Job Specification

Job Title: QA Automation Engineer
Job Reference: 7420
Job Location: Cambridge, England
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Sector: IT
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 22/07/2017

Job Details

Are you an experienced QA Engineer with proven experience of automation in testing? Would you thrive working in a no blame culture that is fixed on encouraging excellence, improvement & learning and where skills / experience is valued over excellence in academics? Our client is looking for an experienced QA Automation Engineer to join a small team working closely with the development team on the testing their flagship software product. Our client develops mostly in C# on Visual Studio and is very much Agile focussed in their approach. Continuous improvement is very important to them and everyone is allowed input and listened to, they use Jira to host a Kanban board utilise an Information Radiator to show the build status. To apply candidates should possess 5+ years' experience in software testing (to include writing test cases as well as running / executing them) with 3 or more years' experience of writing automated tests using; Selenium WebDriver, SpecFlow, NUnit, TestStack, Coypu or similar. Our client is increasing their use of automation in testing, and already make use of it in performance, load and smoke testing although they still utilise manual testing all the way from test design, setup and execution for new features, through exploratory testing to regression testing of their suite of products. Specific tasks / responsibilities in this role will include; *Designing a set of test cases to cover new functionality, working closely with the Product Owner and Lead Developer *Extending their suite of automated smoke tests in support of continuous integration *Extending the automation of their regression testing suite via their rapidly evolving automation test framework *Researching new ways in which they can extend the reach of their performance, load and security testing capabilities Working in a close knit team, the working culture/ environment here rewards positivity and is collaborative and supportive towards both personal & professional development; our client is offering a competitive salary plus great benefits that include Flexible Working Hours, a generous non-contributory pension, Share Options, Life Cover & Healthcare. This is a great the opportunity to join an award winning global company that is genuinely one of the market leaders in their sector! Apply now with a current CV for further information, interviewing immediately!


Contact: Chuck Lam
Telephone: 01908 062291