Automation Test Engineer

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Automation Testing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £39000 per annum + 10% bonus

  • Contact:

    David Gillespie

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  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    David Gillespie

This is a fantastic opportunity to work as an Automation Test Engineer for a rapidly growing company in Leeds, based at Thorpe Park Business Park, so there are excellent transport links from Leeds, the M1 or A6120.

This is currently a fully remote position for the foreseeable future. 2 days remote working was already available at this company pre lockdown and their working from home policy remains very flexible for this Automation Test Engineer.

This is a rapidly growing company, with plenty of greenfield projects and you will hold a great influence on the technologies used and the future of the projects as an Automation Test Engineer as you will have a key voice in the team.

The key elements of this Automation Test Engineer role are:

  • Development of automated tests for new projects and add additional functionality to existing systems
  • To lead on standards and best practices in implementing automated tests
  • Design and development of automated frameworks
  • Peer review of other engineers work
  • Management of automated test suites and reusable test units within source control and deployed integrations
  • Technical documentation writing
  • Supporting junior team members
  • Suggesting new technologies to be implemented

The key skills required for this Automation Test Engineer are:

Platforms and Frameworks:

  • BDD Gherkin Language / Specflow
  • Feature files and code implementation
  • Selenium Web driver and Page Object
  • Accessing REST and SOAP APIs and Web Services
  • Familiarity with Web technologies HTML, CSS, JS
  • SQL Server 2016+, T-SQL, Views
  • Visual Studio, Git and Microsoft ALM (TFS, VSTS, Azure DevOps)


  • Service Orientated Architecture, Web Services
  • Web applications

If you do have the relevant experience for this Automation Test Engineer position, please do apply.