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Lead Technical Tester (DV Cleared)

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Recruiter: SopraSteria
Listed on: 24th September 2019
Location: Wiltshire
Salary/Rate: £50000 - £60000
Salary Notes: Up to £60,000 + car allowance + benefits + 3% Flex
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Lead Technical Tester - DV Clearance required  

Package: Up to £60,000 + 3% Flex Fund + Life Assurance + Pension + Car allowance
Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire

Bring your Technical Testing expertise to us and in return we'll give you an amazing career with growth and learning opportunities. Come and work for one of the best kept secrets in I.T

The company

Sopra Steria, European leader in digital transformation, provides one of the most comprehensive portfolios of end-to-end service offerings in the market: Consulting, Systems Integration, Software Development and Business Process Services. Sopra Steria is a trusted by leading private and public organisations to deliver successful transformation programmes that address their most complex and critical business challenges.

The day job
Currently looking for a Lead Technical Tester to work on a major secure UK defence client site, and be responsible for ensuring there is sufficient test scope and depth across multiple complex diverse projects. You will own a testing specialist area within the domain and produce test plans, carry out requirements, and contribute to high level test strategies for some of the most bespoke projects currently in flight within the defence sector.  

Essential skills

ISEB or ISTQB accreditation, Intermediate (Advanced) or higher
Multiple project development/test Methodologies (waterfall, V-model, W-model, Iterative, and any one Agile delivery (ideally SCRUM, but DSDM, RAD, and Open Unified Process acceptable)
Significant industry experience and knowledge of testing infrastructure projects from small bespoke network installations, to large complex multi domain corporate networks

Security Clearance
It is essential that you are eligible to obtain and hold DV Security Clearance to work in this position

Reasons why you should apply to us

We're big - really big. With that comes career growth opportunities - we offer excellent training, you'll join a company where development and progression is actively encouraged and not just something we talk about
We have an enviable client list - we work with some of the biggest names out there
We ensure our working environment is supportive and collaborative, everyone has a voice and all opinions count 
Our goal is to disrupt the market, not just follow the status quo
Sustainability is really important to us, in fact we are within the top 1% of companies worldwide tackling climate change and managing our emissions

If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process, to enable you to perform to the best of your ability, please let us know when completing your application.