Principal QA Engineer

Brighton, East Sussex, £60000 - 70000
Reference: MF7531

Principal QA Engineer required within a fantastic technology company based in Brighton, East Susssex.  Working very closely with the Engineering Manager you will help shape and guide the development of automation frameworks as well as influence the testing strategy across multiple disciplines.  This is a highly technical role.  The focus will be on an automation-first approach in order to achieve the best possible software quality for all releases, working closely with all delivery teams.

This opportunity is a really key role within the Testing Team. We are looking for a Technical Evangelist! You will be passionate about testing with extensive experience within Automation Testing who is keen to keep up to date with all new technologies and pass this information to your team. You will need to be knowledgeable on many different frameworks, experienced in component, unit and integration testing.

As well as being hands you will be providing strong leadership throughout and you will need to help implement, lead and coach the team in continuous quality improvement. With a fantastic task at hand this Senior Lead QA role requires those confident in their agile approach and lean principals, ideally having strong coding skills when working closely with the Developers.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Significant automation tests experience with Specflow using C#
  • Ideally experience with CucumberJS with TypeScript
  • Writing automated tests for web applications, RESTful API services (including contract testing) and Pub/Sub in code
  • Experience of introducing Automated testing tools and techniques into a CI/CD (TeamCity)
  • Understanding of Docker
  • Ability to translate requirements into test scenarios using BDD / Gherkin syntax
  • Experienced in driving quality as part of a Scrum team and wider communities
  • Proven experience in writing automation tests for web applications
  • Test execution and reporting (manual and automated)
  • Selenium experience
  • Using source-control tools such as git
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Testing across multiple browsers/devices
  • Strong written and presentational skills

To apply for this Principal QA position please send your CV to Arc IT Recruitment for a detailed consultation

Test Manager, QA Manager, Senior Test Manager, QA Team Lead, Automation Lead, Agile Test Manager, Agile QA Manager

Brighton, East Sussex
£60k - £70k

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