Automation Test Engineer

Uniting Ambition
Liverpool, Merseyside
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Automation Tester


£35,000 - £40,000

We are working with one of the leading companies in its industry, operating for over 90 years! Due to growth and recent investment they are looking for a talented Automation Tester to join them. An experienced Automation Test Engineer is required for an expanding high performance team committed to the effective delivery of innovative, high-quality enterprise level software solutions.

Automation Tester Responsibility:

• Specific interest and focus on test automation, with solid programming skills

• Experience of software testing methodologies

• Experience testing Client Server based architectures

• Full experience of the software development lifecycle, including delivery and support

• Excellent experience diagnosing, reporting, tracking, and resolving quality issues

• Debugging/Coding experience

• Experience with software release management

• Ability to take the initiative, motivate and mentor within a self organising team

• Ability to multi-task and context switch freely

• Has both a personal and professional interest in new technologies and working practices

Automation Tester Essential Skills:

• At least 3 years of commercial automation testing experience or development experience

• Strong automation testing skills utilising coding/programming, ideally with Ruby/RoR solutions (not just using front-end frameworks like Selenium or Cucumber) for back-end testing

• Good programming skills and experience with large SOA based environments

• Experience of integrating testing within a continuous integration environment having builds executing all levels of automated tests, (unit), integration, regression, performance, etc

• Experience with test automation frameworks such as Cucumber or similar for front-end testing

• Web service testing experience, API testing through integration tests developed with code

• Experience working with version control systems (Git, subversion, etc)

• Proven experience of working in an n-tier architecture

• Strong SQL experience

• Linux experience

Automation Tester Desirable Skills:

• Experience developing and delivering software in environments using Scrum/Kanban

• Exposure to TDD practices

We are looking to speak with the most talented Automation Tester on the market!

Ferhan Zaheer/ / 01782-557317