Test Automation Engineer

Recruiter
We Are SSG
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
34000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
23 Jun 2018
Closes
30 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent

Test Automation Engineer

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a Stoke-on-Trent based organisation that is involved in building complex data management and software products for well-known companies around the world.

Duties will include:

  • Creation, execution and maintenance of automated tests for several automation strands
  • Extracting and designing test cases in order to deliver complete test coverage based off requirement criteria
  • Assisting in the design and development of Automated Testing Strategies
  • Understanding, reviewing and writing test scripts & plans to support the deployment of products.
  • Provide risk assessment, approval and co-ordination of changes to the product.

About You

The ideal applicant will have:

  • Experience of relational databases, with experience of SQL Server
  • Experience in using a defect tracking tool such as JIRA
  • An ability to log defects in a clear, concise and informative manner
  • Accomplished communication skills and an ability to converse with a variety of internal and external users both technical and non-technical
  • Knowledge of deployment tools such as Team City
  • Able to work independently with minimal guidance and to drive forward innovations
  • Self-development skills to keep up to date with industry trends
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a variety of team structures (e.g. testing teams, agile teams)
  • Ability to establish priorities and manage multiple activities to meet strict deadlines
  • Strong knowledge of Test Automation Tools and Practices

Beneficial / Advantageous skills:

  • Experience of .NET coding particularly C#
  • ISTQB/ITIL qualification
  • Knowledge of Test Jumping
  • Good knowledge of Test Design Approaches and Techniques

Industry Leading Benefits -

?? 25 Days holiday + 8 bank holidays
?? Employers pension contribution
?? Free parking
?? Childcare Vouchers
?? Heavily subsidised food menu (breakfast / lunch & dinner)
?? Cycle to work scheme