Automation Test Analyst
|Job Title:||Automation Test Analyst|
|Job Published:||September 22, 2017 15:29|
Job Description An exciting opportunity for an automation tester to provide thought leadership in a dynamic, fast paced environment. The successful candidate will lead the testing effort across multiple platforms (mobile, web, desktop), performing both manual and automated testing.
Define the overall project testing strategy (both automated and manual), and drive and implement this strategy across multiple platforms.
Investigate and recommend the tools and technologies required to execute the test strategy.
Design functional and integration test cases for multiple systems, and develop templates and best practices for use by other team members.
Take ownership of the testing function and drive best practice and innovation through thought leadership.
Required Skills and Experience
Minimum of 2-4 years’ solid experience in both manual and automation testing, from defining test cases to test case execution and defect logging.
Experience in a test lead position, or experience defining the test strategy on a project is highly advantageous.
Technically minded with experience using different scripting/programming languages and/or test automation frameworks e.g., java, ruby, Selenium, Cucumber, SQL, SoapUI, Coded UI, QTP etc. (specific technologies are less important than being technically minded and willing to learn).
Experience of working in highly agile environments, comfortable with changing requirements and willing to handle and resolve ambiguity.
A team player with excellent interpersonal skills, able to productively engage with multiple stakeholders from business, end users, team members, management etc.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Self-starter able to ramp up quickly with a strong delivery focus.
BSC Computer Science Degree / BCom Information Technology / IT Diploma
ISTQB Certification (e.g., Foundation, Agile, Advanced) is highly desirable