Automation Test Analyst - Javascripting - VB - SoapUI

Job Title: Automation Test Analyst - Javascripting - VB - SoapUI
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Total Package value c.60K
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 66275-ITENG-KSB
Contact Name: Kelvin Ball
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2016 10:46

Job Description


A leading financial organisation based in Hertfordshire requires an Automation Test Analyst to develop, implement and maintain test automation scripts, components and automation frameworks.

Knowledge, skills and experience needed:

* 5 years plus experience in developing, executing and maintaining
Automation test scripts and its components written using HP UFT
* 2 years plus experience in VB, Java scripting
* Excellent experience working with automation testing tools HP UFT, SOAP UI, Selenium WebDriver and Cucumber.
* Excellent experience in utilising test management tools HP ALM, JIRA
* Excellent experience in Rest API testing, knowledge of REST
* Excellent experience working in Agile and familiarity with BDD, cucumber
* Excellent experience in building and maintaining test plans and test cases
* Excellent experience of working within Agile and Waterfall software development environments
* Experience in writing SQL queries
* Hands on experience and familiarisation with different types of Automation framework e.g. Data-Driven, Keyword Driven, Hybrid

Key duties

* You will build, test and deliver automation components as per project timescales
* To build and maintain the automation framework as per project requirements
* Determining what should be automated and in what sequence in order to get the maximum return on the automation investment
* To ensure all automation changes are effectively tested prior to delivery to the functional test teams
* To develop awareness of the test environment and gain sufficient business knowledge to be able to function effectively without frequent reference to others
* To comply with all internal and external reporting requirements.
* To provide training and assistance to other staff, when required
* To deliver fit for purpose estimates
* To liaise with the offshore automation testers where necessary
* To develop own technical skills and knowledge through optimising on the job training opportunities and pursuing formal qualifications
* To comply with testing and certification procedures