Developer in Test at Syntax Consultancy, Corsham, 3 to 6 Months, £425-£475 per day

£425 - £475 per day
  • Outside Spy
  • Wiltshire Corsham, UK
  • Feb 17, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Developer in Test (Automation, Java )

(SC Cleared) 20389

3-6 Month Contract

Corsham (Wiltshire)

425-475/day (Neg) outside IR35

Developer in test needed with active SC Security Clearance. 3-6 Month Rolling Contract located in Corsham (Wiltshire). Developer in test with a good appreciation of test automation & Java.

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis the contractor will be able to work from home/remotely until UK lock-down restrictions are lifted. Start by early March 2021.

Key skills, experience + responsibilities will include:

    • Strong Java coding skills (JavaScript, JMeter Scripting also advantageous)
    • Experience as a software tester/developer in test with a good appreciation of test automation
    • Experience with common test automation tools such as Selenium, Cucumber or Serenity, Continuous Integration tools (such as Jenkins, Hudson, Stash, github)
    • Experience of testing UI and webservices based systems including end to end and/or in isolation using mocks.
    • Experience with very large datasets and appreciation of data isolation in a multi-tenanted SAAS platform.
    • Ability to write and maintain SQL insert, update and delete statements
    • Experience using test management tools for planning, execution and reporting (eg; JIRA)
    • Working knowledge of cloud environments especially AWS and automated infrastructure important.
    • Experience working in an Agile SCRUM
    • Creation, execution and reporting of performance testing desirable.
    • Excellent analysis and problem-solving skills with meticulous attention to detail
    • Active SC Clearance.


  • Please email through a copy of your CV for consideration stating your work availability, £ salary expectations and a short paragraph explaining why you believe you are a strong match for this position.
  • If your experience matches the job description a member of the Syntax team will contact you to talk you through the full details and to answer any questions you may have.
  • We do our very best to respond to all applications. However, due to high volumes of enquiries we regret it is not always possible to do this.


  • Syntax Consultancy Ltd is a leading independent IT, Digital and Tech recruitment specialist.
  • We offer 30+ years' experience in providing outstanding talent into clients throughout the UK & Europe, including the IT Consultancy, Government, Education, NHS, Software and Retail markets.
  • We specialise in supplying high-end Contract/Interim and Permanent IT, Digital and Technical professionals who make an immediate, positive impact.
  • At Syntax we pride ourselves on providing an outstanding service to candidates and clients alike.
  • We aim to make the recruitment process as positive and hassle-free as possible, whatever the final outcome.
  • Syntax Consultancy Ltd operates as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency.