Automated Test Lead

Recruiter
Computer Futures
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Automated Tester Test lead £40,000 £55,000 DOE Opening for an experienced automation Tester with experience implementing tools/automation frameworks to deliver exciting and innovative projects for a Market leading business in Portsmouth. You will have the opportunity to take a Test Lead position and mentor other Testers around you. What will you be doing? You should be an individual proficient Automated Tester with experience working within a commercial agile environment You will use your Agile/TDD/BDD skills to have direct input into the product/test development. Involved in automated deployments, test automation, load testing, volume testing, automated regression test packs including frameworks. Collaborate with various development and teams to devise the appropriate approach. Participating in daily scrum standup meetings and explaining progress and issues encountered. Contribute to the design & development of the overall test strategy and vision, including the tools and technologies needed to support the strategy. Adopt the best practice process for developing automated test programs. Implementation of the test automation strategy and frameworks needed to test all the dimensions of a complex, highthroughput distributed system including functional correctness, performance, scale, and security. Working to establish and reinforce automation development processes. Keep improving in tool adoption and seek opportunities to leverage test tools for greater organisational efficiency. Working closely with the development team to collaborate and influence new development. Skills Required? Minimum 5 years of experience software testing using .NET. Test Automation experience. A passion for Agile methodologies and concepts such as XP, Lean, Kanban & Scrum. Experience of testing high volume high availability systems. Previous development background or an experienced developer would be advantageous. Performance Testing experience/ Load/ Stress Testing. Previous technical testing experience in an Agile environment (BDD/TDD) Automation testing experience with the ability to contribute to test automation using open source technologies, such as Selenium Webdriver, Cucumber/JBehave & Gherkin. Experience integrating automation tests with continuous delivery tools. Experience with Cucumber / Selenium /WebDriver, & Agile/ Scrum / Kanban Who will you be working for? As an Automated Tester you will be working with a collaborative team within an innovative company operating in a market without competition. Their core values of providing excellent service and setting the highest standards within the industry, you are sure to grow and develop in the role, with a company who nurture their employees. Are you an experienced Automated Tester whos seeking the opportunity to join a fast growing company? If so, then what are you waiting for? Get in touch, today. Sthree UK is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Advertised through Zoek Advertised through Zoek 42937.