QA Automation Engineer

Derbyshire | Permanent

Salary: Up to 35K + Benefits

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QA Automation Engineer:
As Quality Assurance Automation Engineer, you will be part of a development environment building and working on enterprise grade software systems on top of the Microsoft .NET development stack. You will thrive in a highly collaborative environment, applying a variety of methodologies and techniques to deliver software tools and automated checks to assist the manual testing effort.
Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to;
Creating automated checks to reduce the burden of manual regression testing 
 
Developing a good understanding of the software and areas of impact given a new piece of development.
 
Advising on areas of new development that might lend themselves well to automated checks.
 
Contribute within a small team to making decisions with regard to the automation framework. 
 
Having an appreciation for the delivery goals of the wider development team and align workload accordingly
 
Research and implement tools and software as appropriate to assist in the role.
 
Suggest areas of improvement to the QA function through attending regular retrospectives and sharing experiences.
 
 
Knowledge & Skills:
Demonstrable knowledge of a programming language, either C# or Groovy/Java
Ideally experience with one or more of the following: Postman, JMeter, Git
A mature and professional individual who is self-motivated and enthusiastic. Able to work proficiently both independently and in a team environment.
Strong communication skills with both internal team members and external business stakeholders.
Excellent collaborative skills.​