Automation Test Analyst

Location: Blackpool Salary:
Sector: Development Type: Contract

Automation Test Analyst - Blackpool - 6 Month Contract up to £520 per day- 1 Day Remote Working

Main Responsibilities

As a QA Engineer, you will be building cutting-edge and complex test automation POM frameworks from scratch using Cucumber, Specflow, Selenium Webdriver and other core BDD tools.

* Work on complex, enterprise-transforming business applications.

* Take responsibility for ensuring that applications fulfil the business requirements.

* Write, run and assist in automating test scripts.

* Be part of diverse, high-energy teams focused on full life-cycle development.

* Use the latest tools and techniques.

* Continually learn, mentor and grow.

Work experience/ Technical skills

  • 5+ years' experience in testing user interfaces, stress, performance or load testing.
  • Ideally, you will have experience of testing on a programme using agile methods.
  • Familiar with defect management systems either using JIRA or similar.
  • Hands on experience in using automated testing tools and exposure to Selenium API or similar.
  • Hands on experience in performance testing using tools such as Gatling/Jmeter/Grinder or similar.
  • Hands on experience in either JS/Java/C# programming language and must be comfortable to develop automated test frameworks.
  • Strong experience of writing BDD scenarios.
  • Hands on experience in using build systems such as Jenkins, Travis
  • Exposure to continuous build and deployment process.
  • Exposure to object oriented analysis and design and testing on systems developed in MVC frameworks on Java or .NET.
  • Participated in full lifecycle development on large projects.
  • Experience of carrying out acceptance demos with PO's (though not mandatory)
  • Hands on experience in exploratory testing.
  • Hands on experience in SQL programming.
  • Experience of working in projects where Test Driven Development, pair programming and refactoring principles were applied.
  • Knowledge and experience creating a Test Strategy for agile projects.

I am currently shortlisting candidates for this project and interviews are available from next week. Please reply with an updated CV in the first instance.

Automation Test Analyst - Blackpool - 6 Month Contract up to £520 per day- 1 Day Remote Working

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