Principle Software Test Engineer

A Principal Software Test Engineer with strong experience of Selenium, Java and writing test automation is required to join a market leading, global technology company working within the Information Analytics industry.

Role: Principal Software Test Engineer

As Principal Software Test Engineer you will be responsible for:

+ Leading development and execution of automated and performance testing for large or multiple diverse projects to successfully and consistently enable delivery of high quality software products on time, on budget and to specification, reacting quickly to changes in priorities or circumstances to meet the needs of the business
+ Acting as a coach, mentor and leader in Test Automation and Quality Assurance practice to the wider team
+ Managing defects found and supporting resolution
+ Identifying test and QA process improvements and implementation of test automation to ultimately ensure that the company develops and releases software that delights their customers


As Principal Software Test Engineer you will have experience of:

+ Degree qualified or equivalent in Computer Science / Software Engineering or other relevant discipline
+ Strong Java skills and experience of Selenium
+ Strong test automation frameworks experience and knowledge
+ Experience of writing test automation using BDD frameworks such as Cucumber, JBehave, Fitnesse
+ Experience of the Test Automation Pyramid approach, Unit Test, Service Test and UI Tests

+ Testing Microservices & API expertise
+ Cloud experience (AWS or similar)
+ Experience of Performance Testing using LoadRunner, StormRunner Load or jMeter