About this job
We currently have several permanent opportunities for Automation Testers in Edinburgh. The roles are working for an established retail bank who have big ambitions going forward.
Primary Responsibilities :
Follow the company's testing processes and techniques while carrying the following tasks :
Analyse User Stories & Requirements
Develop Test Plans and Scenarios and Cases
Prepare Test Data (when required)
Develop and maintain test automation frameworks
Work closely with Analysts and Engineers on the developed solutions, providing feedback on the soundness of proposed solutions, ensuring they are fit for purpose.
Using experience, domain knowledge and risk-based approach, split testing effort effectively into the functional automated tests, structured exploratory testing sessions and non-
functional testing (UI, accessibility, performance and security).
Development of bespoke test automation solutions for front-end and web services, integrated in CI / CD pipeline, managed in code repository.
Perform manual testing (exploratory and non-functional), record results and log defects.
Support and work closely with business stakeholders or users where engagement is needed.
Continuously assess and refactor test scenarios.
Estimate test effort for planned work, feedback any required metrics to Test Manager.
Create and maintain necessary online documentation.
Provide feedback / input on the techniques, solutions and tools used in the bank.
Mentor and coach junior members of the team.
Experience & Technical skills :
Considerable testing and / or development experience.
Expert knowledge in :
Structured test methods and processes
Common software designs and high-risk areas
Risk based approach to testing
Experience working in collaborative agile development environments, preferably using BDD.
Good working knowledge of at least one programming or scripting language.
Experienced in building and maintaining test automation using code repository and CI / CD.
Understanding of non-functional aspects of testing - such as UI, Accessibility, Security and Performance.
Nice to have :
Java, SQL, SOAP / Rest, Cucumber-JVM,intellij, Jenkins, JIRA, AWS, Linux, JMeter.
If you are interested in the role, please upload your CV against this role.