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Automation QA Engineer - Outside IR35

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering, Quality Assurance/Testing

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job functions:

    Agile Coach, QA Engineer, Test Analyst, .net Developers, Agile Project Manager

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Elliot Pooley

  • Contact email:

    elliot.pooley@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    77377_1651767270

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Automation QA Engineer - Insurance - Agile - BDD - C#

I am currently recruiting for an Automation QA Engineer to work within the Insurance sector on a 6 month initial contract based in London.

Who we are looking for:

  • QA Engineer with experience of testing automation for n-tier Web solutions based on modern frameworks, preferably Angular.

  • Experience of testing automation using BDD with Cypress, Angular 2+, TypeScript, and Cucumber (Gherkin).

  • Load and stress testing.

  • RESTful service testing.

  • HTML 5, CSS 3.

  • Solid understanding of the software development concepts, including best practices and software design patterns.

  • Git with GitFlow.

  • Microsoft Visual Studio and VS Code.

Core responsibilities include:

  • Analysing existing systems and writing acceptance criteria including test scenarios written using Gherkin syntax.

  • Analysing new complex software features and building appropriate automated tests, including but not limited to end to end Cypress tests, load and performance tests, Web API integration tests, security tests, non-functional requirement tests.

  • Supporting software engineers during the development and testing phase.

  • Reviewing unit tests implemented by software developers and implementing unit testing improvements.

  • Building useful tools and frameworks to aid continuous development and continuous delivery.

  • Debugging bugs identified internally or by the external customer to identify the root cause and use it to improve the test coverage.

  • Working with software engineers, testers, actuaries and the product owner to identify the scope for automated testing.

  • Preparing executive summary of the testing coverage and testing gaps.

Please apply within and I will look forward to discussing it further with you!