Lead Automation Test Analyst

  • Location

    Somerset, England

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000 - £54000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Phil Orsborn

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


My client has fantastic offices and the benefits are the best in the industry including Flexi working , working from home and a 26% pension. You will be working with the latest technologies you will help shape Test Automation at my client's Head Office.
Consulting with multiple teams you will provide technical consultancy on implementing and maintaining test automation as well as carrying out research into new cutting-edge automation tools and processes.

About the role

  • Opportunity to have a direct impact on the shape and direction of test automation
  • Work on research projects delivering new automation capability across the organisation.
  • Use cutting edge platforms and technology (This includes; Visual Studio, C#, Java, Ruby, Spec flow, Team Foundation Service, Jenkins, Hadoop, Selenium, SoapUI, Postman, Cucumber, Jmeter.
  • We invests in you! We provide a professional development framework that includes (1 Day a month to work on your own side projects), a range of training including supporting and paying for relevant certifications such as MCSD. We also provide access to professional online training portal as well as a full Microsoft Enterprise Licence which includes credits for your own personal use.

The role is wide ranging and gives the opportunity for the successful candidate to not only bring their experience to us, but will also provide the chance for the candidate to learn new skills involving cutting edge technology and processes.

> Implementing and improving test automation frameworks
> Providing guidance to teams on overcoming automation challenges
> Providing mentoring to teams on writing test automation code
> Reviewing team's automation approach for adherence to good coding standards and approach
> Working with teams on implementing delivery pipelines
> Research on new test automation techniques & tools in the fields of big data, data science, security and performance testing or any other field of test automation that you feel can benefit

  • Able to demonstrate extensive experience of delivering professional software testing services within an Agile Framework. (This would include experience of a wide range of testing techniques such as bdd, automated and risk-based testing. In depth understanding and application of the agile software delivery lifecycle is required along with evidence of acting as a champion of test automation)
  • Extensive experience with building and maintaining automated testing framework's
  • Evidence of acting in a lead technical role

· Extensive experience of C# or Java
· Changing and Improving

  • Communicating and influencing