Software Development Engineer in Test / Automation Tester

  • Location

    Harrogate, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Automation Testing

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mohammed Imran

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Developer in Test / SDET / Automation Tester / Software Development Engineer in Test (Java/C#, Agile, Selenium Web Driver)
Are you a Developer in Test / SDET / Software Development Engineer in Test with some experience in C# / Java coding?
My client based in Central Harrogate are looking for an Automation Tester / Developer in Test / SDET / Software Development Engineer in Test with either C# or Java coding skills / experience.
Candidates who have been successful in the past are testers who are ex developers.
They are looking for candidates with some form of programming experience and who have set up automation test frameworks from scratch.
Happy to consider candidates with 2+ years experience.

You will also ideally be able to put CI pipelines into test.

Any SOAPUI, API testing will be desirable to have.

Ideally, you will have experience of using Selenium Web Driver and will have CI (Jenkins / Maven etc) 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
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

This is an urgent requirement so please apply now.