• Location

    Staines

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £70,000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Fran Da Silva

  • Job ref:

    LTEN

  • Published:

    3 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-30

Our client is one of the largest automotive companies in the world and requires an experienced Test Engineer to join their team. Working as part of a local agile scrum team, the successful Test Engineer will be focused on the development of their European Car Booking applications as part of a multi-year system consolidation strategy. As well as focusing on the delivery of automated tests in support of the team of developers, the Test Engineer will also help drive best practise across the broader development community within their European headquarters.

Key Requirements for the role are:

  • Primarily assist with testing of development work, testing incidents and change request development.
  • Work with Scrum Team to refine Acceptance Criteria of User Stories throughout development lifecycle.
  • Creation of Test plans, Test specification, Test Cases, Scripts creation, Execution of test cases & Defect management
  • Automated and manual testing of web applications.
  • Report test findings and defects found to Scrum team through VS TFS and/or Jira/Confluence and conduct re-testing of defect fixes.
  • Assist Developers with root cause analysis of defects found.
  • Collaborate with all members of Scrum team to ensure visible progression of features to users in each Sprint.
  • Design and execute clear, concise and maintainable manual test suites.
  • Automate UI tests using SpecFlow, the Selenium framework using Visual Studio (C#).
  • Follow and contribute to defined standards and processes within the development and testing team.
  • Research and apply new methods to improve quality and performance of applications being developed.
  • Take ownership of all testing activities in assigned projects and manage own priorities independently.
  • Pro-actively learn business and technical aspects of the system under test.
  • Great communicator and effective team player who is willing to articulate opinions with an eye for detail and a genuine can-do attitude.
  • Coaching other team members in testing best practices.

Key Experience Required:

  • Automated and manual testing of web applications.
  • Proficient in using, Selenium with exposure to Selenium web driver.
  • Good working knowledge of TDD, BDD and SpecFlow.
  • Exploratory testing of requirements in Agile projects.
  • Proven aptitude and interest in C# coding.
  • Defect reporting and tracking to resolution.
  • Basic SQL query construction to support testing.
  • Working in Agile Scrum project teams.

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