Automation Tester - Java, API

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    Leeds, West Yorkshire

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    James Mcgonnell

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Automation Test Analyst

3 months


Rate - Competitive!

About the client

The client is a large entertainment organisation; they excite and inspire customers with leading innovations and technologies in the entertainment industry. They strive to be the best for customers and the people working for them. They are always looking for ways to improve. That spirit has made us what we are today, and it will drive us to become what we want to be tomorrow.


As a member of the Automation Team within Digital Graph QL team, you'll help deliver, maintain and support reliable automated components which form the backbone of our test and release process:

  • Work with developers to perform Impact analysis of GraphQL API changes for release
  • Provide realistic efforts for automation per release
  • Perform review of changes for automation viability
  • Design and build automated tests to validate GraphQL changes
  • Build regression suite into pipeline to be executed per release
  • Execution of automated tests
  • Maintenance of automated tests
  • Work with wider Automation Test Team to articulate impact of each GraphQL release on consumer regression suites
  • Raise, monitor and close out defects raised as a result of automation runs
  • Report test coverage and success per release

Your skills

  • Java programming development experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of testing principles
  • Ability to structure and develop tests, using BDD and cucumber
  • Hands-on experience of GraphQL API testing preferred
  • Experience of using Karate Framework is preferred
  • Ability to debug and triage defects
  • Understanding of Agile principles and Scrum process
  • Ability to own and drive quality throughout the automation process

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance