Senior QA Engineer (Test Automation)

Fruition IT Resources Limited
Nottingham, UK
22 Aug 2019
30 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior QA (Test Automation) / *location* / £45,000 - £55,000 (experience dependent)

*note - this is an 18 month fixed-term contract position

I'm working with a public sector organisation within the healthcare sector who require a Senior QA Engineer. You will collaborate with DevOps and Software Engineers to write automation tests across different levels and review release scripts across environments.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled, enthusiastic individual to be part of an exciting digital transformation programme working with modern technologies. In return, you'll get a competitive salary and a fantastic overall benefits package (including NHS pension of 20%).

Key Responsibilities:
  • Write automated tests across various build and release pipelines
  • Review test scripts across environments
  • Write and execute functional and non-functional tests at each level
  • Debug and refactor the test code
  • Measure and report on test activities and defects
  • Educate and support the rest of the delivery teams with testing, as well as internal and external stakeholders

Skills/Experience Required:
  • Experience of test automation using test frameworks based on object-oriented programming languages like C# or Java
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of software quality assurance and various types of testing, including but not limited to BDD, functional testing, integration testing, regression testing and system testing
  • Experience of working in cross-functional agile teams and testing web services or web-based applications
  • Experience using a broad range of testing tools such as Selenium, Cucumber, SpecFlow, BrowserStack, Postman, SoapUI, Protractor
  • Experience of working with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins, TeamCity or Azure DevOps / VSTS / TFS
  • Experience of working within a DevOps culture, with continuous integration, continuous testing and continuous deployment of code would be advantageous
  • Experience of non-functional testing and tools, such as performance testing using JMeter or Gatling, security testing or accessibility testing would be advantageous

Similar jobs

Similar jobs