Automated Software Test Engineer

Recruiter
Hurren & Hope
Location
Pampisford
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Automated Software Test Engineer

£45,000 - £55,000

Cambridge

Automated Software Test Engineer is required by an innovative organisation now entering their second phase of growth, my client in a very short period have already established themselves as a key partner to a government agency and some of the UK’s leading organisations. They are the trail blazer for their industry representing the first digital disruptor in the space delivering a solution that replaces extensive paperwork and red tape for their client base. Demand for their solution has resulted in the need to bolster their ranks in order for them to move their product forward, offering new functionality and brand new elements.

Hurren and Hope have been approached by the company CTO who joins from a former client of our own, our relationship spans the past 10 years ensuring we are well placed to represent you. Candidates joining the company will benefit from the backing of a large venture capitalist organisation with a history with a longstanding success story within the technology space. Large investment and an experienced board provides a great environment for individuals keen to break new ground and build on their existing automated Test skill set.

Their pioneering Cloud based IoT end-to-end software is delivering an innovative solution to improve business efficiency across a number of large private sector organisations. With the company being heavily financed and looking to give their platform the opportunity to grow and fulfil its potential over the coming years you will be joining at a time where you can make maximum impact.

Successful candidates will have demonstrable experience within the Automated Testing arena with solid experience of web/cloud based test methods and technologies to include Cucumber, Selenium, Protractor, Node.JS and preferably Mocha particularly. Applicants able to display a proficiency in scripting with JavaScript, Bash and Python in addition to knowledge of testing API’s and Web Services are of particular interest. Competency in Jira, Git and/or Jenkins will also be of interest though are not mandatory requirements of the role. Candidates experienced in Agile methodologies (particularly Scrum) along with Mobile App automation (iOS, Android etc), Cross-browser testing and/or performance testing will be advantageous but are not essential as the company are committed to investing in training.

As an individual you will be keen to learn, enjoy working as a team within a highly autonomous environment. The product is focused on public safety so an eye for detail and social conscience is important. Excellent oral and written English are also essential.

Here at Hurren and Hope we strive to be the black sheep of the industry with a focus on internal training within Behavioural Science/Psychology and not sales. We work with people not products so the prospect of selling them doesn’t sit well with us!