QA Engineer (Cypress, Automation) REMOTE up to £45K

  • Location:

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Automation Testing, Manual Testing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working, remote

  • Contact:

    Natasha Maxwell

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Natasha Maxwell

REMOTE QA Engineer (Cypress, Automation) 100% remote - up to £45,000 plus private healthcare, 25 days holiday + bh, flexible working hours, dedicated training and progression and more!

Are you wanting to make the move from manual to automation testing? Or are you already an automation tester wanting to be the driving force in leading a team to implementing full automated testing? Either or, I want to speak to you!

A hugely successful business based in Leicester is currently on the lookout for an experienced QA Engineer (Manual Testing, Automation) to come in and join their team IT Team including, Developers, Testers, Product Team and Support.

The Role

A unique and exciting opportunity has arisen for a QA Test Engineer (Manual Testing, Automation) to join a highly established and well-known business in Leicester, on their journey transforming and building bespoke software solutions. Ultimately, the company have made the move over to automation testing and are looking for passionate testers to join them on their journey. This role will be 70% automation and 30% manual testing. This will provide you with an opportunity to learn automation testing together with the business, make a big impact on the company and even better develop yourself as a professional.

As a QA Test Engineer (Manual testing, Automation) you will be joining one of the web / platform teams within the company to evaluate, repair and rejuvenate the testing lifecycle. As the role of the QA Test Engineer (Manual testing, Automation) progresses you will then develop the testing process by working with other QA engineers and developers to make this process as integrated as possible. With a designated point of contact and a supportive team culture, you will be trained to deliver services in conjunction with the company processes. Within a diverse team in terms of skillset, you are sure to be constantly learning and evolving as a professional.

Role Requirements:

  • Manual testing (minimum 2 years)
  • Exploratory testing
  • Experience with automation framework(s) such as Selenium Web Driver, Behat or Cypress
  • Jira
  • Agile (Scrum)
  • Experience in UI Testing (JavaScript)
  • Good communication skills


  • Experience working within a PHP environment
  • Basic coding skills in JavaScript, HTML, CSS

The Company

This company prides themselves on being at the forefront of innovation and creativity- they are also highly proud of the investment that they put into their employees. Company culture is highly important to them, and they are known for supporting people through times of need- whilst delivering fantastic solutions, getting the job done and expanding at a rapid pace. The business is successful in digital transformations and have their very own SaaS platform which is used by businesses worldwide. They are home to some of the most talented and inventive IT professionals that exist and nurture talent whilst providing opportunity with great training. With a family feel and supportive nature that runs through the office, it is no surprise that most employees are not only colleagues but friends. The company offer a fantastic culture, valuing work life balance and flexibility. All their employees work 100% remotely and you will only be required to go into office occasionally for team meets up. They have high staff retention rates, a 'family' feel environment and are known for having great scope in terms of career progression and growth- what they are looking for is someone to grow and thrive with them.

This role is for someone UK based as the role is 100% remote with occasional trips into the office.

Apply Now!

If you are a creative and passionate QA Tester with valuable transferable skills and experience of working within an AGILE environment, then this is the role for you!

REMOTE QA Engineer (Cypress, Automation) 100% remote - up to £45,000 plus private healthcare, 25 days holiday + bh, flexible working hours, dedicated training and progression and more!

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