Automation Test Engineer

Fusion Search Recruitment
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a market leading, global provider of retail software solutions, who count the vast majority of global retailers amongst their client base. Due to continued success and expansion they are looking for an Automation Test Engineer to join their delivery team.

The Automation Test Engineer will be responsible for………….

·Creating and executing Automated test scripts

·Maintain the automation framework and test suites

·Document and track defects and enhancements using the tracking tool JIRA

·Work with other team members to run automation tests as part of releases

·Support the test team to effectively analyse and record test results

·Interact with product management and development team to develop a strong understanding of the project and testing objectives

·Design and create test conditions and scripts to address business and technical use cases

·Develop and lead the automation strategy and generate scripts to perform automated testing cycles using Selenium Web Driver

·Participate in troubleshooting issues with the team to drive towards root cause identification and resolution

·Work alongside developer to ensure code quality

·Provide weekly report to the QA manager

·Mentor and assist other team members in creating automated scripts

·Improve overall quality by thoroughly testing the business logic and user interface of client websites

·Considerably reduce testing time and improve quality of deliverable by creating Automated test scripts

·Set up Test Automation framework and develop Automation test suites using Selenium Web Driver/Cucumber

Here’s what skills you’ll need…·Early stage career tester with genuine desire to excel in this discipline, an agile enthusiast

·Excellent requirements analysis and static testing skills

·Strong character and communication skills – work with Devs, Architects, BAs and PMs

·Motivated, enthusiastic and eager to voice opinion, self-sufficient, troubleshooter

·Awareness of good test practice within different software development lifecycle models

·Ability to analyse and apply a pragmatic and context driven approach to any testing

·Able to identify risks and suggest or implement appropriate mitigation

·An active interest in Agile test automation, performance and security testing approaches

·Exploratory Testing & Risk Based Testing

·Reporting and Presentation Skills – to peers and project/test management, clients

·Defect Management

·Ruby automation skills or willingness to learn

·Awareness of API testing

·Awareness of Agile Continuous Integration principles

·Awareness of industry tools, languages and models – how and why they are used – Java, Ruby, Cucumber,

·TDD/BDD, OWASP ZAP, Jira, JMeter, Jenkins, Git/Gerrit, Mercurial/Rhodecode, Appium, Perfecto

·Maintains a personal development plan

·Active participant in industry webinars, meet-ups, LinkedIn groups etc.

Here’s what skills will give you an edge...·ISEB/ISTQB Foundation

·Experience of working on an eCommerce platform

·Experience in Payment Gateways and Services

·Automation experience with data integration

·BDD and Cucumber with Ruby/WATIR/Capybara

·API automation with JMeter or SoapUI

·JMeter for Load Testing

·OWASP ZAP, Paros Proxy, Kali Linux for Security Testing

·Jenkins, Git/Gerrit, Mercurial/Rhodecode – Code Review and Version Control Systems

·Appium, Perfecto, SauceLabs, Browserstack–MobileandX Browser automation

·Experience with JIRA or similar requirements and test management tools for manual testing, planning and reporting

Here’s how we’ll measure success in this role...·Number of tests Automated

·Number of tests successfully run for each retailer

·Reduction of testing time

·Improvement in quality of deliverables by measuring the number of defects raised

·Percentage of Automated Test coverage

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Automation Test Engineer to work for an industry leading, dynamic and forward thinking organization, offering excellent progression and development opportunities.

If you feel that you have the necessary skills and experience to succeed in the role of Automation Test Engineer then please apply now for immediate consideration.

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