Automation Test Engineer

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Automation Testing

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  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Bonus, Great Pension, WFH

  • Contact:

    Garry Milner

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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My client based in Central Leeds are looking for an Automation Test Engineer.
The successful candidate will need to be someone who is fairly technology savvy.

They are looking for candidates with some form of programming experience, ideally Java

Good level of understanding of test analysis, design and execution techniques

Ideally, you will have experience of using Selenium Web Driver and will have Jenkins / Maven, CI experience as well as experience of using JIRA.

Responsibilities -
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 trace ability, version control and configuration management of all test objects developed
Ability to co-ordinate, plan or execute testing in a Dev/ops framework, estimating task durations, facilitating or executing tests, raising defects and ensuring solution exit criteria are met.
The role will understand testing design and execution methodologies, testing types, frameworks for the delivery of testing and IT change and able to adapt to different ways of working, such as DevOps, Waterfall or iterative methodologies.