Senior Automation Tester

Recruiter
ReThink Recruitment
Location
Leeds
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Automation Tester (Leeds)



One of Europe's leading entertainment and communications business. With over 22 million customers across five countries, they make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It's a genuine team effort. That's why they want talented people, like you, to join them and help make the future happen.



You'll work to create and execute testing activities to ensure new or amended services meet requirements.



Key responsibilities

Responsible for testing activities, ensuring applications meet requirements

Liaise with product owners and stakeholders to review acceptance criteria and specifications

Write test plans and specifications in-line with test strategies

Responsible for rigorously planning, writing, executing and automating test scripts

Provide reports on testing results, coverage and make recommendations where necessary

Liaise with support and development teams to boost performance and overall product effectiveness

Assist in removing technical impediments encountered by the team

Conduct code-commits/merges to keep test suites and test harnesses up to date

Perform a range of behavioural driven development (BDD) activities



Key skills needed:

Good understanding of automated functional testing tools (e.g. Selenium, Webdriver, Appium)

Exposure to object-oriented programming languages (e.g Java)

Good understanding of popular source control and common branching and commit strategies

Knowledge of common CI/CD build & release tooling

Familiar with integration testing tools (e.g Postman, Fitnesse)

Knowledge of Web Application Debugging Tools (e.g. Charles)



If you're ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today



Happy to talk flexible working
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