Lead Automation Tester

£70,000 | Brighton | Permanent


Posted 24 days ago


An exceptional opportunity has arisen for an experienced Lead Automation Tester to join our thriving financial services organisation. The client is offering varied and challenging environment with the opportunity to add and grow their UK operations.

The Lead Automation Tester will take responsibility to serve as the Technical Lead for automation testing within the Technical Test Team and will act as a mentor to ensure that the team are continuously developing and growing with the business. You will in addition define scripting standards for automated tests and own the maintenance and development of our unified automation framework.

The client is looking for a strong leader with excellent drive test automation effort to find areas where automation testing can be exploited.

This role is for someone who can understand their business sector and has a massive desire to achieve. You will demonstrate strong influencing skills and is an ambassador for positive change. You will be responsible for overseeing automation test activities, ensuring that best practices and standards are adhered to, and offering guidance and support to automation testers and other test professionals in capacity as an automation test specialist.

* This role demands and expert standard of knowledge in Selenium WebDriver\QTP\UFT as well as great skill within Java/C#, VB Script.
* Professional knowledge of testing frameworks and build tools such as TestNG, NUnit, MSTest, jBehave, Jenkins and Maven.
* Expert level knowledge of GUI object manipulation\identification techniques and tools including page object model, XPath, CSS, page factory and Firepath.
* Excellent knowledge of SQL, XML, JSON and MS Excel.
* Automated testing experience of Windows desktop applications, web applications, web services and APIs.

Our client is offering a superb range of benefits including hybrid working hours, generous bonus, 12%+ pension, car allowance, life insurance etc. A fantastic opportunity to join a great blue-chip organisation, short listing this week - send your CV ASAP to avoid disappointment

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.