Automation Test Engineer

Uniting Ambition
Liverpool, Merseyside
£35000 - £40000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 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!

To apply for the Automation Tester role please hit the apply button now or get in touch for further information!

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