Mobile Test Engineer

Recruiter
Harvey Nash plc
Location
City
Salary
£50000 per annum
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
16 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a professional Test Engineer looking for a role on a permanent basis? Are you looking for new challenges in the field of mobile testing? Would you like to join a large media company and work within challenging and rewarding environment? This may be the role for you!

Harvey Nash is looking for an experienced Test Engineer to join our well known media client based in Central London. You will be a part of a development team responsible for testing and delivering a high level of quality.

As a Test Engineer, you will create and maintain tests - both manual and automated for my client's iOS and Android app. You will be responsible for execution of tests at all stages of the lifecycle (Functionality, Regression, Integration, UI, Smoke, Exploratory, Stress and Performance testing). In addition, you will work closely with Senior Test Engineers on acceptance criteria of new features.


Essential skills:

? Experience testing highly interactive native mobile applications and solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle

? Knowledge of QA principles, inspection techniques and testing procedures

? Working knowledge of specific platforms testing methodologies and of testing on multiple devices/resolutions.

? Experience in TDD and testing suites for iOS (e.g. GHUnit, OCUnit, Appium) and Android (Espresso, Robolectric, Robotium, Appium and uiautomator)

? A good understanding of iOS and Android design guidelines/best practices

? Experience testing apps that connect to outside data sources and API's (JSON, SOAP, Rest, XML)

? Experience with mobile device emulators, network protocol tools, browser development/debugging tools

? Ability to evaluate mobile apps against accessibility standards

? Very good understanding of the Agile principles and proven experience into translating those in the daily task of testing mobile apps.

? Effective verbal and written communication skills and ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of people

? Excellent communication skills across all levels of the organisation and external 3rd parties / suppliers


In addition to excellent salary, the role also offers benefits package which includes a pension, life assurance, and access to a free gym on site!

If you have the relevant skills and experience and you are willing to enhance your career, please apply now using the link provided.