Automation Tester

Recruiter
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
11 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutionswhich protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do createsa safer future. We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing togethergreat minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.Job SummaryWe are recruiting for Automation Testers to join our teams based onclient site in London. The role of Automation Tester is to createtechnical solutions to improve test process efficiency and validate thequality of the system. It's important that our Automation Testers areable to apply prior technical experience and techniques to develop testframeworks/products, automated tests and enable continuous delivery.Key Responsibilities Design, develop and maintain automated scripts for black and white box tests Establish a technical understanding of the system under test Manage the execution and reporting of automated test suites (sometimes including performance tests) Design and implement technical solutions to improve test process/efficiency Work closely with development teams to reproduce and resolve defects Collaborate with and present improvement and ideas to other members of the test team Define standards and continually develop frameworks for automated testing to be used company wide Requirements Strong desire to understand and resolve difficult technical issues Experience writing good quality object-oriented code (e.g. using Java) Knowledge of build automation systems (e.g. Ant, Maven), version control (e.g. Git, SVN) and continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins) Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively within a software development team Strong quality drive - experience working in test is not essential Advantageous knowledge/skills/experience Experience using testing frameworks (e.g. TestNG, xUnit) to script tests Experience using defect and test management tools (e.g. JIRA) to track defects and manage tests Experience using web based automation tools (e.g. Selenium) General technical automation tools (e.g. Puppet, Chef, Vagrant) #AI-DICE#LI-MA1 Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are notcurrently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this andwilling to go through the process. For more guidance on NationalSecurity Vetting please click here. About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence: We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defendthemselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connectedworld, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We dothis using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience andprocesses. Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our businessmeans that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help usfulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust youwith responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, varietyand support from day one. We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward youas you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more thanjust a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where yourindividual contribution makes a difference every day. Great mindsdeserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary andbenefits package. Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE SystemsApplied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplacerequires an organisational culture where employees with varyingperspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best andbrightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realiseindividual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussionsabout flexible working. Division Overview: UK Services UK Services delivers IT Services and Consultancy to AppliedIntelligence clients based primarily in the UK. We divide our clientsinto 3 market segments; National Security, Government and EnterpriseServices. We differentiate ourselves through recognised expertise inData, Security, Digital Media and Business Solutions. Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now andbe inspired. - provided by Dice ANT, AUTOMATED TESTING, JAVA, JIRA, MAVEN, PUPPET, SELENIUM