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City of London - Up to £400 per Day Contract Posted: Thursday, 12 September 2019

Automation Tester - London - Banking - Cucumber/Selenium/Java

Square One are looking for a Automation Tester to come on board for a 6 month contract based in London.

What you'll do:
* Ensuring the team's software is designed correctly and continuously tested throughout the development life cycle
* Driving quality deliverables through automation including tools, process, measurement, environment and data
* Contributing to the elaboration of user stories in order to achieve viable, testable products with clearly defined acceptance criteria
* Identifying opportunities to adopt innovative testing technologies and techniques as part of a focus on continuous improvement.

What you'll bring:
* Solid experience of working in an Agile environment (Scrum, Kanban etc)
* Good knowledge of Java or JVM languages such as Scala, Groovy etc
* Expertise with test automation tools and frameworks
* UI testing - Selenium or any equivalent Front End browser based testing framework
* API testing - web services/RESTful (using RestAssured or similar)
* Gherkin based BDD framework (such as Cucumber)
* Collaborative skills
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Strong problem-solving skills
* Excellent understanding of non-functional requirements, test analysis, software engineering
* principles and continuous improvement methods
* Understanding scope and limitations of different test types
* Defect management and Triage process
* Understanding of the benefits and differences between UI/API/Integration and Unit testing
* A good understanding of the following testing approaches:
* Test data creation and management strategies
* Exploratory Testing
* Automated Testing
* Load/Soak/Performance Testing
* Usability Testing
* Security Testing
* Operational Testing (Stability/Backup and Recovery/DR)
* Good working knowledge of the following:
* User story creation and elaboration
* Understanding of how physical architecture affects QA
* Continuous Delivery
* Experience in using the Atlassian product suite is preferable (eg JIRA, Confluence)

Automation Tester - London - Banking - Cucumber/Selenium/Java

Not withstanding any guidelines given to level of experience sought, we will consider candidates from outside this range if they can demonstrate the necessary competencies.

Square One is acting as both an employment agency and an employment business, and is an equal opportunities recruitment business. Square One embraces diversity and will treat everyone equally: Please see our website for our full diversity statement.

City of London, UK
26 weeks
Up to £400 per Day
Square One Resources
Max Cooper 
12/09/2019 10:50:05

About Square One Resources

Established in 1995, Square One places IT and ERP specialists on an international scale with a belief in building long-term relationships with both candidates and clients. Based in London and Warsaw, and with over 120 employees, everything we do is determined by our desire to be independent, and we believe it's our culture that makes us successful in what we do.

Our core values (Accountable, Ambitious, Committed and Relentless) work to help us fulfil our mission statement, and make sure we do not compromise on quality along the way. We aim to create a high-performance culture, to promote an unrivalled recruitment service that ensures we establish and maintain long-term relationships in an ever-evolving, technology-driven world. This is the cornerstone of our business.

We are Square One.

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