Technology, Transformation & Digital

Senior Tech Specialist - Auto Tester - Platforms

Job Title: Senior Tech Specialist - Auto Tester - Platforms
Contract Type: Contracting Solutions
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Job Published: about 1 month ago

We are seeking a Senior Technical Specialist to support the design test plans and implement automated tests against a Kubernetes based deployment. The ideal candidate will have experience including functional (test the actual application exposed via an HTTP API), non-functional (security, reliability), and deployment (scalability, release procedures) testing. Previous experience setting up testing frameworks is also a must.

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Fundamental understanding of virtualization and containerization technologies: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), Docker, container orchestration and configuration management with Kubernetes
  • Working knowledge of testing container-based software applications
  • Experience with IP networking and routing (DHCP, IPv4/IPv6, TCP/IP, and so on)
  • Understanding of Docker files, k8s pod spec in yaml files, stateful sets, Persistent volume, k8s scheduler, and certificate management
  • Experience in testing RESTful APIs and a good understanding of Continuous Integration process and test management tools such as Jenkins, Jira etc

  What's in it for you:

  • 12-month contract
  • Wellington Central location
  • Work from home flexibility
  • Free Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Close support throughout the duration of the contract

If this sounds like you, APPLY now or send your CV (Word doc) to

However, if this isn’t the right role for you but you are looking for a change, please get in touch with us for a discussion on how we can help.

Vacancy # 117088