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Senior Test Engineer, Automation, Manual, TDD, Agile, ISTQB – A2/1388

Location:
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£45,000 - £55,000 + Benefits including 25 days holiday + Bonus
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
A2/1388

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Senior Test Engineer, Automation, Manual, TDD, Agile, ISTQB

A talented Senior Test Engineer is needed by our client; a producer of cutting-edge data visualisation tools and enterprise business solutions. The ideal Senior Test Engineer will be someone with broad experience, who loves working on a wide range of projects. The Senior Test Engineer is a vital role, central to the maintenance of robust and reliable test infrastructure and will ideally be someone who can help champion test automation culture and practices, as well as work towards a more Continuous Testing – focussed environment.

Based in Maidenhead, the Senior Test Engineer will be joining a small team consisting of 3 other testers. The offices are new, vibrant and quirky making this a fun place to work. The Senior Test Engineer will have access to the latest technologies and tools as well as some exciting gadgets and tech like VR headsets to play with.


Key responsibilities of the Senior Test Engineer include:

• Maintain and improve quality practices across functional and non-functional testing
• Collaborate closely with both software and test engineers
• Create and execute complex tests cases
• Create test estimates and define/build reusable testing assets for large/complex projects
• Contribute to the definition and support implementation of our strategic direction for Continuous Testing and test automation
• Get involved in functional and non-functional testing such as performance and security testing
• You have an excellent understanding of test automation frameworks and have experience working in one or more programming language
• You understand software architecture and can exploit it to inform a test approach


Jobs specifications & Qualifications

• Established commercial experience as a Test Engineer
• Experience of identifying the appropriate techniques, tools and guidelines to implement the required tests
• Must understand technologies such as web servers, application servers, databases
• Must have a strong understanding of scripting/programming/computer architecture
• Experience of the full software lifecycle (waterfall, agile, DevOps) and a technical appreciation of IT systems and solutions
• You have an in-depth understanding of different SDLCs and are familiar with practices such as TDD, BDD and Agile Test Driven Development
• Proven experience in managing test tools and environments to support test programmes
• Experience of building strong and effective relationships within teams

*Any experience with: JavaScript, Selenium WebDriver, MochaJS, BrowserStack, Docker, Octopus, Jenkins, Jira, Bitbucket, Git, or TestRail are all highly desired.


Based in Maidenhead, with ample free parking, this job opportunity may be suitable for candidates who are commuting from nearby areas like Slough, Hounslow, Harrow, Twickenham, Watford, Hayes, Bracknell, Wokingham, Reading and High Wycombe.

There is is also good bus and rail links as the office 0.5 mile away from the train station.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Test Engineer to join a tech-driven company with a great culture. If you’re interested, please apply now for immediate consideration!


Senior Test Engineer, Automation, Manual, TDD, Agile, ISTQB

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.
Contact:
Aaron Mcvay
Contact Email: Aaron@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.