Test Automation Expert

Opportunity Overview...

Our exciting new business solution is currently progressing successfully through Beta and we are now looking to introduce a Test Automation Specialist into the team to help take us to the next level and drive our automation framework.

We are looking for a Test Automation Specialist with experience of web-based business application software to join our talented team of Developers. We’re looking for someone as passionate about product quality as we are about our next generation of software.

We are an Agile / Scrum team utilising a whole stack of new technologies and tools, with strong manual testing, good code coverage and test automation in place. This new role will take us to the next level, with unlimited scope to lead on and develop our capabilities, introducing new tools and technologies to make us world class.

Our Development Team offers a fun and friendly environment to be a part of, with exceptional growth and learning opportunities, unified by a DevOps approach to working. Collaboration and teamwork are key to us and our success.

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    Permanent - Full-time
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    Monday to Friday
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    Location: Stourport-on-Severn
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    Salary: Dependent on experience
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    Team: Software Development

Job Spec...

  • Job Type: Permanent - Full-time
  • Monday to Friday
  • Location: Stourport-on-Severn
  • Salary: Dependent on experience
  • Team: Software Development 


  • Attractive salary package, dependent on experience
  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • Opportunity to buy and sell annual leave
  • Private healthcare
  • Employee benefits package including leisure, travel and retail discounts
  • Employee referral bonus scheme
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Great opportunities for career development and progression

Key Responsibilities...

  • Own test automation and all associated technologies
  • Contribute to planning meetings, sprint demonstrations and retros
  • Participate in sprints, ensuring focus on test management goals are maintained
  • Quality assurance reporting

Skills & Experience...

  • Strong background in manual and automation testing
  • Experience of creating and maintaining automation frameworks
  • Creating and executing test plans
  • Experience with writing own test scripts
  • Automated Smoke & Regression testing in a CI/CD environment using Jenkins
  • API testing experience (eg using JMeter)
  • Experience in cross browsers/platform/ device testing
  • Agile / SCRUM experience and associated tools (eg Atlassian product-set)
  • Performance Testing tool experience (eg JProfiler)
  • Excellent reporting skills

Beneficial, but not essential: 

  • Knowledge of business software, sales order processing, stock management and accounts
  • Experience with Selenium / Cypress

Next Steps...

Email our Recruitment Team at [email protected] with your CV and a covering letter telling us why you are perfect for this role.

If you have any questions about this vacancy, please call 01299 873 873.

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