Test Automation Engineer - Glasgow

  • Be-IT
  • Glasgow
  • 24/07/2020
Information Technology

Job Description

Is your company moving in the same direction?  Same ideas everyday with no forward-thinking approach? 

How would you like to utilise your testing skills to software that is improving everyday life?

You’ll join a company that is experiencing a massive period of growth with major development plans across the globe. You will be working within the team who have recently implemented a brand-new strategy under new leadership.

Working within their new offices, sitting next to developers and product managers, you will use your automation experience to develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products.

You will be working as part of a fast-paced self-organising cross-functional agile team, developing business critical SaaS solutions, primarily on AWS utilising the latest technologies and tools. As an engineer you will be involved in every aspect of the process - from idea generation, business analysis and technical design through to development and deployment. Our teams are passionate about our customers, are innovative, have a strong DevOps culture and end-end ownership of solutions.

You will be

Participating and contributing to requirements, test specifications, architectures, designs and technology stack for products, APIs, subsystems, and components.
Participating and contributing to planning, estimation, story elaboration, product/design/code reviews, test planning, retrospectives, and release activities.
Producing well structured, re-usable, robust, scalable, maintainable, and well documented automation test frameworks and test scripts (both manual and automated)
Running automation and manual exploratory tests.
Identifying, recording, documenting, and tracking defects
Performing root cause analysis on failed tests.
Providing maintenance support for existing tests to ensure prompt rectification of problems.
Championing and coaching peers in test driven development best practices and best of breed technology.
Contributing to and supporting the development build, test and release environments, processes, and tools we use.
Contributing to and participating in continuous improvement activities.


Be able to work in the UK.
Be ISTQB software foundation certified or equivalent.
Have 3+ years’ experience in software automation testing.  

You should be

Experienced in

Web application test and development
Automation scripting
Automation tests tools like selenium
API testing
C# and JavaScript
SQL queries and scripting
Risk based test strategies
continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) and working in a DevSecOps culture.

Detail oriented
A proficient problem solver.
Articulate and able to communicate at all levels.
Collaborative by nature and experienced in working as part of a distributed team.
A self-starter with high drive, determination, and a positive, can-do attitude.

You would ideally also have (but not mandatory) experience in

Security, Performance, and load testing
Test driven Development and Behaviour driven development

Please Apply online for immediate consideration.