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Senio QA Automation Engineer

Job Title: Senio QA Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton
Salary: 40000 - 50000
REF: TB66334
Contact Name: Sally Bollingbroke
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

My client is currently looking for an experienced Senior QA Engineer. This role is a cross between a programmer and a QA, created with the goal to provide fast feedback on product features and fixes implemented by programmers with respect to various quality constraints like functionality, security and performance.


- Contribute to maintenance of team’s automation testing capability and infrastructure
- Contribute to the test development process and test quality
- Provide support to less senior QA Engineers to contribute towards test automation
- Provide review support to the product design team by reviewing Epics and User Stories, in particular the BDD designs and acceptance criteria
- Collaborate with Engineering, Product Management and QA teams to generate quality test cases for automation

Job Requirements:
- University degree in Computer Science or a related subject
- Critical thinker with an urge to test everything
- Demonstrate extensive experience with Cucumber
- Able to write Java-based automated tests for web applications using Web Driver
- Able to write automated tests for RESTful API
- In-depth knowledge of SQL and relational databases, sufficient to support test data setup
- Comfortable with Agile Lifecycle Management stacks such as Jira, Jenkins, SVN, Git
- Demonstrable experience with coaching less senior QA Engineers
- Ideally able to demonstrate knowledge of writing JMeter scripts to study and report performance characteristics of web application
- Ideally able to demonstrate experience with or, or similar products, for mobile testing
- Well organised and self-motivated and a team player
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills