Tester - Public Sector

Job Title: Tester - Public Sector
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £400 - £500 per day + (Inside IR35)
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH28418_1634626913
Contact Name: Rhiannon Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 19, 2021 08:01

Job Description

  • Tester - Government / Public Sector
  • Remote Working
  • 6 Months
  • *Inside IR35* - £400-£500

We are looking for a Tester to join a public sector organisation to Design and execute test plans and carry out exploratory testing as part of a broader risk-based approach.

As a Tester you will be responsible for:

  • Deliver against sprint goal
  • Participate in agile sprint ceremonies
  • Use automated and exploratory test case design techniques and tools in an agile development environment
  • Use tools used for test automation, including bespoke, open source and commercial tools for functional and integration, non-functional and/or data process testing, including those that require coding skills in order to build a test framework.
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Bring new ideas and technologies to the table.
  • Mentor other team members in order to develop their skills and knowledge in test automation and CI/CD pipelines.

You must be able to demonstrate experience in the following technologies and techniques:

  • Strong in writing unit, integration, end-to-end, smoke tests for any type of back-end and front-end component or system
  • Experience in back-end and front-end development technologies, e.g. Python, Java, TypeScript, etc.
  • Experience with continuous delivery, continuous deployment and automation
  • Knowledge and understanding of the application containerisation
  • Experience of working in a multidisciplinary team
  • Post-graduate degree/diploma or equivalent experience
  • Experience with the Cloud, especially AWS
  • Experience in Kubernetes and Terraform
  • Experience/understanding of Test-Driven Development (TDD)

Next steps
If you are a Tester this role sounds of interest, please don't hesitate to send in your CV.