Test Automation Engineer

Location: London, England
Job Type: Contract
Specialisation: Information Technology
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Reference: 78338-ITENG-GRK_1617894452
Contact: Geoff King
Email: email Geoff
Contract Test (Automation) Engineer position - 6 month initial contract - London - via Umbrella company only

I am currently partnering with a Global client who are recruiting for a passionate and skilled Test (Automation) Engineer to join an agile team.
In this role you will be working alongside a dynamic team who are fully responsible for end-to-end delivery from customer engagement to operations.

Responsibilities will include:

Participate to the analysis, design, specification, development, benchmarking, and delivery of production software. While doing so, you use your knowledge of testing and testability to influence better software design and promote good engineering practices, such as testability, accessibility, scalability and performance.
Implement automation test frameworks that integrate in a continuous delivery workflow. You will also develop and control a wide variety of automated tests scenarios
Maintain/troubleshoot the testing infrastructure (Windows, UNIX, Oracle, IBM MQ, …)
Write moderately complex code/scripts to test systems, and implement CI/CD pipeline.
Engage key stakeholders on the status of testing evolution, including more senior team members, the rest of the Squad, etc.
Have the opportunity to develop yourself and others in a true BizDevOps agile environment; covering software architecture, development, quality assurance, security, operations and IT infrastructure aspects.

Skills/Experience:

Proven track record in software testing and automation in Windows and Linux environments
C++ and Java programming language
Previous experience working in the telecom industry
Demonstrable experience working with a variety of Test Tools & Frameworks
CI/CD (Docker, Jenkins, Ansible etc)