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Software Development Engineer in Test- Automation Architect

  • Location:

    Glasgow

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £75000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Eve Fraser

  • Contact email:

    efraser@headresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH34338_1602675022

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-13

  • Startdate:

    ASAP


Software Development Engineer Test - Automation Architect (Glasgow £75,000)
A rare and profile building opportunity has been created for our Consultancy client within the Quality Assurance and Engineering Practice based at a key client site in Glasgow.
Key Responsibilities :
  • Assess the technology landscape and come up with holistic automation framework, approach and plan to deliver
  • Key technical SME to trouble shoot and set up automation
  • Deliver towards the automation plan and lead the automation testers
  • Communicate progress, challenges and innovation to the senior stakeholders
  • Provide a dashboard view to stakeholders on the progress with ROI analysis


Key Skills and Experience :
  • Object-oriented programming language: Ideally an expert in Java Springboot PACT testing
  • Scripting language: Ruby, Groovy etc. (coding experience)
  • Setting up Test automation framework: Junit
  • Strong Foundation of Automation framework design patterns (Page Object Model )
  • Proficiency in writing REST API automation tests AND/OR Experience in working with micro services, orchestration technologies.
  • Build tool: Maven, Gradle, Jenkins/Travis etc. (CI experience)
  • Clear understanding of testing methodologies and best practices.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of applying computer science concepts (design patterns, algorithms and data structures)
  • Can assess the technology landscape and recommend automation
  • Cloud Experience - Azure, AWS or Google
  • Good experience in banking domain
  • Strong experience in automation - Selenium, Java, Cucumber, BDD
  • Strong non-functional testing in Performance, Security, Accessibility.
  • Good experience in working in agile set up

If you feel that you have the depth of experience to apply for this role, please forward a CV and I can arrange a follow up call with you.