Test Automation Engineer

Location: Wellington
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Ana Gonzalez
Contact email: ana@placeme.nz
Published: 10 months ago

Automation Testers! Looking to work for a great Kiwi company where you can get stuck in and share your expertise? 

Look no further!

About the company:

A New Zealand consultancy that takes an integrative approach to digital transformation. They make the most of the right people, processes, platforms, and products to deliver top-notch outcomes.

About the role:

You’ll be working within and across various product teams to set up and provide test automation and general test services in Agile, continuous delivery, and DevSecOps environments. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide services with the setup of test automation tools, environments and use/maintenance of test automation frameworks and tools to automate testing in agile, continuous delivery and DevSecOps environments 

  • Provide testing services in Enterprise Support, testing incident resolutions are correct, regression testing, and testing defect solutions with automation tools and functional testing 

  • Propose automated testing solutions that fulfil client business requirements and align with the client delivery strategy 

  • Perform application test planning and estimation, design, documentation, implementation and reporting on projects and releases for various clients 

  • Conduct functional, regression, integration and interface testing – mainly automated testing, but also manual testing as and when required 

About you:

You’ll be a top-notch tester with great interpersonal skills. You’ll also have the ability to propose different automation strategies that align with different clients’ strategies.

You’ll have:

  • 2+ years in test automation 

  • Experience of test planning, design and execution in functional/system, regression, integration, interface and performance testing, including a variety of testing tools 

  • Experience of testing web applications under multiple browsers and mobile devices 

  • Experience or exposure to iterative or Agile development environments 

  • Must have knowledge and experience of automation and performance testing tools and processes 

  • Must have a good understanding of enterprise software architectures and experience with technically-focused testing of system interfaces and non-functional requirements 

  • Ideally, experience with Selenium, Cucumber, Concordion, Postman, SoapUI 

  • Good skills with programming languages required for automation, for example, Java and Javascript 

  • Experience with supporting DevOps delivery pipeline tools like Jenkins. 

What’s in it for you?

  • A challenging role you can get your teeth into and make a difference.

  • A supportive team who wants to see you thrive.

  • Good work-life balance

  • Life, Medical and Income Insurance

  • Gym & Wellness Benefits

  • Company holidays + extra parental leave

  • Social events – not just a Christmas party!

Sound like a bit of you? Ready to take on a new challenge? Apply now and we’ll get in touch.