Test Engineer - Automation / Manual, Azure, Big Data, API, Software




Development and Integration




12 months initially



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Senior Test Engineer required. Responsible for designing and executing automated and manual test suites to ensure adequate and effective test coverage and provide test assurance of the user stories according to the defined acceptance test criteria.Knowledge of data testing, performance and load test, automation and building end to end test scenarios in a CI/CD environment.Provide assurance at team retrospectives and planning sessions to ensure test best practice, continual improvements and appropriate standards are adhered to.Demonstrable track record against the following criteria:• Experience of testing on a cloud platform is essential• Experience of writing (coding) and implementing automated test frameworks in a test-first CI/CD environment• Proven technical skills in one or more of the following is essential: Azure DevOps, C#, Python, Visual Studio,• Experience of working with one or more of the following technologies is desirable, Data Bricks, Elastic Search, Cosmos DB• Proven analytical skills, designing and implementing BDD feature files for functional and non-functional test activities• Ability to define the appropriate end to end test approach for automation and performance• Experience of allocating and prioritising own work and working across multiple delivery teams• Good knowledge of agile methodologies and software engineering best practice, advising on process improvement• Coaching and mentoring experience of test automation• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to effectively communicate with stakeholders and customers