Senior Automation Test Engineer

Allen Recruitment Consulting Limited
London (Greater)
£65k - £75k pa + Top Package
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Automation Test Engineer

Permanent Job based in London City Centre
Salary £65-75K plus benefits (and bonus)

Job Reference: BBBH10991

A leading Global Financial Services company currently expanding their inhouse Software Development team have an opening for a Senior Automation Test Engineer.

Based in London City Centre, this permanent role will provide an opportunity to join a high-performance Test Team which is embedded into a Software Development group building cutting edge Fintech applications/platform.

Typical Duties will include:

  • Test software websites targeting both mobile and desktop platforms
  • Test web services developed in both XML SOAP interfaces and restful JSON APIs
  • Document testing procedures and policies
  • Ensure software components are fit for purpose by creating and maintaining functional tests as part of an established TDD (Test Driven Development) environment
  • Build and maintain automated functional regression using Selenium Webdriver based automation framework
  • Ensure delivered software meets non-functional requirements; performance, stability, availability and security
  • Support deployments where necessary
  • Contribute to the test team best practices and procedures

Essential Skills (MUST HAVE):

  • Expertise in Functional Test Automation using Selenium or similar (Essential)
  • Commercial experience in Java or Groovy (Essential)
  • Demonstrable experience of performing a senior test analyst role in a similar environment
  • Extensive experience of testing financial web applications
  • Experience of testing APIs
  • ISQTB Certification
  • Experience of working in an Agile team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Curious/inquisitive nature - keen to learn and experiment with the latest technologies/techniques

This is an excellent opportunity to join a London City based software test team which is expanding quickly.

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