Test QA Analyst (Automation) - APIs - Manchester

People Source Consulting
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
* Test Automation
* Modern development environment - CI / CD, BDD
* Data-focused software products
* Global company at their technical centre of excellence in Manchester

Senior QA Analyst (Automation) opportunity at a global company in Manchester. Working in a high performing product development team, this role will play an important part in the creation and automation of the test framework.

You will design and build a suite of automated tests that show functional and non-functional requirements, working closely with product teams and developers to create test scenarios in line with the development plan.

The tech environment you'll be working in includes Scala, Python, Hadoop, Ansible, Docker and Kubernetes.

This is ideal for a technology enthusiast who understands the testing environment and has core programming skills in one or more language such as C#, Pythion JavaScript or Ruby.

Experience needed:
Strong experience in BDD in a gherkin-based framework such as behave or cucumber
Comfortable working in a Continuous Integration and deployment environment with tools such as Team City.
Coding skills in languages such as Python, Ruby, Java or C#
Knowledge of API
Solid understanding of Agile / Acrum

Any experience of a working with big data (Hadoop, Spark) would be an advantage.

The company are a global organisation with circa 2000 employees, based in 10 countries. This role is in their core software engineering office in central Manchester with easy commuting links.

You will receive 25 days leave, a good bonus scheme and a flexible benefits package. On the last Friday of the month the whole company finish at 2pm, and 4pm on all other Fridays.

Other benefits include:
Flexible working hours, a casual dress culture, subsidised masseuse and osteopath (Visits office weekly), Travel and Parking Season Ticket Loan, Fruity Wednesdays, your birthday off, free use of company gym and critical illness cover.

People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas.
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