DDaT - SEO - Senior Test Engineer - Defence, SC Clearance, AWS, GIT, Jenkins, Cypress




Development and Integration


£600 Per Day



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Role: DDaT - SEO - Senior Test Engineer

Contracting Authority: Government

Contract Length: 3 Months

Location: Exeter

IR35: Inside

Pay Rate: £600 per day

Clearance: SC Clearance


An exciting opportunity has become available with our prestigious client who is a prominent government department. The client is seeking an experienced DDaT - SEO - Senior Test Engineer to join their welcoming team.


The DDaT - SEO - Senior Test Engineer Role:

  • To define and own the Defence Technology test strategy, scope, and schedule
  • Work with teams to review existing testing processes and provide recommendations for improvement
  • Advise and educate others on testing techniques, processes and tools
  • Implement Automated Test frameworks and testing processes as required
  • Work with Business areas to manage resources and risks
  • Communicate and collaborate with the wider business


What the DDaT - SEO - Senior Test Engineer Will Need:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in software testing
  • Experience of Test management, and leading Testing function/services for agile teams
  • Experience of implementing Automated Test suites and Frameworks
  • Experience of non functional testing e.g. Performance Testing
  • Strong knowledge of AWS, GIT, Jenkins,Cypress
  • Experience of Behaviour Driven Development (BDD) and Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Experience of educating and upskilling development teams and testers on testing best practice – able to implement new Testing processes and practices
  • Certification in software testing
  • Previous experience of working within the Defence sector or highly regulated industry


Minorities, women, LGBTQ+ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Interviews will take place this week, so please apply immediately to be considered for this exciting contract opportunity.