Raytheon Technologies Test Automation Engineer in Gloucester, United Kingdom
Looking for something different in your career? Join Raytheon in Gloucester and make a real difference in the fight against cyber-crime.
You’ll be part of a team that embraces Agile working to deliver superior solutions to protect our global customers’ critical infrastructures from the most complex cyber threats. Customer security is at stake. So our work is vitally important.
We are always continuing to try to improve our systems with new projects becoming available to work on with cutting-edge tech. You’ll be working as a team of specialist developers, testers and analysts to design, develop and maintain critical cyber applications and systems to support government, law enforcement and commercial customers contributing to the development of solutions using the latest technologies.
This is an opportunity to innovate and try new things; to fearlessly challenge and question; to learn and progress in an inclusive and supportive culture; to be rewarded for the vital contribution you make.
Apply test skills and experience within the context of an Agile software delivery team
Responsible for the creation and maintenance of automated test frameworks and scripts
Produce test automation strategies, plans and reports in compliance with customer project guidelines
Define and manage test environments; create and manage test data; define and manage test tools;
Integrate test automation into the deployment pipeline;
Support estimation of test activities
Promote test automation and best practices within the team and across projects
Support test team interactions with the wider development team and assist in the resolution of issues
Support the development team at formal and artefact reviews as necessary
Proven track record of using scripted test automation to improve quality, consistency and coverage within a software development environment.
Demonstrable knowledge of creating and managing test automation frameworks
Experience of deploying and configuring complex software under Linux/Windows
Experience of working in an Agile/SCRUM/DevOps delivery model
Experience of test automation frameworks and tools such as Selenium (Nightwatch, Frameworkium), Cypress, Eggplant, PostMan, Cucumber, Robot
Experience of AWS or Azure
Good interpersonal skills for customer and partner liaison
Good written and oral communication skills
Good time management, organisation and prioritisation skills
An inquisitive mind and a desire to promote innovation
Desire to learn and constantly expand your horizons
Ability to work closely with others in a small team
Ability to work under pressure
High degree of initiative and flexibility
Willingness to travel if required
About Raytheon UK
With facilities in Broughton, Waddington, Glenrothes, Harlow, Gloucester, Manchester with presence across other customer sites also. Raytheon UK is invested in the British workforce and the development of UK technology. Across the country Raytheon UK employs 1,700 people and supports 8,000 jobs. As a prime contractor and major supplier to the U.K. Ministry of Defence, Raytheon continues to invest in research and development, supporting innovation and technological advances across its core mission areas Weapons & Sensors, and Cyber, Space & Training.
The Cyber, Space & Training business, consists of four mission areas: National Security Cyber; Space & Airborne; Command, Control, Computers & Intelligence (C4I); and Training. Cyber, Space & Training provides our customers unrivalled technical and training services spanning all domains across a wide range of customers.
Raytheon UK is a landed company, part of the Raytheon Technologies organisation and sits within the Raytheon Intelligence & Space business
About Raytheon Technologies
Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an aerospace and defence company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. It comprises four industry-leading businesses – Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space and Raytheon Missiles & Defence. Its 195,000 employees enable the company to operate at the edge of known science as they imagine and deliver solutions that push the boundaries in quantum physics, electric propulsion, directed energy, hypersonics, avionics and cyber security. The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.
Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.