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Date Added: Fri 02/09/2022

Automation Test Analyst

Hobart, Australia
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: 90000.0000 - 140000.0000 / annually

Halcyon Knights have partnered with one of our most prestigious and exclusive clients, to search for an Automation Tester to join a exciting and ambitous team of developers and IT folk. There are a number of opportunities to choose from currently in the market, however this is one organisation that you will genuinely want to learn more about. If you have the intention on joining a succesful brand, inside one of there best teams, this permanent role is for you. We are looking for a QA (Quality Assurance) Engineer / Automation Engineer to join a core Development Team. This team are champions for each other with a team-first mentality that has already yielded numerous success stories and delivered incredible business value. In this role, you will be advocating and evolving automated software testing, implementing API Test Automation using Postman and .Net, highlighting problem areas and tracking bugs. You will be liaising with the Developers and Delivery Leads to identify and test key features of software systems with an initial focus on customer communications (like documents, sms and emails). Apart from testing, you should be able to develop well-planned and structured test plans/cases. 

Day to day responsibilities

  • Improving and maintaining test pratices
  • Developing and improving testing automation
  • Executing functional and non-functional web, mobile and API tests
  • Delivering quality assurance through test automation and manual testing
  • Helping identify weakness and problem areas in the software
  • Tracking software bugs and investigating causes
  • Suggesting automated software test procedures and automation scripts
  • Manually executing tests where automation is not possible
  • End to end test plans and test cases - SDLC

Required experience / skills

  • ISTQB ceritified (Desirable but not essential)
  • Thorough understanding of modern quality assurance principles and practices
  • 2 + years experience in a testing role (Auto)
  • 3 + testing experience Manual testing + Auto testing
  • Complete understanding of automation systems
  • Expertise in automation testing tools like Selenium, Postman API testing
  • Understanding of DevOps pipelines and CI/CD tooling such as Azure Pipelines, Appcenter, TeamCity and Octopus Deploy
  • Experince with Git and versioning 
  • Effective collaboration and communication skills
  • Can demonstrate your experience having written clean test automation code for diverse technology stacks
  • Technical background / knowledge in: JavaScipt, C#, SQL, HTML, CSS
  • Experience in frameworks such as: Selenium, Protractor, Postman

Reasons to express your interest by applying

  • Market leading brand that will add huge impact to your career profile
  • Financial Services industry
  • Full remote work arrangement
  • Cross functional / Agile teams working with the latest technology stacks / tools / methodologies 
  • Huge list of perks / benefits on offer other than salary package
  • Opportunity to take ownership in testing digital platforms across manual and automation practices 
  • Testing is taken very seriously by this organisation, the developers are an advocate for quality testing to ensure quality products are delivered

This is a permanent role, and can be fully remote or hybrid, dependant on your preference. Please "Apply" and our Senior Consultant will be in touch to share the JD and more specific details around this opportunity.

If you are looking for a new role / or a change, there is nothing to lose by applying and finding out more!

can demonstrate your experience having written clean test automation code for diverse technology stacks.


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