Senior Test Engineer
|Posted on||5th July 2019|
About this job
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Test Engineer based in Edinburgh.
Our client is one of the leading financial services employers in the region at present and they are looking for a Senior Test Engineer on a permanent basis.
*Analyse User Stories & Requirements
*Develop Test Plans and Scenarios and Cases
*Prepare Test Data (when required)
*Develop and maintain test automation frameworks
*Work closely with Analysts and Engineers on the developed solutions, providing feedback on the soundness of proposed solutions, ensuring they are fit for purpose.
*Using experience, domain knowledge and risk based approach, split testing effort effectively into the functional automated tests, structured exploratory testing sessions and non-functional testing (UI, accessibility, performance and security).
*Development of bespoke test automation solutions for front-end and web services, integrated in CI/CD pipeline, managed in code repository.
*Perform manual testing (exploratory and non-functional), record results and log defects.
*Support and work closely with business stakeholders or users where engagement is needed.
*Continuously assess and refactor test scenarios.
*Estimate test effort for planned work, feedback any required metrics to Test Manager.
*Create and maintain necessary online documentation.
*Provide feedback/input on the techniques, solutions and tools used in the Bank.
*Mentor and coach junior members of the team.
Considerable testing and/or development experience.
Expert knowledge in:
*Structured test methods and processes
*Common software designs and high risk areas
*Risk based approach to testing
*Experience working in collaborative agile development environments, preferably using BDD.
*Good working knowledge of at least one programming or scripting language.
*Experienced in building and maintaining test automation using code repository and CI/CD.
*Understanding of non-functional aspects of testing - such as UI, Accessibility, Security and Performance.
Nice to Have
Java, SQL, SOAP/Rest, Cucumber-JVM,intellij, Jenkins, JIRA, AWS, Linux, JMeter.
If you are interested in the role please send you CV to James.Taylor@brightpurple.co.uk
For further details, contact James Taylor on 0131 473 7044 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.