Automation Test Engineer at Department for Work & Pensions, Leeds/Remote, 12 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • Leeds, UK
  • Aug 05, 2022
6 Months or more

Contract Description



Automation Test Engineer - Inside IR35

Contract Term: 12 Months

Contracting Authority: DWP UC

Location: Remote/Leeds

Imagine having a talent that could benefit someone you’ve never met and solve problems you didn’t even know existed. Well, you do, and you can. And we’re here to help you do just that. At PSR we are the go-to place for talented contractors and temps for a rich variety of public sector roles.

 As Automation Test Engineer your main responsibilities would be: 

  • Strong knowledge of Java, Groovy or other programming language to build/maintain test automation frameworks 
  • Coding skills
  • Automated testing experience of UI, API and WebServices
  • Experience with Selenium WebDriver implemented with Java
  • A good knowledge of MongoDB
  • A good understanding of HTTP, Rest
  • A sound knowledge of TDD, BDD and Agile principles

Essential Skills:

  • Java
  • Cucumber
  • Selenium WebDriver
  • Git
  • Jenkins
  • Jira
  • TDD
  • BDD
  • Continuous Integration
  • ActiveMQ
  • Unix/OSX - basic shell scripting
  • WebService testing


  • Device testing 
  • Cross-browser testing
  • Groovy
  • MongoDB
  • CIS
  • RTE
  • Jmeter
  • Gatling
  • Scala