Lead Automation QA Engineer

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  • Location:

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £580 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Start date:

    October 2021

  • Consultant:


Lead Automation QA Engineer

+ 5-6 month initial project

+ Fully remote based / work from home

+ Outside IR35

+ £500 to £580 per day

Key Skills:

+ Automation Frameworks

+ selenium, Jenkins, GitHub

The Role:

Looking for a Senior tester or SDET, rather than a team lead:

Shaping project-level test strategies for large projects with a technology agnostic approach.

Creating automation frameworks in multiple technology stacks, such as Go, Java, JavaScript and more.

Working with teams to improve their test approach and implement testing best practices.

Designing and implementing enterprise level test solutions with appropriate cloud-based services/platform with a deep understanding of the advantages and disadvantages of different enterprise environments.

Creating a collaborative team environment where everyone's opinion is heard, but you know when to be assertive, back down or escalate.

Great communication skills, in particular: presenting, collaborating and partnering with stakeholders

Experience in leadership, and logistics may be advantageous.

Experienced with Kanban approach to software delivery.

Strong quality control skills.

Excellent leadership and customer service skills.

Strong teamwork skills and attention to detail.


Experience of working on automation tools such as Selenium

Experience of creating test automation pipelines using jenkins, github

Web application & API testing Experience

Experience of working on Azure cloud

Contribute to planning & design

Formulating test scenarios