Verification & Validation Engineer

Full Time Newport Gwent IT Job Pro UK

On behalf of our client, we are seeking a Verification and Validation Test Engineer for a contract position to be based in Newport. The successful candidate will be responsible for executing allocated work packages within agreed cost, time, and quality constraints. As the Verification & Validation Engineer, you must have automation experience utilising both Gherkin & Cucumber.

Role: Verification and Validation Test Engineer
Pay: £400/Per Day Ltd Rate
Contract: Monday – Friday, 37 hours a week, 6 months contract
Location: Newport

Must have UK SC clearance


Specifying and implementing the test solution
Improving efficiency of testing but implementing Automated Test solution where practicable
Performing in-house and/or external testing
Adequately documenting the tests and test results
Controlling and reviewing work of the members of their team (where a team exists)

Essential Experience & Skills

Must be a very experienced engineer, fully versed in test methodologies for their field, able to work on their own for periods of up to a year. Within a team made up of different engineering disciplines effectively and collaboratively
Must have automation testing experience utilising one or more of the following:


Must have experience of working within a DevOps environment.
Must be familiar with test, integration, verification and validation methods for software and hardware product development.
Must be skilled in product Verification & Validation for four or more of the following:

Cryptographic Key Management and Distribution Systems
Cryptographic Devices
Secure Communications Systems
Secure Communications Network Devices
Windows hosted software applications
Embedded software applications
TEMPEST approval of equipment
CE approval of equipment
Must have successful track record of working in a lead Verification and Validation role, either as a prime V&V engineer or as a V&V team leader
Must be highly self-motivated, articulate, with good verbal and written communications skills
Must have a good understanding of requirements capture, and of work package definition and estimation.

Desirable Skills

· ISTQB Software Test qualifications
· Experience working in Agile or Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) teams
· Experience of agile/DevOps tools such as Jira, Confluence and Git
· CCNA standard experience and working knowledge of network configuration and operation.
· Working knowledge of some or all of the following:

o Cryptographic Key Management and Distribution Systems
o Cryptographic Devices
o Secure Communications Systems
o Secure Communications Network Devices
o Windows hosted software applications
o Embedded software applications
o CE approval of equipment

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Natalie Dalkin at Line Up Aviation

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