£35.00 - £40.00 per hour
9 months ago
I am currently partnering with a Global technology company who are recruiting for a QA Automation Test Engineer on an initial 6 month contract. This will be a home based role, however there will be a requirement to attend meetings at client site in Dundee on occasion. The role will be responsible for both accelerating delivery in an Agile environment and improving the quality of applications by being embedded in the product delivery team and assisting with early test automation that can be run continuously. The successful candidate must be capable and willing to take the QA process from end-to-end, from functional requirements gathering to developing and executing manual and automated tests of project features, focusing on getting the right stuff automated in the right way, as quickly as possible.
Proven career track record in QA/test automation roles
Strong functional and automated testing, test strategy and planning, writing detailed test cases based on user scenarios and deep technical knowledge.
Experience of developing with automation test tools such as Selenium, JMeter, SoapUI, Cucumber or equivalent
Strong problem solving and investigative skills, with the drive to get to the root of the problem.
Ability to collaborate and work on complex problems in stringent timelines
Usage of automation/performance tools and able to write end to end automation scripts
Ability to programmatically test the product, measure test coverage, develop the best automation, drive testability and diagnostic ability into the product, while promoting best practices in quality areas
A complete understanding of lean and agile methods of software delivery and the principles and practices of BDD, ATDD and TDD
Understanding of multi-tier web application architecture and deployment.
Cloud testing experience
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