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Senior QA Engineer, Automation, Selenium, Agile, Software Tester - G1/1007 B

Location:
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£35,000 - £50,000
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
G1/1007 B

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Senior QA Engineer, Automation, Selenium, Agile, Software Tester G1/1007 B

A rapidly growing technology company is currently looking for a Senior QA Engineer to join the development team. The successful Senior QA Engineer will be working closely with the development teams in an Agile environment to provide departments in the company with software they need to work effectively. This is an excellent opportunity to join a young but growing business who can offer you a chance to develop your skills as an Automation Tester.

The Senior QA Engineer will have strong experience with Automation Testing, and have experience setting up automation testing from scratch. This vital role will be working closely with the Development manager advising on testing strategies and tools. The Senior QA Engineer will be passionate about working as part of a team to provide quality software. You will enjoy solving problems and have good attention to detail.

Key Responsibilities/ Deliverables of the Automation Tester:
• Setting up Automation Testing
• Hands on testing
• Recommending and advising on appropriate technologies
• Work with developers, Product Owner and (where appropriate) business stakeholders
• Advise on appropriate testing strategies
• Assist with writing business cases
• Reporting on the quality of each release
• Educate business on value of testing
• Advising business on testing strategies for UAT and bug busting
• Champion testing
• Recommend and implement tools as needed with goal of increasing automation
• Document and maintain a log of all test cases and test results

Required Experience and Skills for the Automation Tester:
• Strong Automation Testing experience
• End to end automation testing
• API Testing
• Experience with a range of Automation testing tools
• Agile experience
• Writing automated tests and scripting
• Knowledge/experience of the full Software Development Life Cycle
• Mentoring junior testers
• Continuous improvement

Desirable Experience and Skills of the Automation Tester:
• Jira and Confluence
• Selenium
• Experience with Coding languages
• SQL
• Leading test teams
• ISTQB qualifications

This role would be suitable for: Senior QA Tester, Software Development Engineer in Test, Agile Tester, Test Analyst, Software Test Analyst,

Key Words: Tester, Selenium, Agile, Scrum, Python, SQL, Automation

This role would be commutable from: Oxford, Abingdon, Didcot, Wantage, Wallingford, Reading, Witney, Eynsham, Banbury, Bicester, Aylesbury

Senior QA Engineer, Automation, Selenium, Agile, Software Tester G1/1007 B

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:
Ghousia Hameed
Contact Email: ghousia@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.