The Worlds leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals requires an Automation Test Engineer to join a successful team based in their Central London location. Working with the development team, product manager and related QA teams, the Automation Test Engineer will mainly focus on test automation, producing automated test solutions for both functional and non-functional testing.
The Automation Test Engineer will develop the test strategy for both individual and team projects, taking ownership of projects as and when this is required. Creating both manual and automated test plans will be a key function of the role; running test-cases for projects and product regression testing will also form an important part of the position. You will utilise your strong development, data manipulation, and scripting skills to engineer technical, repeatable tests. You will then report on testing progress and strategy in order to provide interpretation and insight on progress to inform management to take decisions.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience and expertise in implementing automation testing for Linux/Unix based applications. Experience of using a scripting language such as TCL/TK, Shell Scripts or Perl etc will also be fundamental to your success in the role. Ideally, you will possess a degree in computer science or a related discipline and will have a minimum of 2 years experience in automation testing. Individuals with financial markets knowledge would be viewed favourably, whilst any candidate with the ISEB or ISTAB Foundation Certificate in software would be in a highly advantageous position.
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