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Automation Test Engineer - fully remote

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 6th January
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £45,000 - £55,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

My client specialises in geological evaluation software and is looking for a Test Automation Analyst to set up the automation test framework from scratch. They are looking for someone who has worked on a similar greenfield project with the autonomy to set up the framework for the back end.

The Role;

  • The Test Automation Analyst will work on commercial product development projects, alongside Product Owners, Developers and Users within an agile team environment.
  • You will ensure automated testing activities are established and the required supporting technology and CI/CD infrastructure.
  • Key aspects of this role will include defining, creating, reviewing, executing and maintaining automated tests on a range of in-house and 3rd Party applications across different platforms including the public clouds.
  • You will also assist with setting the overall test automation strategy and with the resolution of reported bugs where appropriate.
  • Success in this role will involve a proactive, flexible and inquisitive approach, alongside a desire to work in a highly collaborative team environment.

The Responsibilities;

  • Creating, diagnosing, executing and maintaining automated scenarios for all aspects of the system
  • Providing technical implementations for UI, System, integration and performance testing.
  • Developing API test standards, approaches and mocking
  • Working closely with the Development team to ensure testing is appropriate, complete and timely
  • Working closely with the dev-ops team to establish fully automated testing within an enhanced CI/CD framework
  • Establishing the usage of public clouds (AWS, Azure & GCP) for automated performance testing at scale
  • Producing appropriate documentation of tests and results Contributing to daily stand-up meetings and sprint planning.
  • Constantly looking for ways to expand and improve test definitions and test coverage.
  • Defining and maintaining a diverse test data repository

What We Require;

  • API testing using Open API standards
  • Test automation tooling from a selection of vendors, but must include Cucumbe and Selenium
  • Programming competence in Ruby and C#
  • Experience of ground up CI/CD implementation, ideally with TeamCity
  • Linux and Windows scripting
  • Full Project Lifecycle experience in an agile commercial development
  • Certification or equivalent experience with public cloud vendors
  • Experience in agile methodologies, particularly SCRUM and TDD / BDD principles.
  • Experience or interest in UI test automation tools focusing on Angular
  • Additional programming languages such as JS, C++, Python or Go
  • Messaging and EDA testing experience
  • Deployment using Kubernetes and Docker

Contact Name: Sian Woodhouse
Reference: TJ/3086/SD47530_1609953363
Job ID: 2884952

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