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QA Automation Engineer

Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
£40,000-43,000
Description

An opportunity is available to join a very successful and trusted partner to the global betting industry. Working in a collaborative environment alongside Business Analysts, Developers, Product Owners and Testers as part of a team. The position requires someone with the confidence to quickly identify and escalate issues or concerns.

Test automation requires the creation, maintenance & execution of automated tests within the Companies automation framework based on Java, Selenium WebDriver, and Cucumber.

The ideal candidate will be someone who can bring added value to the organisation, propose new approaches to delivering solutions quicker, and have a willingness to challenge the status-quo in a professional manner for the greater good.

The role reports to Test Manager. 

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review project requirements and design documentation by performing static reviews and creating test matrices
  • Define automated test cases from Requirements / Process Flows / User Stories to include steps, data and expected results
  • Create and maintain automated tests following the organisations test policy, processes & automation framework
  • Execute tests recording actual results against expected results
  • Log, analyse and report defects to ensure efficient resolution
  • Identify, assess and escalate Test and Project risks and issues. Liaise with Project Managers, Developers, Business Analysts and Users to resolve where necessary
  • Perform peer reviews of work done by other testers
  • Complete test reports and metrics on test progress

 

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in an Automation Test Engineer role
  • Proven experience of Selenium WebDriver and Cucumber is essential
  • Proven experience of using JIRA, Confluence and Bitbucket
  • Experience of creating and architecting Selenium driven automation frameworks
  • Experience of working on large automation projects with high organisational standards
  • Using / setting up drivers and agents on distributed test/build machines
  • Current experience & understanding of object oriented programming i.e. Java / .NET
  • Experience with continuous deployment methods
  • Experience of using version control tools in a project i.e. Git (preferred)
  • Pro-actively involved in scrum and defect triage meetings in a project
  • Previous experience following Agile/Scrum methodology would be an advantage.
  • Good working knowledge of SQL, XML, and MS SQL
  • Experience of working with Data Driven environments, ideally in the Betting or Financial industries
  • ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level

 

 

We regret that due to current volumes, we are unable to acknowledge every application.  All successful candidates will be contacted as soon as possible.  If you are contacted, please note that, as part of the registration process, you will be required to provide us with proof of identity and proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

Betting Appointments, part of the St George’s Recruitment Group, is acting as an employment agency in regard to this vacancy.  We specialise in finding great jobs for great people; our consultants handle a wide range of roles within the betting and gaming industry. If you’re looking for a fresh approach to betting and gaming recruitment, please contact us now!

 

 

Reference
HS18945

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