Automation Tester C

Capita Resourcing
08 Mar 2018
15 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Automation Tester C#
Excellent salary and benefits package
My client based in Spinningfields, Manchester are looking for a C# Automation Tester.
Key Purpose of the Role:

* Collaborate with Automation Leads and other QAs to Design, maintain and execute automated testing of API and Web Service test data and web products on the client's Alternative Payments platform
* Ensuring consistency and sufficient coverage of test areas of the platform utilizing regression and backward compatibility test approaches
* Ensure efficient and effective testing of products using appropriate

strategies and techniques whilst working as part of an Agile software development team

Key Responsibilities:

* Work as an integral part of project Scrum teams
* Designing and writing test scripts on the test automation framework
* Investigating problems in software as a result of automation test execution
* Working closely with other QA analysts and software developers to find solutions
* Confidently create multiple solutions for the test automation framework
* Managing and configuring designated test environments and automation tools.
* Designing and planning test strategies for projects and applications; whilst planning activities for Agile deliveries
* Demonstrates knowledge and practical experience of test tools and industry standard best practice
* Identify issues and risks relating to workload, escalate these appropriately and provide suggested mitigating actions
* Review own test conditions, test scripts/user stories, input test data, and expected results for all test phases
* Execute tests thoroughly to ensure software quality including running automated tests Identify faults/defects
* Work with the project teams to resolve any issues in a timely manner
* For Agile deliveries, contribute to daily scrums, sprint reviews and retrospectives
* Actively contribute to process improvement initiatives and enhancements to current procedures including recommending quality improvements

Key Relationships:
Should have experience working with Developers, Manual testers, Business administrators, SQL developers, Architects and application support.

What we look for in our people:

Our Personality

* Smart
* Spirited
* Supportive

Our Behaviours

* We solve problems
* We use our imagination and innovate
* We communicate effectively
* We are resilient
* Results are important
* We mean what we say


* A minimum of three years’ experience as an Automation tester
* Knowledge of various different types of applications and coding languages
* Educated to Graduate Level
* Excellent knowledge of software testing procedures and be skilled in test planning, test estimation, prioritisation and risk-based testing
* Sound experience of working with the Agile methodology
* In depth understanding and use of Agile testing methods – Behavioural Driven Development and Test Driven Development
* An in depth knowledge of software testing procedures
* Making decisions, often with limited information, and communicating these to others within development/test
* Reviewing existing procedures and systems looking for improvements


* Exposure to testing APIs / understanding of RESTful services
* Experience of test automation using Selenium
* Previous experience in Payment systems

Skills and Abilities

Having exposure in all of the following:

* Extensive experience in C#
* Automated Test Systems e.g. Selenium
* TDD techniques with specflow
* Exposure to other coding languages (e.g. Java, JavaScript, C++, VBScript)
* Visual Studio
* GitHub
* Jenkins
* MS Office products
* Internet systems
* SoapUI
* Defect Tracking Systems

Capita IT Resourcing is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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