Digital Test Lead

  • Job Reference: 22001998_1529937701
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2018
  • Recruiter: BLOC
  • Location: Southport
  • Salary: £550 to £650 Per Hour
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 26 Weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Digital Test Lead

North West


The Project Engineer provides support or leadership in the development of the technical solution to meet the customer capability needs. They ensure that the solution is successfully integrated into the current enterprise whilst managing and minimising negative impacts. They seek to apply engineering best practice and ensure that all stakeholders are effectively managed throughout the engineering activities. They involve specialists as required and actively consider performance, safety and quality implications before making decisions. Ensure that performance, time, cost, risk and safety factors are taken into consideration when making technical decisions. Discuss and agree system design solutions with Suppliers and ensure that the inherent technical risks associated with them are understood and managed. Ensure the solution integrates into defence and manage the system boundaries and interfaces by identifying, engaging and managing specialists as required.
Follow all applicable engineering standards, legislation, policy and guidance, ensuring that where there is deviation, the impact understood, planned and managed. Specify the technical and integration aspects in contracts. Specify the technical and integration aspects in the Through Life Management Plan (TLMP) ensuring that all Defence Lines of Development (DLoDs) are addressed.
Work with the Project Manager and other engineers to identify the technical stakeholders and ensure that they are identified, engaged and managed throughout the engineering activities.

The main responsibilities of the post are:

o Capture and analysis of network requirements that applications will place on the network, including bandwidth, latency, fault tolerance and access control.

oDesign network services across L2-7 to meet application & users' needs.

oClearly document the high and low level network design and configuration.

o Ensure that network meets the functional and non-functional requirements.

oCreation of network configuration templates and scripts to repeatable automated deployment e.g. Terraform, Cloud Formation or Azure Resource Manager.

participating in design reviews and walk-throughs to communicate network designs and validate proposed solutions.

oWorking in cooperation with testing to ensuring the quality of the resulting services

ESSENTIAL In depth networking experience, OSI Model L2-7. Experience in the design and configuration of networks in cloud environments, e.g. AWS, Azure, VMware Experience of Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization. Experience in configuration of stateless and statefull and next generation firewalls. Demonstrable ability to communicate in both verbal and written communication Understanding of public and private cloud infrastructure. Experience of working in a transformation project Familiar with ITIL.

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