Senior Test Automation Engineer

Recruiter
ROQ
Location
Chorley
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ROQ is a software testing consultancy and is now recruiting a Senior Test Automation Engineer to join the company at an impressive time of growth as we celebrate our 8th Birthday.

About the role

As a Senior Test Automation Engineer, you will be responsible for the planning, execution and management of automated testing activities, working as part of a wider delivery team.

The role is predominantly technical and requires a software developer/engineer who has successfully harnessed your considerable development skills to the task of delivering functional test automation.

As a Senior Test Automation Engineer, you will offer ROQ proven experience in delivering test automation, or can prove that your skills are transferable to suit this need.

What ROQ can offer you

In return ROQ can offer a highly competitive starting salary, company pension, Fitbit, life assurance, staff discounts, buy and sell holidays, on-going training and superb career development where you will be assigned a Career Support Manager from day one.

We also encourage The Test Lab to have fun, so we have regular nights out – either as a project team or as a group – along with our annual events such as our summer conference (involving fun team-building activities!) and our Black Tie Christmas Party.

And there's more....We also have a charity matching scheme which allows you to raise funds for a local charity of your choice and the company will match your donation of up to £200 per year. To encourage CSR activity, we are also proud to be able to offer an additional paid days leave for the purposes of charity work.

Key responsibilities

  • Design and develop test scripts using automated testing solutions
  • Stakeholder management as part of a wider project team
  • Liaise with SMEs within client businesses to support testing activities
  • Provide updates to account managers and leadership team on client delivery
  • Provide support and mentoring to the wider test automation team
  • Provide input for commercial statements of work
Competences
  • Proven experience of working in a senior test automation role
  • A deep understanding of web technologies (e.g. HTML, HTML5, JavaScript, Ajax)
  • Experienced in Object-Oriented programming (e.g. Java or C#) and the use of the Page Object Model
  • Experience of Continuous Integration environments
  • Familiarity with a broad range of testing tools, and where appropriate the ability to influence appropriate tool choice dependent on client requirements
  • Experience using test management tools for planning, execution and reporting (e.g. Bugzilla, JIRA, HP Quality Centre, TestRail)
If you are interested, please contact the recruitment team and apply via the link. Excellent opportunity to join ROQ at this crucial time of expansion.

This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/75953923