Test Engineer

Job Title Test Engineer
Sector IT
Location Edinburgh
Type Permanent
Salary £60000-£75000

-Test Engineer
-Edinburgh / Remote
-Excellent Salary & Benefits
-Immediate Start

We have just engaged with a brand new client who are trusted brand and a true market leader, now with a new requirement for a seasoned Test Engineer. You will have a breadth of technical knowledge in the software testing field and understanding Code is essential - whichever the flavour, as is exposure to Test Automation tooling.

The business is rapidly growing, with the announcement of a new Tech Hub in Edinburgh - ensuring they are looking to build a number of new technical teams within the business. This excellent opportunity offers the chance for the successful candidate to grow with the business and make the role their own, whilst working closely alongside their peer group, most prominently the Development team.

From a technical standpoint, you will have demonstrable experience of a variety of automation tools, preferably Cypress and will be well versed with coding in a variety of scripting languages (JavaScript) ideally in more than one commercial environment. The successful candidate will have worked across the full testing lifecycle and will be keen to show leadership - mentoring / guiding juniors.

This is a superb opportunity with a forward-thinking and expansive client, offering a truly autonomous role, with candidates being considered from a variety of backgrounds.

Required Experience:

  • Knowledge of automated test tools such as Cypress or equivalents
  • Coding in any language - JavaScript / Typescript the preference, but others considered
  • Ability to build automated test frameworks
  • Understanding of functional requirements to create test cases
  • API Testing / Microservices exposure
  • Experience of using JIRA
  • Mobile / Web testing preferential
  • Familiarity with agile software development methodologies.
  • Familiarity with version control systems e.g. Git (GitHub)
  • Experience of working in a transitional environment
  • Keen collaborator
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills

The above is not exhaustive. Please forward your CV to discuss this requirement in more detail to lee.johnston@sandersonplc.com

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