Test Automation Engineer

Ref No. 23162
Working from Home
Posted 29 Nov 2021


Employment: Permanent

Job description

Are you a pioneer in automation testing and looking to join a company who are delivering market leading components? We have a fully remote role for an mid-level and senior engineer. The company has a structured road map for progression and champions promoting from within.

The role:

  • The company are very much Scaled Agile and use the Spotify model; we are looking for knowledge and experience in Scrum development practices, using associated tools for testing and continuous integration & deployment
  • Day to day, you will be defining tools and frameworks to develop and maintain test automation and identifying test automation opportunities
  • Working closely with the development team to define strategy and best practices, you will be looking for opportunities to “Shift left” testing and test automation
  • The role involves providing clear and accurate documentation for the tests and test automation as well as contributing towards the continuous improvement of testing and test automation practices
  • You will be responsible for integrating automated tests with the CI/CD pipeline and sharing Best Practice; as well as owning the testing process is in all cadence ceremonies.


The tech:

  • The team currently tests applications on Google Cloud Platform, although we are keen to speak to those from any major cloud platform and awareness of serverless technologies
  • Experience in automated delivery of software though CI/CD with automated testing is essential as is SQL and NoSQL database technologies
  • You will have an understanding of implementing best practices for secure software development
  • Deployment of applications on Kubernetes is a bonus
  • Although the main scripting languages are Python and Java, we are looking for Testers with experience in Test driven development in Java, Kotlin, Python or Javascript
  • We are looking for engineers with at least 3 years of experience in building complex test automation framework from scratch using Java or Python


  • Experience with automated API/component integration testing with experience with Postman or similar tooling
  • Strong experience in Selenium and BDD with Cucumber or similar framework
  • Experience with non-functional testing with JMeter or similar
  • Experience of working in an agile environment and the role of QA in agile ceremonies
  • Experience stubbing and creating automation for microservice architecture at distributed scale
  • Experience with Data Analytics, Big Data or similar
  • Working knowledge of JIRA, and git
  • Real passion for clean code, automation testing and continuous delivery

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Your consultant

Kim Gibbons

IT Team Lead

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