Senior Automation Engineer - Up to £70k - Sheffield

  • Location:

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Automation Testing

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £70000 per annum + additional benefits

  • Contact:

    Jacob Archer

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Senior Quality Assurance Engineer - Up to £70,000 - Sheffield- Free restaurant within the office - Equity Shares of the business - Private Healthcare - Subsidized electric car (With free charging points on site) - Monthly all expenses paid Social - Quarterly expenses bonus - Secondment opportunities to North America

This opportunity is like no other. Following multi-million-pound investments this company are creating their first ever QA team. They're looking for talented QA Engineers who are passionate about their work to take this journey with them.

The Company:

Well, where to start… This is an industry leading company who are driving innovation within their sector. They specialise in removing the risk and maximising the profits for companies across the globe. Their fintech software solution has gone from strength to strength in the last 5 years resulting in multi-million-pound investments. They are experts of the supply-chain ecosystem, and their expertise has saved their clients hundreds of thousands if not millions in unnecessary loses. They are growing at an exponential rate, where the sky really does seem to be the limit. Opportunities to be a part of a project like this don't come around often, as cliché as that sounds. The service they deliver creates a scenario where every party wins; manufacturers, retailers and of course the consumer.

With offices across the globe the opportunities are endless, with the chance for secondments for those looking to put themselves out of their comfort zone on overseas soil. If you are a highly-driven individual looking for endless career opportunities then look no further.

The Role:

Due to this being their first inhouse QA team you will be involved in building the foundations for the automation framework. This might appear to be a challenging feet, which it is, but what it does create is opportunity. The opportunity to build frameworks the way YOU believe they should be built. Say goodbye to the out-dated practises instilled by previous and perhaps your current role. They are looking for candidates who a going to challenge the QA manager and bring new innovative ideas to the table. Their current tech stack plans are Selenium x Java however they are open to other opinions as long as you have the reasons to back said opinions. Please do not be put off if you don't have C# experience because they are happy to show you the ropes and get you up to speed should they stick with that language.

You'll be creating tests that cover end to end and integration layers. You'll be exercising your knowledge on best QA practices and tooling to aid the test strategy and reduce the need for manual testing wherever possible. You need to bring a passion for your craft and determination to succeed. The company are passionate about internal progression and the opportunities are endless with options for overseas secondments available too.

Essential Skills:

  • Automation experience - their current tech stack is Selenium x Java but they are looking for candidates with strong automation experience no matter the tech stack. (i.e. playright, Selenium, Cypress etc.) (language wise - C#, Java, JavaScript, Python etc.)
  • Minimum 3 years experience of automation testing
  • Excellent understanding of manual testing practises
  • API experience - Rest
  • Ability to build frameworks from scratch
  • Extensive web testing experience
  • Strong SQL experience
  • Knowledge of tools such as - Docker, Azure DevOps, Git, Octopus Deploy
  • Computer Science/Software Engineering Degrees will be advantageous


  • Equity Shares within the company - Soon to go IPO
  • Subsidised Electric car - Free charging on site
  • Quarterly expenses bonus
  • Bring your pets to work!
  • Completely free food and drink via their in-office Restaurant
  • 25 days holiday + bank holiday
  • Regular all expenses paid social events

Interviews are commencing immediately so get your applications in ASAP

Send your CV for immediate consideration to Jacob.archer@oscar-tech.com- queries/questions contact Jacob on 07854 245468

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer - Up to £70,000 - Sheffield - Free restaurant within the office - Equity Shares of the business - Private Healthcare - Subsidized electric car (With free charging points on site) - Monthly all expenses paid Social - Quarterly expenses bonus - Secondment opportunities to North America

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