Senior Automation QA -
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 17/11/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06030-0011170414

 

QA Automation Engineer

This is an amazing opportunity for a QA Automation Engineer to join a leading media company based in Liverpool Street

If you are looking for an environment with a good work life balance, then is a great place to join!! 2019 is a landmark year as they look to invest in technology.

The QA Automation Engineer must have strong JAVA and Automation Enigneer **THIS IS KEY***, The Senior QA will be joining a cloud ready environment, currently the company is using both AWS and Azure. The company has plans to double in size therefore for the right person this will allow you to grow your career.

TheQA Automation Engineer will be joining a new and rapidly developing team so being a team player, a great communicator, and an observant and transparent individual who can identify problems early, report and escalate where necessary is key to the role.

The QA Team is very fluid and agile focused. This role offers loads of progression and a chance to build and develop your career and grow as an individual.

Responsibilities

  • Lead existing QA team members in London in all aspects of testing- The candidate must have JAVA and Automation***
  • Guide ongoing improvements to our practices by refining or defining in-house quality procedures - create a QA roadmap for tackling the big long-term issue of increasing regression testing, moving to more anticipatory rather than reactionary testing procedures.
  • mentoring QA and dev roles on testability, tools use, dev & test best practices
  • continue to develop our test strategy for the company
  • defining and helping implement the automation strategy for our products, recommending frameworks, procedures and selection/prioritization guidelines
  • creating and reviewing test specifications and schedules with the rest of the product development team
  • planning and organizing testing throughout the release cycle

Acting as an integrated member of the development team, working closely to ensure the integrity and quality of changes to the products.

  • Acting as a QA role model; understanding the grasp of quality in the development team and coach them to higher levels.
  • Taking responsibility for representing QA at all team ceremonies.
  • Ensuring the execution of comprehensive functional, non-functional, user acceptance and regression tests.
  • Communicating bugs early and effectively, managing issues until they are resolved.

Compensation

  • 25 days holidays
  • Health care
  • Pension
  • Bonus
  • Gym
  • Training allowance

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

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