Server Test Script Engineer - 6 Months - Portsmouth (Occasional travel to Corsham)My client is looking for an experienced Server Test Script Engineer for an initial 6-month contract for a team based in Portsmouth, with the occasion travel to Corsham for meetings. The role is full time on site, and the client can offer a competitive daily rate.Outline of duties:The Integration Trials &Test Script Engineer - Servers, will be responsible for writing Test Scripts for acceptance testing of an IT system. The individual will report to the project Test Managers and be integrated into the IT&T team to be responsible for developing new and modifying existing Test Scripts for the Core/Hub Networks, undertaking formal & informal testing in support of the System Test Plan and Test Script proving on Test & Development Rig(s). Experience & Knowledge:Experience of preparing test documentation including test plans, test scripts, evidence collection, defect reports and progress updates.Experience in performing functional, non-functional and regression testing.Experience in installation and configuration of Microsoft Windows Server 2012R2/16 core roles and features.Experience with documenting test procedures and writing release notes. Must have:Microsoft Server 2012R2/16 based technologies such as AD, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, Exchange, SfB, SQL, etc.Exceptional communication skills with diverse and adverse audiences - Strong critical thinking and analytical skills.Ability to respond to changing project time scales and prioritise work accordingly.SC Clearance is a minimum. Ideally would have:Knowledge of or experience of military IS systems.MCSE/MCSA Server 2012R2, VMWARE VCPVirtualisation capabilities such as VDI and multi-tenancy.Military Information Services such as NATO FAS, UK Base Services and MOD Business management applications.A firm grasp of PKI integration and utilisation and preferably experience with Defence PKI.Experience of Confluence and Jira. Working within Agile methodologies.