Automation Test Analyst (Contract) - York, North Yorkshire

Candour Solutions
Yorkshire and the Humber
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Automation Test Analyst required in York, North Yorkshire with Ruby and Cucumber skills a must.

As a skilled Tester, you should have experience in most of the following:
  • Extensive Quality Assurance experience
  • Significant experience of automated test approaches and able to discern when and which to use with particular experience in tools such as Cucumber, Capybara, Calabash or Selenium
  • Thorough understanding of software development methods and techniques including Ruby, httpparty, GIT, Jira, Charles and Fiddler
  • Very knowledgeable and passionate about Quality Assurance
  • Thorough understanding of software development methods and techniques
  • Able to demonstrate considerable knowledge of automation techniques and their application
  • Excellent communication skills, with internal developments teams and client stakeholders
  • Enthusiastic and energetic; relishes the pace and pressure of large software development projects

  • What this role involves…
    • Full understanding of our project goals and delivering to our QA Strategy
    • Ability to assess and deploy the correct approach to automation testing for each project
    • Responsible for the testing planning and execution across a project
    • Responsible for feature file and step definition provision, execution, defect logging, tracking and reporting on the projects they are assigned to
    • Responsible for inputting into the global test strategy and for being part of the overall QA community, sharing knowledge with colleagues
    • Responsible for all automated functional, regression, load, ad-hoc and compatibility testing for a given feature set or project area
    • Liaising with engineering and management over requirements, defects, timescales and estimates
    • Responsible for creating a set of tests that will fully prove the quality of the system throughout the pipeline
    • Reporting progress of testing accurately and be able to present this effectively to the wider team
    • Assisting with defining the test outline for the solution including identification of the environment and toolsets and needed for the test

    To Apply

    In order to be considered, please send your CV ASAP.

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