Non-Functional Test Engineer

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    West Yorkshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £425 per day

  • Contact:

    Dominic Neary

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Contract Non-Functional Test Engineer - £400 - £425 per day - Leeds

The BridgeIT is working with a market leading business in Leeds to recruit a contract Non-Functional Test Engineer to join a growing technical team.

The salary is up to £400-£425 per day and they are looking for someone to join as soon as possible.

Key Skills and Responsibilities:

    • Design non-functional Test Plans for areas such as Performance, Stress, Load, Resilience, Availability and Operational testing
    • Significant exposure to functional and non-functional testing (performance, stress, load, security, etc.)
    • The ability to communicate effectively and liaise on a technical level with Analysts, Designers and Developers is required in order to help in the creation of testing plans, scripts and supporting documentation.
    • A proven track record of successful delivery of non functional test work packages.
    • Knowledge of structured non functional testing strategies and methods applied in a distributed environment.
    • Experience of enterprise level automation and test management tools
    • Practical experience of contemporary tools, utilities and methodologies such as JMeter, NeoLoad, Selenium, Fitnesse, Cucumber, Cloud Testing, Mobile Testing and Big Data
    • Knowledge of use of UNIX and Windows environments for development and/or testing.
    • Ability to communicate effectively and liaise on a technical or co-ordination level.
    • Constantly strive to improve the approach to testing though innovation and good practice.
    • Expected to have an in-depth knowledge of a range of technologies.
    • A sound knowledge of testing is expected and should range from unit level testing to large system non-functional testing.
    • Ability to take responsibility for areas of a test plan and work with others to execute that plan.
    • Strong coaching and mentoring skills.
    • The flexibility, intelligence and motivation to work in a variety of business domains.
    • A sound understanding of the project delivery lifecycle, ideally using a number of methodologies (e.g. SCRUM, XP, DSDM, RUP etc).

This role offers a great opportunity for a seasoned contractor to join an experienced team. Please apply now for immediate consideration.