Working in a test capacity in the areas of Cyber Detection, Forensics, COTS Integration and Agile Systems Development

The Person:

  • Experience working with computer systems, networking hardware, security appliances and software.
  • Solid understanding and application of systems and integration engineering principles, requirements analysis and decomposition, system architecture and design.
  • Understanding of virtualisation concepts, especially ESXi, vSphere and associated interfaces/APIs.
  • Linux and/or Windows experience and comfort with Bash shell and Powershell.
  • DV Clearance on application

Keywords: Test Engineer, DevOps, Security, Cyber, Defence, Integration, Infrastructure, Gloucester, Software Test, Test Engineer, Automated, Manual,

Reference: BBBH11221

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We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience,

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