QA Automation Engineer at Remote

About this role

QA Automation Engineer (Permanent)
Remote
Up to £55,000, 25 days holiday, pension scheme, remote working, flexible working, day off for birthday

An Emmy Award Winning company are on the search for a QA Automation Engineer. 

Someone enthusiastic with drive will join the team as a QA Automation Engineer, a background in both automated and manual testing is crucial. 

What the job looks like: 

Working with the development team and closely with the QA Lead you will be responsible for all aspects of software testing within the team.

The successful candidate will be keen to progress their skills in multiple challenging scenarios and work as part of a fast growing technical organisation.

The office is based in Birmingham however offers remote working. 

Daily tasks:

  • Working with Product Management and Engineering Teams to assist in the definition of functional and non-functional requirements for product / service functionality.
  • Develop appropriate and maintainable automated tests for functional and regression testing.
  • Translate functional requirements into test scripts and execute as required.
  • Assist the development / engineering teams with estimating, prioritising and planning.
  • Act as a champion of quality within the team, highlighting risks and needs when implementing products and services.
  • What you need?

  • Strong background in manual and automated testing. 
  • BEng / MEng / BSc / MSc in relevant subject or equivalent experience.
  • Familiarity with at least one test automation framework and programming language.
  • Familiarity with software configuration management (SCM) concepts and version control systems, especially Git.
  • A want to contribute to the continuous improvement of the QA function within the company.  
  • Knowledge of delivery methodologies such as CI/CD.
  • Clear understanding of agile development methods.  
  • Quick to pick up new technologies.
  • Ability to work on your own initiative.
  • Desirable skills:

  • JavaScript, Gauge, Taiko, GitLab knowledge.
  • Experience of testing APIs and SDKs.
  • Experience of load / performance testing and security / penetration testing.
  • If this could be of interest please respond with your CV and I can arrange a call to discuss in more detail.

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    Rachel Connolly
    Senior Consultant

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