Automation Test Engineer/SDET - Leeds - £55,000 + Training

Leeds, West Yorkshire

£50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits

Reference: BBBH1366

Role: Automation Test Engineer/SDET

Location: Leeds City Centre

Salary: Up to £50,000 + Excellent Company benefits

Our Client is one of the UK's top companies for employee satisfaction. They are looking for a looking for a Software Development Engineer in Test to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity for somebody who enjoys working in a fast paced and dynamic environment while contributing to a highly successful team. You will also be in an environment where you will be constantly learning.

You will have a number of responsibilities whilst working as a Software Development Engineer in Test for this company. Your main focus will be executing necessary testing activities during the software development lifecycle.

Key responsibilities:

    * Creating/Executing test scripts
    * Liaising with different teams within the business
    * Building automation Frameworks
    * Work alongside business analysts
    * Investigate and Log defects
    * Mentor manual testers in automation
    * Communication of risks
    * System integration and End to End testing

Skills required:

    * Experience creating automated frameworks from scratch
    * Strong understanding of Web/Ui Testing
    * Strong mobile testing experience
    * Knowledge of web based applications
    * Knowledge of a number of development languages (.Eg. Python, PHP, NodeJs etc )
    * Hands on experience using open source tools e.g. (Selenium, Appium and Calabash)
    * Attention to detail
    * Persuasive and influential
    * Experience working within a continuous delivery environment

Benefits Include:

    * 25 days holiday
    * Life insurance
    * Flexible working
    * Outstanding office
    * Regular training opportunities
    * Subsidised parking