SDET/QA/Test Automation Engineer at Triad, Remote, 6 Months, £400-£500 per day (Outside IR35)

£400 - £500 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • May 09, 2024
6 Months or more

Contract Description

£400 - £500 PER DAY

Duration: 6-month contract

Location: Remote

Daily Rate: £400-£500 (a status determination assessment has been carried out and the outcome placed the role outside IR35)

About Triad

Triad Group Plc is an award-winning digital, data and technology partner. We help organisations committed to meaningful change by making their world a better place. With a focus on excellence and efficiency, we pride ourselves on our commitment to delivering high-quality services to our clients.

Position Overview

We are seeking a skilled ‘Software Development Engineer in Test’ to join our dynamic team. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in ensuring the quality and reliability of our software solutions for public sector projects. This position offers an exciting opportunity to collaborate with our award-winning team and contribute to the success of our projects.


  • Develop and implement test automation strategies using tools such as Playwright, Cypress and Selenium WebDriver.
  • Design, execute, and maintain automated test scripts to validate accessibility, software functionality, performance, and security.
  • Collaborate with developers, product managers, and other stakeholders to understand project requirements and ensure comprehensive test coverage.
  • Identify and prioritise test cases for automation, considering both functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Continuously improve test automation frameworks and processes to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Perform root cause analysis of defects and work closely with development teams to resolve issues.
  • Participate in Agile ceremonies, including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives.
  • Document test plans, test cases, and test results to facilitate communication and knowledge sharing within the team.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Engineering, or related field.
  • Proven experience in test automation using Playwright, Cypress and Selenium WebDriver.
  • Coding skills in TypeScript/JavaScript plus either C# or Java.
  • Familiarity with public sector projects and compliance requirements is highly desirable.
  • Previous experience working in a consultancy environment is beneficial.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Self-motivated and adaptable, with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Why Join Us:

  • Opportunity to work on challenging and impactful projects within the public sector.
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment with opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • Chance to work alongside our award-winning permanent team and learn from industry experts.
  • Flexible work arrangements and a commitment to work-life balance.

If you are a passionate and experienced Engineer looking to make a difference in the public sector, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to join our team at Triad and embark on an exciting journey of innovation and excellence!