IT Test Automation Engineer

  • Crewe, Cheshire, England
  • £40k - 42k per year Benefits

IT Test Automation Engineer – up to £42k Crewe or Manchester

Commutable from Nantwich, Crewe, Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford, Sandbach, Northwich, Winsford and surrounding areas.

My exciting and innovative client who are a market leader in their field require an experienced IT Test Automation Engineer to join a growing team. 

Essential Experience required:

  • Demonstrable test automation experience including knowledge of test tools, methodologies and best practice.
  • Working knowledge of multiple software development methodologies.
  • Experience of working with JIRA or similar test management tool.
  • Experience/Knowledge of agile methodologies & processes in a cross functional platform team.
  • Skills to plan, execute and maintain automated functional tests.
  • Knowledge in Java, Python and React.
  • Knowledge of Jenkins, WebDriver and Behave.
  • Experience in Browser compatibility and Performance testing.
  • Ability to translate business and technical requirements into test conditions/scripts using specialist tools where appropriate.
  • Broad commercial knowledge with sound business acumen.
  • High level of communication influencing and negotiation skills, coupled with an ability to build relationships at all levels.
  • Competent planning skills coupled with a high capacity to learn and the ability to think laterally and strategically.
  • Knowledge and experience of using both waterfall and agile development processes and techniques.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK