Automation Engineer

Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
London (Greater)
£40000 - £55000 per annum
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Automation Engineer

My client is an exciting tech start up that has seen unbelievable growth in its first 3 year and is looking to almost double in size in the next 2 years. They are looking for an Automation Engineer to join their QA team and really add value to the company. Their success to date is down to 54 passionate and brilliantly-talented people working together to harness the power of technology thinking of innovative ways to make life a lot easier and simpler for their customers.

Tech Stack: Java 8, Spring, Hibernate, ES2015, NodeJS, ReactJS (both client and on NodeJS server-side), Docker and RabbitMQ, as well as iOS and Android apps. AWS Environment.

Job Description
  • The Automation Engineer will work as part of a cross functional Agile team writing automated tests.
  • You’ll do your best to help your team meet or exceed its goals and you will drive improvements to the automated testing capability.
  • You will be fully involved in writing tests as part of the delivery of new user stories,
  • Expanding the existing automated regression testing pack and evolving our test architecture
Experiences required from the Automation Engineer
  • Experience with Cucumber, Selenium and Appium using Java, Jenkins, JUnit and RESTful APIs.
  • Excellent Java skills, and ideally some JavaScript and SQL.
  • Understand the role of TDD, BDD and ATDD in delivering.
  • Expert on the testing pyramid and can determine how best to utilise each type of test.
  • Experience working in a high-performing, autonomous Agile dev team.
  • Deep understanding of how automated test frameworks work, both for the web and mobile apps.
  • Willingness to learn new skills and taking on tasks beyond your usual remit.
  • Good communicator, fun to work with and enjoy being part of a vocal, passionate team.
Automation Engineer

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