Senior Automation Test Engineer

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Automation Testing

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  • Salary:

    Up to £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jessica Loach

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Senior Automation Test Engineer



Up to £50,000

Working in partnership with a leading organisation the Bridge are looking to recruit a Senior Automation Test Engineer to be based in Manchester. This is a great opportunity with a creative, modern and technology focused organisation in a great location.

You'll be joining a well established Release team, you'll be involved un automating processes / automated testing of products. The ideal candidate will be a fast learner, you'll have a desire to expand your skills and a passion for learning new technologies. You'll be an excellent communicator, able to work with cross functional teams as well as mentor and advise automation best practices.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build the release management environments using pipelines ensuring the release management environments are updated and stable
  • Assist in producing release documentation for the wider business
  • Working as a team to identify weakness and improve test suites
  • Automate testing and processes as much as possible for the release management function
  • Create automated tests using a variety of third party testing tools
  • Create and maintain automated regression tests
  • Execute automated, functional and performance tests
  • Develop, maintain and or upgrade the QA test automation framework across products
  • Mentor less experienced testers and provide technical expertise as required

Experience Required:

  • ISTQB Qualified tester with several years of proven automation testing experience
  • Experience in creating testing frameworks
  • Advanced coding skills (Ideally in C# and Java)
  • Experienced in automating tests, in particular tests for web services including reading and writing to a database
  • Experience working on Windows and Linus operations systems

If you've got the above experience and you're passionate, highly technical and hands on with a willingness to learn and train other members of your team this could be the role for you. Please apply with your CV for immediate consideration.