Senior Automation Test Engineer

Senior Automation Test Engineer

Serving our customers, communities, and planet a little better every day

Senior Automation Test Engineer, Remote, Excellent Benefits

Apply by: 31/12/2021

Our purpose

The Tesco name comes with a dedication to customer service excellence, but Tesco Bank offers something more: a fresh approach to finance. While it’s an innovation, ours is a business built on the next development, the evolution to come. For forward-thinking, technical professionals, that means making a wide-ranging and long-lasting impact in an organisation that’s changing the face of banking for our customers

The Role

Our Testing team are very ambitious and looking for talented individuals to join who want to progress their careers. Day to day you’ll be getting involved with;

  • Analyse User Stories & Requirements
    Develop Test Plans and Scenarios and Cases
    Prepare Test Data (when required).
  • Develop and maintain test automation frameworks
    Work closely with Analysts and Engineers on the developed solutions, providing feedback on the soundness of proposed solutions, ensuring they are fit for purpose.
  • Using experience, domain knowledge and risk-based approach, split testing effort effectively into the functional automated tests, structured exploratory testing sessions and non-functional testing (UI, accessibility, performance, and security).
  • Development of bespoke test automation solutions for front-end and web services, integrated in CI/CD pipeline, managed in code repository.
  • Perform manual testing (exploratory and non-functional), record results and log defects.
  • Provide feedback/input on the techniques, solutions and tools used in Tesco Bank.
  • Take active part in Test Community of Practice and Communities of Interest for the benefit of wider Tesco Bank engineering community.
    What you’ll bring

We work with the following tech stack, we don’t expect you to tick every box, and if you feel you hit most of the brief, it’s worth exploring to further develop your career here with us at Tesco Bank.

Knowledge in:

  • Structured test methods and processes
  • Common software designs and high-risk areas
  • Risk based approach to testing
  • Experience working in collaborative agile development environments, preferably using BDD.
  • Good working knowledge of at least one programming or scripting language.
  • Experienced in building and maintaining test automation using code repository and CI/CD.
  • Understanding of non-functional aspects of testing – such as UI, Accessibility, Security and Performance.

Nice to have:

Java, SQL, SOAP/Rest, Cucumber-JVM, IntelliJ, Jenkins, JIRA, AWS, Linux, JMeter.

How to apply

We value our people and diverse team and believe the variety of backgrounds and experiences make us stronger to achieve our goals. We encourage colleagues to be productive, focus on meaningful work, and look for ways to further develop themselves & career, and have an excellent work/life balance

If you’re interested in finding out more about what a career at Tesco Bank looks like, click apply to find out more

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