Automation QA Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Testing and Automation, Automation, SDET, QA Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £42k - 62k per year

  • Contact:

    Jarret Devlin

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 804 93 50

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Automation QA Engineer

Manchester | £42,000 - £62,000 | Permanent

C#, Selenium WebDriver, CI/CD, Jenkins, VSTS, Octopus, Web & Mobile, API, Agile

The Client

I am working with a new FinTech Financial Services Client based in the heart of Manchester as they are currently scaling up there engineering operation.

What you’ll be doing

Delivery of high quality functional and automated testing of our cutting-edge new and existing software products and features, across Frontend, Backend, web and mobile apps. Working collaboratively within a small team of Developers, Testers and a Product Owner, with a focus on TTD in our Agile/Kanban environment, from sprint planning to completion. Champion new ideas and identify which test cases and tools are best suited to manual or automated testing, then design, write, execute and deploy across the QA process. Ensure automated tests run to schedule, results are reported and that defects are triaged, whilst feeding into technical standards and the continuous improvement of the testing suite.

Essential Skills

  • Hands-on functional testing experience across UI, Frontend, Backend, WebAPI’s and Mobile.
  • A good understanding of code, in any language.
  • The ability to take responsibility, prioritise and manage conflicting priorities.
  • Confident, decisive and adaptable, with good communication skills.

Nice to have

  • Financial services/regulated environment experience
  • Ability to create automated scripts, using C#
  • Ability to integrate test cases on CI/CD pipelines, using Octopus or VSTS.
  • Mobile Native App automation testing.

C#, Selenium WebDriver, CI/CD, Jenkins, VSTS, Octopus, Web & Mobile, API, Agile