Test Engineer – Tech Leader – Leeds

MRJ Recruitment Limited
06 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Want to be part of THE biggest technology & digital transformation in Yorkshire? We are looking for candidates with experience in automation tools: selenium, appium & even serenity and if possible a mix of manual & automation testing. This particular client has started the transformation to build a high performing agile development team in Leeds embracing best practice in people management, processes and tools. If you are excited about delivering value through exploiting the latest technology, this is a journey you’ll definitely enjoy… Role: Test Engineer & Senior Test Engineer Location: Leeds Salary: £25k to £45k (depending on experience) We are looking for likeminded individuals, to be passionate about testing and want to driving forward good practice within the business. With a wealth of hands on and technical experience you will be expected to get involved with resolving both technical and functional issues identified within the team. As part of this role the Test Engineer will work with other test professionals, in order to support continual product delivery across projects within the portfolio. Role responsibilities: The key responsibilities: Establishing goals and objectives for appropriate test cycles, defining and maintaining test standards and quality assurance tasks Enrich test conditions into fully featured test cases Challenge the business where appropriate to ensure ambiguity is removed Run both manual and automated test cases against the software solutions being provided and reports the findings to the project team Working with other business and test functions such as the automation team to ensure your automated regression suite meets standards and has appropriate coverage based on the project Essential Skills and Experience: Strong experience in working with other organisations in an IT department or a software delivery organisation Experience of formal development and test methods and/or Project Delivery Lifecycle Experience with examples of working in both agile and waterfall development projects A proven track record of functional testing at various levels Proven experience of developing code in an automated test environment, using recognised testing tools and frameworks for example: o Cucumber o Selenium o Java o Ruby o Appium Proven experience in using SQL to interrogate data within a database. For example: o Oracle o DB2 o Cassandra Experience in testing SOAP / REST API’s from both a functional and automation perspective. Currently use: o SOAP UI o Postman CONTACT N: Ashley Loofe E: ashley @mrjrecruitment.com T: 0161 244 9583 MRJ Recruitment is a niche Recruiter, challenging the norm. With offices in Manchester and London we have grown to become a trusted Recruitment partner to some of the leading names across the Retail and Digital industries since we were formed 5 years ago. For more information on MRJ and for a list of our current vacancies, please visit us today at www.mrjrecruitment.com