Automation Test Lead

Recruiter
WestPoint Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Automation Test Lead - Automation, Selenium, Leadership, Hands On

£30,000 to £35,000 - Manchester


The Company
: The company is well established operating for over 20 years as an expanding Software House with a 1st class reputation boasting GRADE A offices and great facilities. With offices around the world, they are genuinely leading the way in their sector being the largest provider to the industry in the UK. The company is technology driven and at the cutting edge of the industry forever exploiting the power of the latest tech. You will work on exciting projects and work with a team of tech specialists who develop in anything from Java, Android, iOS, .Net, HTML, CSS, Angular, Node, React, PHP, Big Data to name just a few. The directors also encourage learning and development of their staff and if you so wish, you can cross train in different technologies!

The Role: The successful Automation Test Lead with Automation, Selenium, leadership and hands on experience will be responsible for helping drive Automation Testing forward into the business. The successful Automation Test Lead with Automation, Selenium, leadership and hands on experience will be responsible for setting up test processes. The successful Automation Test Lead with Automation, Selenium, leadership and hands on experience will mentor two Manual Testers within the team and coach them on Automation. The successful Automation Test Lead with Automation, Selenium, leadership and hands on experience will be responsible for choosing the best tools to use for the Automation process and have experience of using automated testing tools - predominantly Selenium to develop automated tests to company standards. The successful Automation Test Lead with Automation, Selenium, leadership and hands on experience will act as the Lead for the Testing department and take ownership of projects but also be technically hands on.

Skills

  • 3 to 4 years' experience in Testing
  • Proven experience in setting up test processes and writing test scripts
  • Proven experience in introducing Automation Testing into the Testing team OR at least 1 years' experience using Automation Testing
  • Knowledge or proven experience of Selenium
  • Leadership qualities
  • Technical hands on abilities
  • Strong communication skills

This is an amazing opportunity to join one of the UK's most exciting companies on greenfield projects and to work with experienced, technical professionals using the latest state of the art technologies. To apply please send your CV ASAP for an immediate response or contact Jamil Miah on