Automated Test Analyst - Agile/Scripting - Edinburgh - Up to 45K GBP

Reference:
SD/12281
Sector:
IT - Systems Development, Testing
Salary/Rate:
£35,000 to £45,000 Per Annum
Location:
Edinburgh
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
7 / 4 / 2017
Automated Test Analyst - Agile/Scripting - Edinburgh - Up to 45K GBP

My client, a successful software solutions provider is looking for an experienced Automation Test Analyst to join a small team based in their central Edinburgh office. You will have a proven track record across the full test lifecycle with experience testing a wide variety of software applications and automating test process wherever possible. You will have an in-depth understanding of testing theories, principles and practices including the design, build and execution of automation tests. You will have excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a customer facing, highly cohesive and communicative team environment.

Role Responsibilities:
- Work with cross functional development teams and external business users in a highly collaborative environment.
- Work across the full test lifecycle (Analysis, test planning, test case design and execution)
- Log results, creating test reports and review results against project plans
- Work with the Test Manager to research and suggest new, innovative test tools and practices

Personal and technical attributes:
- At least 2 years demonstrable automation test experience
- Knowledge of automation tools such as Selenium, Test Complete
- Experience writing and executing test scripts using C#, C++ or Java
- Scripting skills
- Knowledge of Agile (Scrum)
- Oracle / MS SQL Database skills would be advantageous
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an automation test engineer to join a well established organisation and work from their central Edinburgh offices. This will ideally suit a highly motivated individual who can work as part of a globally dispersed team across the full software test lifecycle and enjoys working on a variety of interesting and varied business critical projects. As this role requires a mid to senior level test specialist, a salary of £35 to £45k + benefits is on offer for the right individual. Please apply with your latest CV and salary expectations for immediate consideration.