Agile Tester - Peterborough

Recruiter
Claremont Consulting Limited
Location
Peterborough
Salary
£280 - £330 p day
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Agile Tester required by my client a global consultancy based in Peterborough for a initial 6 month contract paying between £280 - £300

Responsibilities of the Role:
*The primary purpose of this role is to perform functional testing , issue resolution and code updates as part of an Agile Scrum team:
*Work within an Agile Scrum development team, the SDET is responsible for developing and executing test plans, and defining processes and standards, covering functional/Non Functional testing, which may be performed manually or via an automated framework.
*Definition of Epics, Stories and Sub tasks within the Product and Sprint Backlog to support continuous Testing within a Sprint.
*Execution of Test Scripts within the scope of a development Sprint.
*This will include code analysis and review.
*Aspects of Enterprise Java development as part of an Agile Scrum Development Team
*Ability to fix identified issues. Creation of Automation Scripts as part of Test Framework

Essential
*Complete understanding and strong experience of Agile Scrum delivery.
*Highly technical tester with a previous development background or an experienced developer who has previously built automation frameworks, or worked in functional testing as part of an Agile Scrum delivery.
*Hands on testing experience within a whole range of Component testing, functional testing
*including acceptance and system testing, both manual and automated testing
*Previous technical testing experience in an Agile environment (BDD/ATDD is essential)
*Understanding of how to "build quality in" and prevent defects, rather than finding them.
*Automation testing experience with the ability to create test scripts for automation frameworks using open source technologies, such as Selenium Webdriver, Cucumber/JBehave, Gherkin
*Experience integrating automation tests with continuous delivery tools
*Previous experience in environments include Cucumber JVM, Selenium WebDriver, Restful
*Services, Java, Maven, Git, Spring, Hibernation ,Apache Tomcat, , Jira,, Junit/NUnit, SOAPUI (Secure Pro, Load Pro), JMeter, Agile Scrum/Kanban
*Familiar with Atlassian toolset (Jira/Confluence)


Desirable
*Experience using continuous Integration tools such as Teamcity, Jenkins, Bamboo
*Any experience with ATDD frameworks such as Robot framework and Acceptance testing tools
*such as FitNesse will be advantageous
*A strong background in retail
*financial services and a proven ability to quickly understand the
*business strategy and objectives
*Experience of business analysis in an agile environment
*Any Agile/scrum certification
*Experience with SAFe SDLC

If you feel you are suitable for the above role please send your CV for immediate review.

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