Automation Test Lead


Job Reference
Automation Test Lead
Job Type
Portsmouth or Chippenham (Hybrid)
Salary Details
Key Skills
Automated testing
Subject to level of role will include company car
23 days holiday + bank holidays rising to 27 with service
Becky Barnard

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Job description

Automation Test Lead

Hybrid (2 days onsite in a choice of either Chippenham or Portsmouth)
£65k + Benefits
IT Services and Solutions, Blue Light , Public Sector

We have been retained as a trusted recruitment partner to an established and renowned software solutions and managed services to the emergency service industry . Who are currently hiring for an Automation Test Lead to join their growing team working on a hybrid basis , with an option to work from either their Portsmouth or Chippenham office 2 days per week.

Required Skills / Environment

Candidates must be eligible to undergo SC Clearance ( 5 years continuous in the year with no long trips overseas to gain this level of clearance and complete security checks)

• Expertise in both Defining and Creating Test Automation Frameworks
• 4+ Years of experience in Agile environment and DevOps
• Solid understanding of VSTS/Azure CI/CD Pipelines
• Expertise in setting up Automation Suites in CI/CD Environment
• Experience developing API automated testing solutions using UFT, Selenium, JUnit, Soap UI and JMeter
• Experience with testing big enterprise, high-traffic and multi-tier applications using MS Azure or Amazon Web Services (AWS)
• Experience managing teams of Automation Engineers strongly preferred
• Knowledge of Agile Software Development Lifecycle and TDD
• Knowledge of Agile and automation processes

Salary: £65k + benefits

This role may suit candidates, who hold the following job titles: Test Lead, Automation Test Lead , Lead Software Tester, Lead Test Engineer, Senior Test Engineer, Automation Lead , Senior Tester

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