Automation Software Developer in Test

Job Title: Automation Software Developer in Test
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Reference: BBBH28143_1632245032
Contact Name: Taijaan deCordova
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 21, 2021 18:23

Job Description

  • Reputable Digital team.
  • Large scale public sector digital transformation projects.
  • Hands on development in Python essential
  • INSIDE IR35 - Fully remote working

The Job

Working on large public sector digital transformation programmes, we are urgently looking for Automation Testers who will join our government client. This opportunity suited to a software tester with an automation background and experience writing automated test scripts. In addition to expert working knowledge of development languages - Python

Technical skills and tech stack specific experience:

  • Proficient in Python
  • Good knowledge of the FHIR standard and experience of full API development cycle
  • Experience in implementing and testing solutions using technologies like

    • FHIR Works on AWS framework
    • AWS Lambdas
    • Amazon MSK (Apache Kafka)
    • AWS Lake Formation
    • AWS Glue
    • Amazon Redshift, Amazon Athena, Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL, Amazon DynamoDB
    • Kubernetes, Terraform

**Automated testing experience within the public sector preferred**

Knowledge/experience that we are looking for:

  • Experience of breaking down and leading test activities on a number of projects, releases and deliveries whilst working in an agile environment
  • Extensive experience of designing, writing, execution and reporting of functional and non-functional testing for complex IT solutions and architectures
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Knowledge of industry standard test automation tools and experience in developing product test harnesses and instrumenting products to gather test results
  • Experience with test driven development and establishing unit, integration and contract test infrastructures
  • Proven ability to clearly articulate complex technical and/or data architecture and to recognise the risks associated with that solution
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment
  • Experience of providing guidance to peers and junior members of the team when gaining new experience in test and assurance methodologies and tools
  • Experience of working in a multidisciplinary team
  • Experience with continuous delivery and continuous deployment

Next steps

If this is something you feel suited to and would like to apply, please send in your up to date CV.