Test Automation Architect

Recruiter
The Bridge Ltd
Location
Leeds
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Test Automation Architect - £70,000 + Excellent Additional Benefits

My client are a leading organisation based in central Leeds. Due to ongoing and rapid growth they are now looking for an experienced Automation Test Architect to join their Software Engineering & Testing team. If you have working experience at a hands on level building automation frameworks from scratch then I would be keen to hear from you.

The Role

Working with a market leader you will have a broad knowledge of Automation testing and will have plenty of experience working alongside developers and other testers. To be successful in this application you must have 5+ years building Automation Frameworks from scratch and you'll be a highly skilled, experienced critical thinker, looking for an exciting and challenging role.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Champion test automation throughout the organisation, working within the squads to design and build robust automation frameworks.
  • Create, maintain and advocate testing of API services, through the use of multi-layered automation frameworks.
  • Provide technical support, coaching and mentoring to help develop people within your team.
  • Build an automation framework from scratch

Desired Skills and Experience;

  • At least 3 years working in a similar role
  • You will have experience of working in an agile environment and be able to work successfully on your own and as part of a team.
  • The ideal candidate will be ISEB certified and have an exposure to TDD / BDD
  • Self-starter and ability to lead from start to finish
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent personnel and project management skills
  • Technical and Software experience background
  • Team player with excellent communication

To be successful, the person in this role must have strong technical knowledge with good decision-making, excellent communication skills, and enjoy working hands-on under pressure. A passion for automation is essential.

If you are interested in this fantastic position please apply now with an up to date CV for immediate consideration.


This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/79182324