Automation Test Engineer BLUA77133

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£35,000 - £45,000 basic plus bonus and benefits
Posted
24 Jan 2019
Closes
20 Feb 2019
Ref
BLUA77133
Sectors
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Automation Test Engineer BLUA77133
£35,000 - £45,000 basic plus bonus and benefits
Trafford City, Manchester

Our client are an award-winning, people-based travel business that places people at the heart of everything they do. With an average 25 years travel experience they have more than 1850 Counsellors worldwide who all take enormous pride in what they do. Their first-hand knowledge and passion for travel means that their customers continually rate them the best travel company in the world for customer service.

The business is growing rapidly so they are therefore looking for an experienced and motivated Automation Test Engineer to join them at their office in Trafford City, Manchester.

Within this role, you will embrace the planning, design, management, execution and reporting of tests, using appropriate testing tools and techniques and conforming to agreed process standards and industry specific regulations.

The purpose of this role is to ensure that new and amended systems, configurations, packages, or services, together with any interfaces, perform as specified, and that the risks associated with deployment are adequately understood and documented. Testing includes the process of engineering, using and maintaining testware (test cases, test scripts, test reports, test plans, etc.) to measure and improve the quality of the software being tested.

In order to be successful in this role, you will have experience of scripting automated, browser-based, end-to-end functional tests using the Selenium WebDriver (APIs, as opposed to record/playback IDE). We are seeking candidates who have progressed from manual testing into automation testing, who have a good understanding of HTML, CSS and C#, basic coding skills as well as an understanding of API testing (BDD using SpecFlow preferred).

Familiar with CI/CD and microservices, the successful candidate will have working knowledge of Cloud computing coupled with exposure to Agile Requirement designing and working knowledge of the software development life-cycle.

In addition, it is also essential that you have knowledge of testing Micro Services and the different types needed including Base, Unit, Integration, Load, Stress, Security, resiliency testing (experience preferable) along with experience in Test Plan preparation, estimation and status reporting.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

 

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