Automation Testers - Across all sectors - M8 Corridor

  • Edinburgh, UK
  • Full-time

Company Description

Edge Testing Solutions is a leading independent software testing provider based in the UK.

Founded in 2007, Edge Testing Solutions has quickly built up a very strong reputation as a market leading provider of software testing solutions, renowned for our ethos and culture of doing good business.  This goes to the very heart of the organisation and doing good business for us means that we do everything to the best of our ability and the right way by our people, our clients, our suppliers, our industry and the environment. 

We innovate and provide new offerings to support the requirements of our customers and to meet market trends. 

We have experience across many industry sectors including financial services, telecommunications and media, utilities, manufacturing and distribution, retail and the public sector.

Job Description

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Opportunities for experienced SDETs, Automation Consultants, Test Engineers with full stack technology skills. In these roles you will be working as a lead consultant to deliver world class software testing solutions to our impressive client list.

People are at the core of our business. As part of our consultancy and delivery solutions, where we truly listen to our clients and understand their business, you will be central to delivering real results. We’ll challenge you to be the best – and then go further still. With our second-to-none training, support of our expert consultants and the opportunity to be fully involved in a company who values you as an individual, there is no limit to where you can take your career with us.

Skills Required

You will bring experience of delivering software testing in client-based environments, able to demonstrate skills across the following:

 

  • Deep understanding of modern software architectures and development methods
  • The ability to determine and implement test and assurance methods to support the development and delivery of software services and systems
  • Leading and implementing software testing and automation testing strategies
  • Experience of tooling selection and usage
  • Develop and maintain robust automation test frameworks from scratch
  • Design, Planning & Implementation of Automation Frameworks
  • Driving continuous development of the test function
  • Monitoring effectiveness
  • Mentoring and leading junior members of the team
  • Creating test progress dashboards
  • Contributing to testing knowledge sharing
  • Innovative thinker in terms of testing and approach
  • Adaptable to sudden priority changes
  • Effective communication skills with both business and technical audiences
  • Experience of building effective working relationships with stakeholders

Key Experience

  • Strong Agile background (e.g. Scrum, Kanban, LeSS, SAFE)
  • Experience of leading on test strategies
  • Automation frameworks (Selenium, C#, .Net specflow)
  • Experience automating with one of the following languages,C#, .NET, Python or Ruby
  • Solid experience of Selenium Webdriver and other automation tools
  • API Automation
  • Cloud platform experience (AWS, Azure, Google etc)
  • Understanding of Cloud/DevOps principles
  • Agile testing concepts and standards - TDD, BDD, continuous integrations and CI/CD/CR
  • Establishing any non-functional requirements such as performance and their method of validation
  • Relevant test qualifications and certifications

Additional Information

Our Benefits

  • Hybrid working model 
  • 33 holidays per year
  •  Cycle to work
  •  Perkbox, a platform with a range of discounts on products/ services and special rates including regular free treats.
  • Opportunity for continued growth and development
  • Company pension and life assurance.
  • weekly online live Yoga sessions 
  • Equipment budget for working from home
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