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Test Engineer (contract)

Southend, England

Salary: £450 - £460Inside IR35

posted on 21.11.18

Test Specialist - Southend - £450-£460 (Inside IR35)

An incredibly exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented and experienced Test Engineer to work for a large and prestigious central government organisation based in Southend.

Mandatory Technical Skills:
* Proven and current QA/Test Analyst experience in a large Company or Public Sector organisation.
* Excellent testing knowledge throughout all phases of the testing lifecycle.
* Proven testing experience with ETL Technologies.
* Experience in developing product backlogs with measurable success criteria.
* Analysis of user stories to identify acceptance criteria.
* Knowledge and experience of test automation including basic coding experience.
* Experience in product review.
* Experience of using Jira and Confluence.
* Experience with the use of version control systems.
* Co-ordination and development of testing including Scripting, Scenario

Planning and execution to include:
* Integration testing
* Functional testing
* Co-ordination of User Acceptance testing (UAT)
* Performance testing
* Regression testing
* Testing experience with Pentaho Data Integration and/or Pentaho Reporting.
* Knowledge of SQL and/or Mondrian query languages
* Experience with HIVE/IMPALA
* Testing in a Linux environment
* Experience of a range of platforms e.g. Client/Server Internet Browser technologies, Oracle etc.
* Experience of a range of Testing tools e.g. ALM, LoadRunner, Selenium, SOAPUI and JMeter
* Experience of building or using test automation frameworks.
* A relevant software testing qualification e.g. ISEB/ISTQB (or equivalent)

If this sound like the role for you; please apply ASAP!

Test Specialist - Southend - £450-£460 (Inside IR35)

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