Automation Tester

  • Location

    Harrogate, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Automation Testing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Flynn Brook

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


The Bridge IT are currently working with a market leading business in North Yorkshire.


  • 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 traceability, version control and configuration management of all test objects developed
  • Report progress and provide any test metrics or reports required to support the Test Manager/Lead
  • Accurately and comprehensively record defects discovered during execution of test cases
  • Prepare test data and test estimates
  • Report issues and risks to the Test Manager/Lead
  • Provide support and knowledge to other members of the team


  • have approximately 3+ years' working experience in an Automated Testing role
  • have relevant domain experience (Banking & Finance, Public Sector, Commodities, Technology, Media & Telecoms, Retail)
  • have experience in the System Test and/or System Integration Test area of the SDLC
  • have good working experience of basic programming or technical data interrogation (a scripting language)
  • be able to provide examples of their ability to perform well under pressure and meet challenging deadlines
  • be a proactive and organised self-starter with excellent communication skills, who is motivated to get the job done and flexible in their approach. It is essential that the candidate is open to new learning
  • be able to display evidence of a good technical aptitude
  • have good written & verbal communication skills