Automation Tester- Northwich - Selenium, ISTQB, Agile , TDD/BDD

  • Location:

    Northwich, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Automation Testing

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  • Salary:

    £30001 - £55000 per annum + Addiotnal Beneifts

  • Contact:

    Sophie Binder

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Automation Tester Engineer - Northwich - £50,000- £55,000 - Additional benefits.

The company

With over 10 under their belt, this team have been providing thier services to businesses and consumers across the UK longer than anyone else in the field. Now, they are market leaders in thier area. As specialists, small business are at the heart of their business model and they focus on making payments easy for retailers, businesses and consumers. The team is driven, tech focused and looknig for someone who is not only a highly skilled tester but someone who can add to the team and be part of their fun work place culture!


Strong working experience in an Automated Testing role

Experience in the System Test and/or System Integration Test area of the SDLC

have good working experience of basic programming or technical data interrogation (a scripting language)

be able to provide examples of their ability to perform well under pressure and meet challenging deadlines

be a proactive and organised self-starter with excellent communication skills, who is motivated to get the job done and flexible in your approach.

be able to display evidence of a good technical aptitude

have good written and verbal communication skills


ISEB Foundation Certificate

Working experience of an Agile software development environment

Experience of working on Enterprise level infrastructure projects and an understanding of the related architecture model

Experience of working in a Service Delivery environment

Knowledge and/or working experience of any of the following technologies:

An 'Agile' bug tracking tool
o A Continuous Integration build management tool
o Operating Systems (Windows, Android, ios)
o An integrated development environment tool


Build/ maintain test scripts using automation test tools incTDD/BDD techniques

Create test automation frameworks

Select and develop appropriate test automation tools, applying the latest techniques in test automation

Use risk driven techniques

Work with Development team to capture and re use automated unit test cases, stubs, drivers and development test objects

Work with the development team to create/maintain automated nightly test pack

Ensure proper traceability, version control and configuration management of all test objects developed

Report progress and provide any test metrics or reports required to support the Test Manager/Lead

Accurately and comprehensively record defects discovered during execution of test cases

Prepare test data and test estimates

Report issues and risks to the Test Manager/Lead


Bonus structure



Social events

Training programme + progression scheme

Flexible working hours

Automation Tester Engineer - Northwich - £50,000- £55,000 - Additional benefits.

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