Automation Test Engineer

Contract / Temporary

Job Reference
Automation Test Engineer - 5270
Job Type
Contract / Temporary
Location
Area
Dubai
Salary Details
TBC
Key Skills
Automation, API
Consultant
Peter Hirst
peter.hirst@deerfoot.co.uk
07917 725773

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Job description

Automation Test Engineer – Rate TBC
Long Term Contract
Dubai

An opportunity for a Contract Automation Engineer has arisen to work for a prestigious organisation based in Dubai. You will be part of an agile SCRUM team delivering enhancements frequently to production. Your primary responsibility as a tester will be to design and execute test cases and identify defects.

Responsibilities
- Develop, maintain and execute high quality automation tests to ensure sufficient test coverage for web applications
- Implementing acceptance tests using Webdriver.io & Javascript
- Participate in automation script code reviews
- Working continuously with the development and test engineering teams to automate testing
- Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to understand project objectives, gather automation requirements, design automated tests, troubleshoot issues, and implement scalable test automation solutions
- Develop and monitor test metrics and provide timely communication to key stakeholders on a regular basis
Key Skills/ Experience
· 5-7 years of hands-on experience in API Automation development using common programming languages like Java, Java Script, Python, Ruby, Perl.
· Experienced in building Test data APIs and Mocks; to implement test data driven frameworks and support API Test automation and Integration Testing of interfaces.
· Extensive experience on Web and Mobile Automation using BDD/TDD Frameworks; and functional automation tools like Selenium, Cypress, Appium, Cucumber, Protractor, JUnit, TestNG, etc.
· Create and Maintain Automated Regression Test Packs, with source code management using tools like GitHub or Bitbucket; and CI tools like Jenkins or Azure DevOps.
· Document clear, concise readable test cases, execute and maintain reliable test results, manage the defect lifecycle and produce clear Test reports.
· Ensure sufficient test coverage by maintaining traceability across functional and integration requirements.
· Team Player with passion for Quality; quick learner, process-driven and results oriented; with good communication skills.


Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. We are keen to build strong relationships with IT consultants based on providing a transparent and supportive service. Now in our 20th year we pay promptly and are a stable contracting partner in good financial health. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send