Test and Release Engineer - Contract

Ref No. EMP457450
Location Huntingdon, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (12 months)
Job Status Closed
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Matchtech are recruiting for our key defence client for a Test & Release Manager (IT Systems). This is a 12 month initial contract.


Systems Engineer (IT systems), Windows, Agile, MOD

The Job

Test and Release Engineer - Contract

Location: RAF Wyton

Job description

Due to sustained growth and the evolution of business requirements of our customer base, the Intelligence Solutions business within Leonardo MW Ltd is seeking to expand our Test & Release capability for the assurance of multiple projects. We are therefore looking to recruit an experienced IT engineer who can quickly settle into the systems and customer environment (UK MOD) and apply their test and release skills to systems integration projects which we are about to commence.

The role will require excellent team working attributes but also requires the ability to take responsibility and accountability for individual tasks and to work independently.

Work will take place on customer sites in London and Huntingdon.

Skills, qualifications & knowledge

Mandatory The role absolutely requires the candidate to be a sole UK National with a current DV clearance. * At least 5 years work experience of performing a systems engineering role; * Demonstrable experience in IT systems testing and assurance activities * Good working knowledge and experience of Microsoft Windows Server and Group Policy; * Good working knowledge and experience of Security Enforcing technologies; * Good working knowledge and experience of secure gateway solutions providing interconnectivity to external 'untrusted' networks; * Hands on working knowledge and experience of the complete IT systems development life-cycle from design through to operation/maintenance including transition, migration and disposal; * Excellent documentation skills including initial development/production and document maintenance.

Highly Desirable * Experience working within secure environments and with higher classified systems; * Experience of MOD working practices and associated standards and policies; * Experience with Secure DevOps within an Agile /SAFe environment;

Key responsibility areas

You will work within an Assurance Team with an Architect and a Security Assurance Coordinator as well as with the customer team to test all aspects of systems development and systems integration activity, including engineering and service documentation, to enable the modified system/service to be released into the live environment. Working within an Agile environment, you will be: * supporting design reviews such as ISEB/ISEP, PDR and CDR; * leading a variety of test events, focussing on compliance with JSP440, JSP604, and SCIDA/ECR/CER procedures; * facilitating ITEA events such as TRR, ORR and UAT; * facilitating the development and conduct of service readiness testing. Where appropriate, you will recommend and employ automated testing.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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