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  • Remote working
  • to £450 per day
  • Contract , 6 months
  • Full time
  • Industry: Government, IT & Telecoms
  • Discipline: Testing, Testing (Software) , QA (Quality Assurance) , Quality Engineering

Our Government client is currently recruiting for Test Automation engineers, on a 6 month remote contract paying £450 P/D inside IR35 remote for 6 months.

Role: Test Automation Engineer

Contract Length: 6 months

Location: Remote


Pay Rate to Candidate: £450UMBRELLA

Minimum Requirement

As a Test Automation Engineer your main responsibilities would be: 

• Providing practical testing expertise, particularly in test automation, within the team

• Producing the test automation framework and creating and maintaining robust and efficient automated test packs

• Assuring the quality of the product being delivered and escalating significant concerns, issues or risks in a timely manner.

• Leading on test activities within the team, working collaboratively with developers to support a continuous deployment environment.

As a Test automation engineer You’ll have relevant experience in:

• Must have Experience of Ruby for automation testing

• Analysing systems and documentation to create test cases

• Using automated testing tools e.g. cucumber and selenium

• Ruby for automation testing

• Leading test activities within a team   

• Assessing the risk to quality.

Security Clearance: DBS/BPSS

CV Deadline: 26/07 @15:00

Interview Process: TEAMS

Main duties

• Responsible for translating functional and non-functional requirements or user stories into documented and approved test plans and test cases

• Collaborates with project team members and business representatives

• Responsible for development and maintenance of test data, test scripts and test environments

• Refactor tests as necessary to ensure maintainability and consistency

• Reviews test environments and processes to facilitate continuous improvement and maintenance of quality standards

• Assists with defining estimates of effort, risk and issues

• Executes test plans during iterations / releases and provide regular updates on progress and quality

• Creates and maintains test documentation as required

• Record and track product defects, liaising with developers and Business Analyst for resolution.

• Works with the Test analyst and development team to produce a robust and comprehensive Quality Strategy tailored to each project

Help implement the quality strategy as part of the team

• Accountable throughout the complete test lifecycle for the correctness of their test scripts and data and for ensuring they are peer reviewing others for correctness

• Responsible for the development and maintenance of manual tests and for reviewing and running the automated scripts

• Create automated scripts where appropriate with support where needed

• Know and follow the principles of the development methodology chosen, ie Scrum, Kanban,

  • Quote ref: 9971053/43912

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