Senior Automation Engineer

Heat Recruitment
United Kingdom
From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
04 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Client:

An establishedvideo media publishing company offering bespoke video software for leading clientele across the world

With specialisms and leading affiliations with Java developments, they are looking to add a Senior Automation Engineer to their ranks to work on their ever growing and ever more complex projects.

The Opportunity

You will be utilizing the latest technologies to deliver high end cross platform projects for a wide array of clients.

Alongside a vibrant and collaborative work environment, the whole team within the business work closely with each other to ensure effective delivery of projects and relish the rewards with an emphasis on work life balance but also doing regular work events with everyone within the business.

They are constantly reviewing their tech stack to ensure they are utilizing the latest technologies, so wanting to progress and learn new skills is an essential requirement!

What’s needed for me to be considered?

Ideally, you will either be a current senior, or an ambitious mid-level developer looking to take the next step in responsibility having worked within a Video media environment delivering high end Software Automation Tests with the following skills:

·4+ years of experience in test automation.

·A track record of designing, developing and delivering solid automation tests, both as extension to existing frameworks and completely new ones.

·Strong knowledge of python (other object orientated languages will be considered, but Python is a must).

·Excellent knowledge of Selenium Webdriver.

·Self-driven and proactive with excellent follow through capabilities.

·Robust and rigorous approach to all aspects of testing.

·The ability to work under your own initiative and provide proactive feedback to the development team and managers.

·Experienced in designing and running appropriate load tests (familiarity with Locust is a plus).

·A drive to make automated testing an integral part of the SDLC and release process.

·Logical approach using and managing manual tests where appropriate.

·Automating web applications on desktop and mobile devices (Selenium), mobile applications (Appium)

·Experience of REST APIs and how to test them.

What next?

Apply today to be considered for this opportunity. If suitable, one of our specialist consultants will be in contact to discuss the opportunity with you in detail prior to submitting your CV to the client. In this discussion, we will aim to identify your specific skills and motivations, and where appropriate recommend other relevant opportunities to you that match your requirements.

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