Automation Test Analyst - Bristol

Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Bristol (City Centre)
12 Apr 2018
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Automated Test Analyst – Bristol
Excellent Salary + Benefits
Immediate Start

It isn’t every day that an opportunity like this one comes along. An award-winning IT consultancy are looking to hire a number of excellent automation testers for their Bristol office. You will work with some of the largest companies in the country and will have to push yourself by working on some truly challenging projects. Your clients won’t engage with you in regards to routine work, they will look to you to solve their most challenging problems and deliver where others have failed.

You will be customer focused and have the ability to exceed client expectations with the standard of work which you deliver. You will have excellent communication skills, both verbally and written and be able to operate in a range of client environments.

The Role

You have a genuine interest in IT delivery, software development, the software development process, service delivery and/or infrastructure. You will provide a number of different services to multiple clients across many industry sectors. This includes project management, technical architecture, business analysis, design, development, testing and managed services.

You are a proactive problem solver with strong stakeholder management skills. You can effectively communicate within all levels of the organisation and are credible in front of business and technology sectors.

  • You will build and maintain test scripts using an automation test tool including TDD/BDD techniques.
  • Create test automation frameworks.
  • Select and develop appropriate test automation tools, applying the latest techniques in test automation.
  • Use risk driven techniques.
  • Work with the Development team to capture and re use automated unit test cases, stubs, drivers and other development test objects.
  • Work with the development team to create and maintain an automated nightly test pack.
  • Ensure proper traceability, version control and configuration management of all test objects developed.
  • Report progress and provide any test metrics or reports required to support the Test Manager/Lead.
  • Accurately and comprehensively record defects discovered during execution of test cases.
  • Prepare test data and test estimates.
  • Report issues and risks to the Test Manager/Lead.
  • Provide support and knowledge to other members of the team.
Must haves
  • You will have a significant exposure to working within an automated testing positions.
  • You will have relevant domain exposure (Banking and Finance, Public Sector, Commodities, Technology, Media and Telecoms, Retail)
  • Knowledge of System Test and/or System Integration Test area of the SDLC
  • Previous exposure to languages such as Java, C#, Python, Ruby, SQL and other scripting languages
  • Able to provide examples of your ability to perform well under pressure and meet challenging deadlines
  • Exposure to tools such as jBehave, jUnit, Cucumber, Specflow, jMeter, Gatling, Appium, Calabash, Jenkins, TeamCity, Jira and Confluence.
  • Be proactive and organised with excellent communication skills, whilst being motivated to get the job done and be flexible in your approach.
  • The ability to display evidence of a good technical aptitude
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • ISEB Foundation Certificate
  • Exposure to working in an Agile software development environment
  • Exposure to working on Enterprise level infrastructure projects and an understanding of the related architecture model
  • Knowledge of working in a Service Delivery environment
  • Knowledge and exposure to any of the following technologies:
    • An ‘Agile’ bug tracking tool
    • A Continuous Integration build management tool
    • Operating Systems (Windows, Android, ios)
    • An integrated development environment tool
The Company

It’s not every day that an opportunity like this one comes along. You will have the chance to work for a renowned, industry leading IT consultancy with other like-minded professionals. You will be provided with excellent training and the environment to develop your skills quickly. This award-winning company is expanding rapidly and they are looking for people like you to come on board and showcase your ability.

If you are interested in working within a large industry leading business that thrives on innovation and have the chance to work with highly skilled IT professionals, then please send your CV and salary requirements through to

Urgent role - please apply now!

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.
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