Lead Software Test Engineer

Lead Software Test Engineer

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Software Testing

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £70000 per annum + substantial benefits

  • Contact:

    Stewart Smith

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Lead Software Test Engineer / QA Engineer - Bristol - Python or JavaScript - BS1

Are you an experienced Software Test Engineer / QA Engineer? Woulkd you like the opportunity to sdet up a brand new QA function within a growing software company? Do you have a passion for automation? If you answer yes to these three questions then this employer would love to speak with you. This role offers a starting salary of between £50,000 - £70,000 + substantial benefits.

This employer developer advanced technology solutions for enterprise customers, enabling them to use machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques to gain real business insights and efficiencies. Due to continued growth in their client base and product portfolio they are now seeking an experienced Lead Software Test / QA Engineer to join their team in central Bristol and establish their QA automation function. This role will involve working within the software engineering team to design and deploy automated testing solutions in an Agile environment.

You will already have a solid grounding in software testing and quality assurance in an Agile environment and have specific experience of writing UI test automation solutions using Python and/or JavaScript. You will already be playing a senior role within a software test team, looking at what tests can be automated as well as how this can be done and with which tools. You will also have experience of API tests and will have worked with test frameworks such as Cucumber, Selenium, Jasmine, Karma and/or Protractor. Any additional experience with Node.js, GraphQL and/or Jira would be beneficial but by no means essential.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a company developing innovative software solutions that are changing the way companies work. For more details and an immediate telephone interview apply now!

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