Digital QA / Test

Employer

Neil Bryers

Salary from

£445

Location

Birmingham

West Midlands

Industry

IT

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Role: Digital QA / Test – GDS/UX/UR/Content Design skills (Public Sector, central government GDS)

Location: Anywhere (Remote based), with occasional expensed visits to London up to once per month

Rate: £445-450 per day OUTSIDE IR35

Term: 6 Months, renewable until FYE 2023 and possibly FYE 2024

Start: Immediately/Urgently

Our client are a Digital Transformation Consultancy who provide resource for digital work programmes for various central government departs.

We require an experienced Digital QA / Automation Tester for UAT with GDS/UX/UR/Content Design skills with initiative, drive and experience with manual and automated testing and tools. There isn’t a prescribed tool, this will be down to your preference as the Tester, but other projects within the business use Selenium

This will be to work for our client’s end-user, the Department for Business Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS). The be considered you must have experience working in public sector for central government departments and therefore have experience of working to Government Digital Services Guidelines (GDS) which are the guidelines governing digital applications accessed via the .gov.uk website

Must haves:

  • Needs GOV.UK exposure
  • Needs NHS experience ideally, but .Gov experience is fine
  • Fluent English
  • Acts on initiative – is able to think outside the box and not rely on someone feeding them requirements
  • Able to drive and define strategies
  • Proactive Team player
  • Ability to work mainly remotely with occasional meetings in London
  • Digital QA / Test – GDS/UX/UR/Content Design skills
  • Automation Testing & Manual Testing skills and experience with demonstrable tool-set experience e.g. Selenium
  • UAT
  • Experience working on Pre-discovery and Discovery projects as well as Alpha/Betas
  • Experience working with shifting requirements and low agile stakeholders
  • Strong interpersonal skills: you must be able to lead meetings with challenging stakeholders
  • Strong attention to detail, you must be experienced working on things like Gov, Law, Finance, Compliance – these all have to be precise)
  • Flexible working – in terms of requirements and methodologies these change a lot we so you will need to ensure you are ready to flex
  • Remote workers can be based anywhere but you must be able to go to London or Birmingham at most once per month.

Search Terms: Digital QA / Test – GDS/UX/UR/Content Design skills, Public Sector, central government digital services guidelines, UCD, Agile, UAT, Selenium, UAT, Test Automation

If you wish to apply for this position, please email us at apply@som-3.com