Kew, Richmond





Contract type:

Contract Permanent


Full time



Software Tester

We’re looking for an experienced software tester to help us transform our digital services.

Working in our Digital Services Department as part of a multidiscipline agile team, your role will be to develop a test strategy and improve the test environment to enable continuous delivery of multiple projects.

As an experienced software tester you will lead on the transformation of our test function to one that makes maximum use of automated testing. You will work alongside our software development teams and be responsible for the:

• Design and management of an automated test framework
• Hands-on software testing involving regression and progression testing, software test planning, software test execution
• Testing new releases, patches and upgrades

Your focus will be to ensure attention to detail and that the software is fit for purpose.

The National Archives has a track record of delivering high quality, innovative and ambitious digital services to diverse audiences. You’ll be part of a creative, motivated team who embrace challenge and look for opportunities to do things better.

Join us here in beautiful Kew, just 10 minutes’ walk from the Overground and Underground stations, and you can expect an excellent range of benefits. They include a pension, the option to work part time or job share and discounts with local businesses (e.g. beauty salons and bars). We also offer wellbeing resources (e.g. on-site therapists) and have an on-site gym, restaurant, shop and staff bar.

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