Lead Software Developer in Test

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  • Sector:

    Silicon Fen, Disruptive Development

  • Contact:

    Paul Dumitrescu

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

Are you looking to join a Social Enterprise that is making a difference and having a positive impact in the world?

My client is now looking for a Lead Software Developer in Test to join their close-knit Services Development team in Cambridge, to work alongside the teams that use cutting-edge solar innovation and machine learning technology to develop their system.

As the Lead Software Developer in Test, you will be collaborating with the teams to establish the platform¿s testing strategy and to design and build the automation frameworks which work alongside the core platform.

You will also be mentoring and guiding a small team that ensures the effectiveness of the test suites.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for test engineering and strategies and enjoy collaborating with other teams to ensure the products are right for the user.

The client is also looking for ambition and drive to define and make technology decisions to ensure the right tools are used by the team.

- Programming language experience (Python, Java, JavaScript)
- Test Execution Frameworks
- Continuous Integration tools (Jenkins, Gitlab etc.)
- Test strategy definition

- CI/CD tools and techniques
- Browser-based / mobile app UI testing
- Docker, Kubernetes
- Cloud technologies

In exchange for your skills and services, the client is offering a very competitive salary plus a great benefits package (e.g. 8% pension contribution)