Test Engineer - DV Cleared

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  • Location:

    Farnborough, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day + Inside IR35 DOE

  • Contact:

    Abbie Levens

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Test Engineer x 2
Active DV Clearance is required for this Contract
£500-£600 DOE per day Inside IR35
6 Months + Contract

Key responsibilities:

  • Create and review test scripts
  • Create and review test design
  • Conduct Integration testing
  • Conduct Functional testing
  • Conduct User testing
  • Working with third party suppliers to ensure requirements coverage.
  • Execute Test Cases and supporting data.
  • Document test results and defects
  • Produce Test Reports and report on interim progress.

Key Skills

  • DV Cleared - Single UK National (to allow access to customer site)
  • 5 years' test experience (or 4 years' experience with ISTQB Foundation Certificate in software testing).
  • Excellent understanding of the Testing Lifecycle and the different types of testing such as Functional and Integration


  • Demonstrable Systems Integration experience including integrating 3rd party systems or components.
  • Experience in Agile testing
  • Experience of taking ownership and driving delivery of testing projects.
  • Able to understand existing Test Process
  • Experience of creating Test Cases based on requirements and design documents.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills - ability to communicate with technical and non-technical team members.
  • Self-motivated and willing to speak to colleagues to find out missing information;
  • Enthusiastic, proactive, troubleshooting attitude with a willingness to learn new technologies;

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Working with large-scale and complex integration programmes;
  • Working with 3rd party suppliers;
  • Good time management and organisational skills - ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of TSQL and XML
  • Familiar with high-integrity or safety-related real-time systems;
  • Knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture;
  • DOORS, JIRA, HPQC (ALM) experience or equivalent tools;