Automation Test Engineer

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11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Automation Test Engineer / Automation Tester / Agile / Selenium

A fast-growing software company are looking for an Automation Test Engineer with 3+ years automation tester experience, 6+ months Agile experience and an ISTQB foundation or equivalent testing qualification, to be based in their Edinburgh office.

Founded in 2014, they now have a 90 + strong team focused on building a unique software package which integrates project management tooling with data science and analytics. The system is a cloud based collaboration tool, built using cutting edge open source technologies to support businesses working on large change programmes.

They are looking for a structured and data orientated Automation Test Engineer to join their team. You should be comfortable in understanding their role as a tester throughout the sprint lifecycle and enthusiastic about driving improvements to the testing process with the opportunity to teach and standardise a process across the business.

Required skills:

  • Degree-level qualification
  • ISTQB foundation or a relevant testing qualification
  • 3+ years of relevant experience as an automation tester
  • Minimum 6 months Agile experience
  • Strong experience in web automation testing including using frameworks such as Selenium WebDriver and Cucumber (or similar BDD test automation tool)
  • Ability to explain technical solutions to non-technical business stakeholders
  • Proficiency in SQL
  • Some experience in JavaScript programming or other object-oriented technologies

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum

Benefits: 25 days annual leave (plus 8 bank holidays), flexible working, private healthcare, wellbeing cover, discounted gym, life insurance, stock options, pension scheme, 1% club (i.e. monthly audible/book allowance, UBER for business), choice of Mac, Windows, or Linux dual-boot and tablet,

If you're an automation tester who wants to build a career in a fast-paced, world class company with excellent benefits, our client would love to hear from you!

Click APPLY now if this sounds of interest.

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