Automation Test Engineer

Job details

Location: VIC - Melbourne
Reference: Ad-46384
Posted: 26 days ago

Job description

About the role

  • Experienced Test and Automation Lead to build a team and deliver both Manual and Automation testing framework from scratch
  • Permanent opportunity based in the CBD
  • This is an excellent  opportunity for an experienced Test lead to join a rapidly growing Financial Services company based in Parramatta.
  • My client is looking for an experienced Lead to set up an in house testing team and deliver a brand new project from the ground up in a fully hands on capacity.
  • The company are currently a Microsoft House.  

Responsibilities will include:   

  • Having accountability for driving forward best practice  Introducing new tools and technologies (where required)
  • Manage and co-ordinate testing phases 
  • Use monitoring tools and gather metrics to measure performance
  • Co-ordinate and review QA 
  • Take ownership of all test activities and manage testing environment in house
  • Build an automation testing platform from scratch using the tools you and the CTO have decided on.
  • Working closely with the Delivery Manager and Architect engineering where required   
  • Work extensively with the business, stakeholders etc

  Ideally you will have  the following:   

  • Experience with Automation, Manual etc
  • Built numerous Automation Frameworks from the ground up
  • Had a key role in the decision of all tools
  • Experience with TDD / BDD in an Agile environment. 
  • CI/CD
  • Strong communication and documentation skills. 
  • Strong Java skills

 Desirable skills and experiences include:   
• Experience in growing a continual improvement culture. 
To be successful you will show and have a desire to be at the forefront of technology and quality. You will have extensive Automation experience across the Microsoft stack and have true leadership qualities, this  client is setting up  a the testing function from scratch so you will need to be driven and have experience doing this before for the first 12 months this will be very hands on role.