Software Development Engineer in Test

London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
You will be part of a technical team transitioning this project out of a working proof of concept into production and continuing innovation and product development in this exciting space. Providing this kind of cutting-edge intelligent decision support will directly enhance the ability of the research community to bring safe drugs to market quicker.

  • Forming the bridge across a multi-functional agile team of developers, testers, architects, POs and DevOps engineers to ensure automated testing solutions are implemented throughout the delivery pipeline.
  • Provide early engagement on project inception phases to steer test approach to include automated testing where required.
  • Development and maintenance of automated test frameworks, complex automated tests, mocks and stubs and automated test data solutions.
  • Identify and effectively communicate technical issues, risks and inter-component dependencies.
  • Responsible for the generation of project test plans, test cases and scripts with clear, testable acceptance criteria.
  • Focused on identifying opportunities for continuous improvement
  • Create technical documentation.

  • Proven experience as a Software Development Engineer in Test or equivalent in a high-traffic environment.
  • Experience with several programming environments, eg. Java, Ruby, Python, AngularJS, nodeJS.
  • Web services experience, primarily REST with JSON.
  • Experience with common test automation tools such as Cucumber, JBehave, Serenity or Guage.
  • Creation, execution and reporting of performance testing highly desirable.
  • Experience with very large datasets and appreciation of data isolation in a multi-tenanted SAAS platform.
  • Experience with at least one noSQL database desirable.
  • Experience using test management tools for planning, execution and reporting (eg; JIRA, TestRail)
  • Working knowledge of cloud environments especially AWS and automated infrastructure important.

Allegis Group Limited and Aston Carter Limited operate Employment Businesses and Agencies and are companies within the Allegis Group Inc. group of companies, the fourth largest staffing company in the world, (collectively referred to as the "Allegis Group"). TEKsystems and Aerotek are divisions of Allegis Group Limited. Applicant data will be treated in accordance with the Allegis Group's Privacy Notice By submitting personal data to any company or division within the Allegis Group, the applicant is providing explicit consent to the use of such data by the Allegis Group and to the transfer of such data to and from the Allegis Group companies within the UK, Europe and outside the European Economic Area in connection with the fulfilment of the applicant's voluntary requests, and the fulfilment of other job opportunities that match the applicant's profile, and confirms that they may be contacted about such job opportunities.
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