Test Automation Engineer

Test Automation Engineer
  • £37,000 - £44,150 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Southampton, Hampshire, England, UK Southampton Hampshire GBR SO16 0AS
Job Ref: BBBH124243
Sector: Testing & QA
Date Added: 24 January 2023

We are looking for an Test Automation Engineer to join our team. As the Test Automation Engineer you will be responsible for testing Web, Mobile and Wearables Applications in addition to our E-Commerce platform, test engineers are closely embedded with 3rd party and internal Agile software development teams, collaborating to identify testing requirements for new feature and regression testing as part of manual and automated UAT process. In the role, you should expect to be doing the following:

  • Define and implement End-to-End Test Automation to support cross-platform UAT activities (Web, Mobile, Wearables, E-Commerce)
  • Manage and maintain existing automation suites using Cypress with Javascript
  • Be a point of contact for test automation, including assisting colleagues in the execution, maintenance and debugging of existing test suites
  • Mentor colleagues on creation of new automation test suites
  • Provide exploratory manual testing where needed
  • Participate in retrospectives and sprint planning
  • Maintain and improve current skillset by studying state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques, and computing equipment

The test function in Consumer is a growing team, building on the success of manual testing is now investing into automated testing of our Mobile and Web applications. We are looking for an experienced test automation engineer to engage with development teams to expand existing unit and integration testing to add value in the UAT phase of testing. You will have the skills to lead automation development and to mentor team members on their automation journey.

What we're looking for:

If you are interested in joining a team that lies at the heart of what we are about, we are looking for someone that can demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Quick learner who is keen to develop understanding of new technologies.
  • Extensive experience in QA or UAT test automation
  • Advanced knowledge of Cypress, Selenium, Python, JavaScript, or similar industry-standard languages/libraries
  • Experience working in an Agile methodology; raising and tracking defects in JIRA or similar tool
  • Experience using source control systems, for example Github
  • ISTQB Foundation

The rewards

We want you to love what you do. That's why our benefits package rewards a job well done. We'll give you:

  • Performance related bonus
  • A competitive pension scheme
  • We embrace flexible working and can consider different working hours dependent on the role and your personal circumstances
  • 25 days annual leave - (30 days after five years) bank holidays and an extra 3 over Christmas
  • Plus, a suite of excellent additional benefits
  • We embrace a hybrid working model and understand there is no one size fits all in relation to how we work. We have a fantastic HQ in Southampton, Hampshire where you will only be required to attend on an ad hoc basis with the remaining time being a personal choice on working where you are most effective, which could be working from home or spending more time at HQ.

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

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23/02/2023 15:52:37
GBP 37000 44150 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Amy Stratford

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