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SC Cleared Test Engineer (Inside IR35)

  • Location

    Wiltshire, England

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Service Delivery

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  • Salary:

    £350 - £400 per day + Umbrella Company

  • Contact:

    Amy Harris

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

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Montash have been engaged by a leading UK consultancy to source an SC Cleared Test Engineer for an initial 6 Month Contract based in Wiltshire.

This role is working for a client in the Defence sector and is inside IR35

You will be responsible for carrying out general testing activities for a military system (Application / infrastructure Projects).

You will be able to create use cases, design test cases, create test scrips and establish associated data in response to that requirement.

Day to Day Tasks

  • Creation of test cases and identifies test data in response to defined and/or derived requirements.
  • Design analysis and derivation of requirements
  • Execution of test cases and recording of associated results in accordance with test plan(s).
  • Test results checking and reporting.
  • Test Incident logging and support.
  • Collection of testing related measurements and metrics.
  • Support the continuous improvement of test process and activities.

Education / Experience


  • Certified Testing background (ISEB/ISTQB) with a minimum of 5 years' experience
  • Familiarisation with either Land, Maritime Deployed Systems or military sytems
  • Familiarisation in Microsoft and Linux environments; Architecture, Security, and Services
  • Experience in the verification of COTs and MOTs infrastructure and applications.
  • A clear understanding of testing within infrastructure project, and verification of application installation.
  • Familiarisation of testing within a virtual environment.
  • A understanding of testing across the OSI layers.
  • SC/DV Clearance


  • ITIL V3.
  • SAFe or Agile Foundation.
    • A good understanding of test and integration of Military Enterprise Deployed Systems, i.e Defence Information Infrastructure (DII)
    • Magpie
    • BCIP
    • Falcon
    • Skynet
  • A sound understanding of MOTS applications and infrastructures, Inc. Networks and System Management.
  • Experience within both sequential and iterative (SAFe) environments
  • Experience in development toolsets; JIRA, Test Rails, BITBucket, Jenkins, Wireshark, and standard Microsoft Office tooling.