Contract Python Automation Engineer

Contract Python Automation Engineer

Job title: Contract Python Automation Engineer

Location: Cambridge  

Job Type: Contract – Outside of IR35

Rate: £45 - £55 per hour (depending on experience)

Duration: 6 Months

Start Date: ASAP

SoCode Recruitment are seeking a Contract Automation Test Engineer to work with a highly successful Cambridge based company that are developing technology that enables reliable connection on the move.

You will be involved in the following:

  • Delivering adaptable software interfaces, automating the lab equipment, tools and devices
  • Upgrading the test software interface and test framework to a more robust platform
  • Participate in technical discussions and code reviews
  • Generating technical documents, user guides and manuals
  • Maintain an awareness of industry standards and technical development
  • Implementing modular library codes in Python with error handling and exceptions
  • Owning the project and collaborating with peers

You will have the following necessary experience/skills:

  • A result driven approach and strong attention to detail
  • Experience of understanding lab equipment and developing APIs
  • Strong understanding of Python, Visual Basic, and Windows GUI apps
  • Delivering automation frameworks using Python, working to tight timescales
  • Interpreting written requirements and technical specification documents
  • Able to work with engineering teams across various disciplines
  • Great organisation and planning skills
  • Excellent communication, verbal and written skills

It would also be a benefit if you have experience of hardware, revision control tools and an understanding of SPI, I2C and RS232 Protocols

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