Senior Tester, Automated, Test Architect

Corriculo Ltd
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Tester, Automated, Test Architect, Selenium, Agile

As a result of an exciting period of change and transformation, this is a newly-created position for an experienced Senior Tester or Test Architect, to establish from scratch, the automated testing capability within one of the region's most exciting and rapidly-growing companies, based in Abingdon, South Oxfordshire.

The Role

Working closely with a passionate, Agile-focused Head of Development, who is looking to foster a culture of unity and cohesion between testing and development, the Senior Tester / Test Architect will be given a metaphorical blank sheet of paper, to establish the correct framework and automated tools, to test changes/enhancements made to their suite of internally-facing business-critical software applications. With the aim of improving the quality of the software delivered and ultimately, helping the development team to provide the business with the software they need to work as effectively as possible, the Senior Tester / Test Architect will need to understand the applications and the business, to decide what to test, when to test and how to test, introducing the most appropriate automated test tools and strategy.

The Company

The Senior Tester / Test Architect will be joining one of the UK's most exciting ISPs, at the forefront of fibre technology. Privately-funded and with heavy investment, they are making a significant difference to the country's broadband landscape! Rapid growth saw them move last year into state of the art offices to allow for further expansion, and 2018 is proving to be an exciting year for them too!

What Experience do I need?

The wider your breadth of experience of automated testing tools, strategies and processes, the better, but the Senior Tester / Test Architect will need the following:

    Strong automated testing experience, with Selenium heavily preferredExperience of personally coding/writing test scriptsPrevious experience of the full testing lifecycle in an Agile environmentExperience of a wide range of testing approaches and when and how each should be usedExperience of creating test strategy and test plans, as well as the hands-on execution of bothIdeally, previous experience of having built and introduced an automated function from scratch

    I want to do that!

    This Senior Tester / Test Architect position really does offer an unparalleled opportunity to join a company at the forefront of their industry in an exciting period of growth and development. If you have any questions or would simply welcome a chat about this excellent position and company, just call me or drop me an email, as I'd love to hear from you! If, though, you think this role could be right for you and you'd like to learn more, then please apply now.

    Senior Tester, Automated, Test Architect, Selenium, Agile

    Corriculo is a specialist, boutique IT Recruitment Consultancy who, from their Oxford base, source high-level IT professionals to join a host of major clients. Corriculo is focused on providing the very best service possible to both candidates and clients alike. We have strong company values which we strive to match. Honesty & integrity, commitment & responsibility, continuous improvement, sharing and quality create the foundations upon which the company is built and underpin our approach to the recruitment process.

    Corriculo Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

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