Test Automation Developer

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    £530 - £560 per day

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    Liam Parsons

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    over 1 year ago

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Test Automation Developer

- Based in Basingstoke

- 6 month initial contract

- Paying between £530 - £560 per day DOE

- Inside IR35

- 5 days a week on site

*Please note this is a DV Cleared position

Job Description

As an Automated Test Developer, you will be responsible for the design and development of tests using the project approved tools. You will work within an Agile environment. You will liaise closely with the Test Manager, the Lead Architect and the Security Team to ensure the design; automation and test coverage meet the requirements. You will have clear demonstrable experience, knowledge and understanding of Automation Testing within modern software/applications development, especially with respect to Agile Development methodology.

Essential skills

  • Design and development of automated framework using the project approved tools.
    Proven experience leading and mentoring successful engineering teams.
    Experience of full software development lifecycle using Agile(SAFe)/DevOps concepts.
    Practical experience with continuous integration tools.

  • Consulting skills e.g. problem solving, for instance to understand the clients challenges and translate this in how to assist Software development skills, e.g. JAVA, C# and understanding of software development best practices

  • Test automation tools, enterprise (e.g. Tricentis TOSCA, Microfocus UFT) and open source (e.g. Robot Frameworks, Selenium) testing tools.

  • Knowledge of the delivery life cycle and best practice in test automation

  • Ability to evaluate different tools against defined criteria to develop the right solution based on that specific challenge .

  • Excellent communication skills, written and spoken
    ISTQB Foundation Certification