Automation Tester - Manchester - Fantastic office space

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    Testing & QA, Automation Testing, Manual Testing

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    Sophie Binder

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    7 months ago

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Automation Tester - Manchester - Generous Starting Salary - Fantastic Office Space

So, you're an Automation tester on this website looking for your next role. Yet, all the roles seem the same and you aren't sure if they're the new challenge and fresh start you are looking for. Well, look no further - This team aren't here to present you with the same old testing role, they have something different, unique and one of a kind waiting below.

This team are recruiting for a Test Automation Engineer to join the Commercial I.T team, the role will be responsible for working with the team to identify test scenarios and determine which of the scenarios could and should be automated. To then develop and execute comprehensive suites of automation test plans and tests case that is used to validate wholly new systems and enhancements to existing systems.

What you will be doing each day…

Provide technical solutions through the development of automatic tests against software components.

Provide strong Java/Javascript development skills to produce automated test scripts and testing solutions.

Provide strong testing framework and utility skills (see below Skills & Experience required)

Provide testing expertise across our product stack.

Review requirements, establish test coverage, produce estimates, track progress and generate summary reports.

Conform to technical quality and governance processes:

Peer Reviews


Unit Test, Integration Test, End-to-End (e22) / user journey Test Approach

Active documentation

Support investigation and diagnostic capability for defects and issues as and when required and engage in issue resolution where appropriate.

To adhere to all solution development lifecycle methodologies, processes and standards.

To identify and champion process improvements across the team.

To be a mentor and coach to other colleagues.

To build appropriate and effective business relationships.

The skills and experience you will be using in this role…

Extensive Software Testing experience in e-Commerce / Financial Services domain.

Extensive experience developing automated test scripts for enterprise scale software solutions.

Strong demonstrable experience in the following technologies / methods for React based projects (both React DOM and React Native):

Java and/or JavaScript + TypeScript


Enzyme / React Testing Library (or equivalents)

Selenium (or equivalent) for browser based testing

Appium / Detox (or equivalent) for mobile app based testing

Sound understanding of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

Sound understanding of the types of automated tests for React based projects (both React DOM and React Native):

Unit Tests

Integration Tests

End-to-End (e2e) / User Journey Tests

Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.

Confident with upskilling peers via workshops and one-to-one sessions.

Experience of working in a fast-paced, agile delivery environment with regular releases to a live environment.

Able to work under own initiative, with minimal supervision.

Takes an active interest in staying current with the testing approaches, trends, and technology.

Worked as part of a scrum team with an eye for adding value and detail where needed.

Jira/Confluence experience

Business Knowledge across an FCA regulated business desirable

See - I told you it was an exciting new challenge! So, if you are looking for something like nothing else, apply today and join, not only a successful but also a innovative place to work.

Automation Tester - Manchester - Generous Starting Salary - Fantastic Office Space

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