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Senior Automation Test Engineer

Remote Working
Remote Working
£45,000 to £55,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
SENIOR AUTOMATION TEST ENGINEER (GAMING TECH INDUSTRY - PERMANENT, MANCHESTER OFFICE BASED 2 DAYS A WEEK, 3 FROM HOME): NEW ROLE DUE TO GROWTH WITH AN EXCITING GROWING GAMING TECH BUSINESS, SALARY £45-55K DEP ON EXPERIENCE AND SENIORITY LEVEL PLUS BRILLIANT BENEFITS AND ENVIRONMENT - FLEXIBLE WORKING, LIFE ASSURANCE AND MORE! The Role & Client We are presently seeking a Senior Automation Test Analyst / Engineer for our client, an exciting and fast growing Gaming Tech business. This is an exceptional opportunity to be a key part of the operational and IT function of a company that offers opportuntiies for personal development and career progression. Specification As a Senior Automation Test Engineer, you will be working closely with BA, Product Owner, and Front & Backend Developers to help deliver new and improve existing solutions for clients. You will take ownership of quality projects, you may be working on ensuring what is delivered meets our high expectations. You will be responsible for investigating nightly builds and will work with the Engineering Manager to define the test strategy and plan for the projects as well as Managing & maintaining automation frameworks. You will write and execute the test scripts and reporting the results. Job Duties: Being able to lead a team of three reporting into the Engineering Manager. Reviewing & analysing requirement documents ensuring both business and technical requirements are fully understood. Producing test documentation (test plans and test scripts) to agreed standards. Meeting with the software/product designers to determine quality assurance parameters. Leading the QA team in designing QA test procedures Overseeing the drafting of testing documents. Implementing testing procedures and overseeing the QA process. Troubleshooting quality issues and modifying test procedures. Conducting analysis checks on product specifications. Reviewing Quality Assurance reports. Ensuring the successful deployment of products into the market. Responding to requests from the design team and management. Conducting quality testing on projects and raising issues to the agreed processes and timescales. Reporting testing progress to relevant parties, communicating effectively and escalating where appropriate. Maintaining and creating product knowledge documentation for use within the testing team. Mentor and train team to build more productivity. Assisting with any functional queries that may arise from business users following releases. Knowledge, Skills and Experience: Essential Proven commercial software testing experience which should include web and mobile testing. Commercial experience in preparing test documentation including test plans, test scripts, test strategies, defect reports, and progress updates. Good understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle SDLC. Experience working with Automation Excellent soft skills such as reporting, communication etc. Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines. Proven experience of working with regular releases. Ability to react well to changing requirements with a positive attitude. Ability to work within a team and also individually on your own initiative. Commitment to quality and a thorough approach to work. High attention to detail. A proactive approach to own personal development. Desirable ISEB-ISTQB qualified is an advantage. Experience testing Databases & back-office applications. Experience with API testing. Benefits Work from home 3 days a week, 2 days in the office Flexi-time (start anywhere between 7.00am and 10am) Discretionary company bonus scheme 25 days holiday a year in addition to bank holidays Company Pension Scheme Employee Discount Scheme Free eye test vouchers Discounted Virgin Media offers Car scheme - reduced prices on a variety of brand new cars Enhanced Maternity & Paternity pay Bereavement leave Death in Service - Next of kin payment Is This You? If you fit the bill as described above do not delay - send your application to us and we will be in touch to discuss within 24 hours. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to be part of a successful, fast growing business with an extremely bright future and huge potential
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  • Job Reference: 705460327-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Dilectus Recruitment Solutions
    Dilectus Recruitment Solutions
  • Location: Manchester
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Great Benefits & Environment
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent