Senior Automation Test Analyst/Senior QA Engineer

  • Location

    South West England, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £440 per day

  • Contact:

    Helena Hughes

  • Contact email:

    helena.hughes@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00027162_1549532587

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Automation Test Analyst/Senior QA Engineer

Start: March 2019
Length: 6 Months
Location: South West England
Rate: £440PD

My digital client in Bristol is looking for a Senior Automation Test Analyst/Senior QA Engineer for a 6-month rolling contract.

We are looking for someone with extensive Digital testing experience, self-organising, comfortable in working in multi-discipline teams and demonstrating great interpersonal skills.

Essential Skill Set:
Automated REST API / webservice testing using Postman/SOAPUI/Jmeter/similar tools
Selenium Web driver & Grid, Cucumber framework with JavaScript language in Behavioural/Feature Driven Development (BDD/FDD)/Gherkin
Automated UI testing /Cross browser/Device testing via Browser stack/Sauce labs etc
Familiarity with W3C accessibility standards and Accessibility testing
CI/CD environment Jenkins/Microsoft Azure DevOPs
Producing full stack automated tests across web and mobile applications both end to end and component level
JIRA, Confluence, Trello
Agile environment particularly Scrum/Kanban
Functional testing, static testing, User interface testing, responsive testing, system testing, integration testing, retesting, regression testing, pre-live and post live testing
Flexible and proactive, with the ability to think outside the box and work independently

Responsibilities:
Carry out all the Testing & QA activities
Create and maintain automated test suites
Create and execute automated test suites with JavaScript language
Work effectively within the Agile/Scrum methodology
On-going development and maintenance of automation framework
Perform manual testing when needed for sanity test of new code or re-testing
Planning, estimating and testing based on user stories and delivery of projects & changes