Agile, BDD/ ATDD/ Java, High volume systems,
2 Automation Test Analyst urgently required on a contract role to be based in Hertfordshire. As the Automation Test Analyst you will contribute to the test strategy for the project, which is likely to include BDD styled cucumber/gherkin /Java based functional, system integration testing and non-functional testing (Volume & Performance and Resilience & Availability). The Test Analyst will discover ways to break the product that other developers may not have thought of. Majority of time spent will be identifying which tests should be automated and evaluating how they should be automated. You will work with In-house and vendor testing teams to help define the test plans for various test phases and review testing and results to provide input to Product Owner sign off and assurance that the IT delivery is fit for purpose. They will ensure there is traceability from business requirements to acceptance criteria from the start of the programme and they are demonstrable to both internal and external customers.
-A minimum of 4 years' experience in Automated software testing using Java.
-A passion for Agile methodologies and concepts such as XP, Lean, Kanban & Scrum
-Proven experience working within a complex integration test project that involved establishing end to end work flows
-Experience of testing high volume high availability systems
-Previous development background or an experienced developer
-Previous technical testing experience in an Agile environment (BDD/ATDD is essential)
-Automation testing experience with the ability to contribute to test automation using open source technologies, such as Selenium Webdriver, Cucumber/JBehave, Gherkin
-Experience integrating automation tests with continuous delivery tools.
-Previous experience in environments include Cucumber JVM, Selenium WebDriver, Restful Services, Java, Maven, Git, Spring, Hibernate, Apache Tomcat, Jira, Junit, SOAPUI , Agile Scrum/Kanban
-Familiar with Atlassian toolset (Jira /Confluence)
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