Test Automation Engineer

Portsmouth
Hampshire
Manufacturing
Permanent
£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Holiday
29-12-2021 10:00 AM
27-02-2022
BBBH18929

Test Automation Engineer - Manufacturing

Portsmouth

Competitive Rate

Astute are currently supporting a global leader in high tech filtration, separation and purification. Due to a structured growth plan a new and exciting opportunity exists for a Test Automation Engineer to support the ongoing software development of an industry leading cloud-based system/application which is a critical tool in the operation and growth of the business.

Roles & Responsibilities

As the Test Automation Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Working as part of a team of Software engineers developing the system/application
  • Designing and writing test automation scripts in Java
  • Using Selenium test automation framework
  • Investigating problems in software as a result of testing
  • Working with analysts and software developers to find solutions
  • Supporting the design and implementation of new functions


Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Strong working knowledge of Java, Relational Databases, JPA/Hibernate
  • Good working knowledge of JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS, Ajax
  • Strong test automation skills within a continuous integration environment
  • Experienced in working in a test-driven development environment
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proficient oral and written English skills

Package details

What's on offer for this exciting role:

Competitive salary of circa £55k

5% Bonus

Pension, Holidays, Healthcare


How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to scheung@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 023 93 911 007 and ask to speak to Simon Cheung who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!