Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Recruiter
ISL UK
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Home working
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Remote QA Engineer x2

Salary paying up to £45,000 + Benefits and Flexible working

Experienced Automation test engineer required to join an award winning development and test team within the Travel and Bookings domain. You will be joining in team planning sessions to signing off the finished product within the development team and can work remotely or be office based if required.

You will be involved in designing, developing and validating automated test scripts using the most appropriate approach to ensure that the software under test is fit for purpose. As a Software QA Engineer you will be curious by nature and have a passion for software testing and test automation, and a sharp eye for detail that will help us continuously improve the quality of our products.

Key responsibilities
*Assist with the maintenance of our current suite of automation scripts
*Actively participate in all relevant Agile meetings
*Maintain quality standards of the products developed by the engineering team
*Work with developers, business analysts/Product Owners and stakeholders to identify automation candidates to achieve the desired component and end-to-end workflow
*Keep up to date with industry best practices and provide subject matter expertise
*Work with the QA team lead to provide continuous enhancements to our processes and products

REQUIREMENTS
*Previous significant and relevant experience in software testing;
*Proficient in Java;
*Experience with Selenium webdriver;
*Experience with automated testing methodologies and frameworks;
*Ability to work well with people from different disciplines with varying degrees of technical experience;
*Excellent analytical and problem solving skills;
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
*Ability to thrive in a cross-functional team on business critical projects;
*An insatiable appetite for learning new skills and constantly improving existing ones;


Nice to haves:
*Automation experience within DDD;
*Experience with the JBehave framework;
*A good understanding of software engineering best practices, object oriented design, and design patterns such as MVC.
BENEFITS
Key benefits include:
*Flexible working from home
*1% time - every employee is encouraged to donate 1% of their working time to the community;
*Continual training on the role
*Travel agent discounts - get access to substantially discounted hotel rates, air tickets and travel tickets.


This hire is essential to the company's continual success and the rewards are reflected in the package.
Please send a copy of your CV to or for a confidential chat please call 0117 428 0600

ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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