Test Engineer (Automation)

£50,000 | London | Permanent


Posted 15 days ago


Working with an award-winning provider of media organisation based in Centra London.

The purpose of this role is to provide effective testing and quality assurance functions, taking part in the delivery of quality software products aligned to business objectives and architectural guidelines. You will be working closely with all project staff, to define and deliver clear testing goals.


  • To review and analyse requirements and specifications
  • Creating test scenarios and detailed test scripts
  • Follow the relevant SDLC methodology aligned to team practices and industry standards
  • Record defects in the appropriate defect tracking tool and ensure that defects are registered in a timely manner
  • Review your peer's work
  • Identify/create test data as appropriate
  • Creation of manual regression packs
  • Attend relevant project and handover meetings

Skills, experience and knowledge required:

  • A good understanding of Application Lifecycle Management (formerly Quality Centre)
  • Ability to write SQL queries to return required information
  • Proven Automation testing experience
  • Familiar with industry standard principles and methodologies
  • A good understanding of security best practices
  • A good understanding of test metrics
  • A basic understanding of automation testing
  • Minimum of ISEB/ISTQB Foundation Level Certified Tester achieved (with willingness to study for ISEB/ISTQB Intermediate/Advanced Level qualification)
  • Desirable: experience of testing Media


  • Good programming experience/ knowledge in Javascript/ Java/ c#
  • Automation using Selenium
  • Cucumber/ Specflow

If you enjoy working as part of an inclusive, diverse team and want to play a pivotal role in a successful digital transformation, we would love to hear from you!

You should expect at least twice a week in their London offices.

Shortlisting this week, apply 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.