Automation Tester – Automated Test Manager

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P3880
  • Date Posted: 5 January 2018
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable Depending on Experience
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy, I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Automation Tester / Automated Test Manager with experience developing test frameworks and building robust, scalable and effective tests is required for a well-established and successful Global Company based in Reading, Berkshire.

 

SALARY: Negotiable Depending on Experience

LOCATION: Reading, Berkshire

Travel to client sites throughout the UK will be required with overnight stays

 

** Exceptional Career Development Opportunities **

** Diverse Range of Projects **

** Clear Progression Path **

** Work for a Global, Dynamic, Market Leader **

 

IMPORTANT – PLEASE READ: All Applicants MUST HAVE full working rights for the UK, be located within the UK right now, or if not be able to be on board within the UK within a 4 week period

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for an Automation Tester / Automated Test Manager within the Company’s diverse Team, where you will consult with a top tier client base, allowing you to build your testing career within their ever-growing UK business.

Working as the Automation Tester / Automated Test Manager you will consult to the Company’s top tier client base, where you will be required to develop and deliver Test Automation solutions to the highest level of quality.

As the Automation Tester / Automated Test Manager you must have experience working with multiple tools such as Selenium, RFT, MS Coded UI, Ranorex, Tosca, UFT/QTP etc.

The Company has its Head Office based in Reading. However, as they are a consultancy there will be travel required to various client sites across the UK and you will be expected to be prepared to stay away from home during the working week. You must be based in the UK, have full working rights and be ready to go with no delays…

 

ABOUT THE COMPANY

As a successful candidate, you will have a great opportunity to join this well-established, market leading Company that employs over 1,300 permanent employees globally and are currently experiencing rapid growth. Due to this rapid expansion, they are seeking highly experienced Testers to join their UK teams on a permanent basis. You will be working with the best in the industry and enjoying a variety of employee incentives including award-winning career development programmes.

When joining the Company, you will work with like-minded colleagues who have a passion for testing excellence. With an encouraging and supportive environment, the UK team-orientated culture is helpful, friendly, inclusive and flexible, and by no means least, fun! Their leadership team is accessible and you are paired with a Senior Buddy to help you reach your goals and grow your career.

The Company operates with a flat-structure feel which enables you to have your contributions heard and acknowledged. They keep up-to-date with the ever-changing IT tools and throughout your career offer you the opportunity to focus on advancing your internationally recognised testing qualification (ISTQB / Agile + more) as well as learn new tools. In addition, they offer staff parties/activities, unrivalled employee benefits and a results-focussed culture that is inclusive, successful and they do it all with positivity and a smile.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the Automation Tester / Automated Test Manager include:

  • Deliver test automation consultancy at the highest level
  • Strategy and Plan documents
    • Create multiple test plans to cover all test cycles for a particular project
    • Create or assist in the creation of a test strategy
  • Manage stakeholder expectations, keeping them informed throughout the project
  • Document and report progress, risks, issues and defects

 

IDEAL CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven Testing experience
  • Proven experience delivering quality test automation solutions with multiple tools such as Selenium, RFT, MS Coded UI, Ranorex, Tosca, UFT/QTP etc.
  • BDD with tools such as Cucumber, JBehave and RSpec
  • A proven track record in leading successful teams
  • A solid understanding of OOP development practices with Java, C# or similar
  • A good understanding of web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript and AJAX
  • Demonstrated ability to solve technical problems and implement innovative solutions
  • Excellent relationship building and communication skills
  • All Applicants MUST HAVE full working rights for the UK, be located within the UK right now, or if not be able to be on board within the UK within a 4 week period

 

DESIRABLE SKILLS

  • Web Service and API testing
  • Ability to source control your test assets
  • Service Virtualisation
  • Understanding the difference between client side and server side performance
  • Mobile Testing
  • Practical SQL and database experience
  • Experience with version control systems such as SVN and GIT
  • Exposure to Agile practices, Continuous Integration tools & DevOps

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

PLEASE NOTE: CVs MUST be attached to your email job application in Microsoft Word or PDF format for our systems to process your application correctly, rather than your CV copied and pasted into the body of the email.

JOB REF: AWDO-P3880

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