Test Automation Engineer

Test Automation Engineer
  • £37,996 - £53,640 per Annum
    ANNUM
  • Permanent
  • London, England, UK London London GBR SW1V3JD
Job Ref: 50216688
Sector: Data & Analytics
Date Added: 21 September 2021

Our major UK banking client require our support for a Test Atomation Specialist to join them on a permanent basis. This is a fantastic opportunity to not only work with an extremely well known and forward thinking organisation but to also begin a career where your development will be a main focu

Our major UK banking client require our support for a Test Atomation Specialist to join them on a permanent basis. This is a fantastic opportunity to not only work with an extremely well known and forward thinking organisation but to also begin a career where your development will be a main focus.

In this key role, you'll be undertaking and enabling automated testing activities in all delivery models. We'll look to you to support teams to develop quality solutions and enable continuous integration and assurance of defect free deployment of customer value

You'll be working closely with feature teams and a variety of stakeholders, giving you great exposure to professional development opportunities.

What you'll do

Joining us in a highly collaborative role, you'll be contributing to the transformation of testing using quality processes, tools, and methodologies, significantly improving control, accuracy and integrity. You'll make sure repeatable, constant and consistent quality is built into all phases of the idea to value lifecycle at reduced cost or reduced time to market. It's a chance to work with colleagues at multiple levels, and with cross-domain, domain, platform and feature teams, to build in quality as an integral part of all activities.

Additionally, you'll be:

  • Supporting the design of automation test strategies, aligned to business or programme goals
  • Actioning and evolve more predictive and intelligent testing approaches, based on automation and innovative testing products and solutions
  • Collaborating to refine the scope of manual and automated testing required, the creation of automated test scripts, user documentation and artefacts
  • Designing and creating a low maintenance suite of stable, re-usable automated tests, which are usable both within the product or domain and across domains and systems in an end-to-end capacity
  • Applying testing and delivery standards by understanding the product development lifecycle along with mandatory, regulatory and compliance requirements

The skills you'll need

We're looking for someone with experience of automated testing , particularly from an Agile development or CI/CD environment. You'll be an innovative thinker who can identify opportunities and design solutions, coupled with the ability to develop complex automation code.

We'll expect you to have Test Data Management and advanced Tosca knowledge, with a good understanding of the principles of test case design and test automation. You'll also hold a testing certification, such as a foundation level ISTQB.

We'll also look for you to have:

  • Experience in end-to-end and automation testing using the latest tools as recommended by enterprise tooling framework
  • A background of designing, developing and implementing automation frameworks in new environments
  • Good JIRA or Confluence knowledge, and an understanding of Avaloq
  • Banking experience ​
  • A good understanding of Agile methodologies with experience of working in an Agile team
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate complex technical concepts to management level colleagues
  • Good collaboration and stakeholder management skills

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In this key role, you'll be undertaking and enabling automated testing activities in all delivery models. We'll look to you to support teams to develop quality solutions and enable continuous integration and assurance of defect free deployment of customer value

You'll be working closely with feature teams and a variety of stakeholders, giving you great exposure to professional development opportunities.

What you'll do

Joining us in a highly collaborative role, you'll be contributing to the transformation of testing using quality processes, tools, and methodologies, significantly improving control, accuracy and integrity. You'll make sure repeatable, constant and consistent quality is built into all phases of the idea to value lifecycle at reduced cost or reduced time to market. It's a chance to work with colleagues at multiple levels, and with cross-domain, domain, platform and feature teams, to build in quality as an integral part of all activities.

Additionally, you'll be:

  • Supporting the design of automation test strategies, aligned to business or programme goals
  • Actioning and evolve more predictive and intelligent testing approaches, based on automation and innovative testing products and solutions
  • Collaborating to refine the scope of manual and automated testing required, the creation of automated test scripts, user documentation and artefacts
  • Designing and creating a low maintenance suite of stable, re-usable automated tests, which are usable both within the product or domain and across domains and systems in an end-to-end capacity
  • Applying testing and delivery standards by understanding the product development lifecycle along with mandatory, regulatory and compliance requirements

The skills you'll need

We're looking for someone with experience of automated testing , particularly from an Agile development or CI/CD environment. You'll be an innovative thinker who can identify opportunities and design solutions, coupled with the ability to develop complex automation code.

We'll expect you to have Test Data Management and advanced Tosca knowledge, with a good understanding of the principles of test case design and test automation. You'll also hold a testing certification, such as a foundation level ISTQB.

We'll also look for you to have:

  • Experience in end-to-end and automation testing using the latest tools as recommended by enterprise tooling framework
  • A background of designing, developing and implementing automation frameworks in new environments
  • Good JIRA or Confluence knowledge, and an understanding of Avaloq
  • Banking experience ​
  • A good understanding of Agile methodologies with experience of working in an Agile team
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate complex technical concepts to management level colleagues
  • Good collaboration and stakeholder management skills

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

Lorien
21/10/2021 14:29:08
GBP 37996 53640 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Rebecca Robb

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