Senior Test Automation Engineer

  • Location
    Bracknell, Berkshire
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Media
  • External Reference
    JN-062022-258560
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Electrical & Electronic Engineering

** PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU ALREADY LIVE IN THE UK **



COMPANY BENEFITS



  • Competitive salary, bonus scheme and pension

  • Hybrid working, with flexible hours

  • Opportunities to travel to industry trade shows, conferences and events

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

  • Death in Service scheme - 4 x salary

  • On site Gym

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • On-site staff parking with free to use EV charging points



We're seeking a strong, dedicated, and self-motivated Test Automation Engineer with a keen interest in learning and innovating with the latest and emerging technologies and standards. A successful candidate will have a solid background in designing and developing re-usable, high-quality solutions for testing and verification, with strong analytical and technical abilities, excellent organisational and communication skills, an ability to learn quickly and to deliver results in a fast-paced environment.



Senior Test Automation Engineer


SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES



  • Involvement with the R&D Continuous Integration system, integrating automated testing, adding and maintaining automated tests.

  • Acting 2nd-line support

  • Verification of each software release

  • Some manual and code-based exploratory testing of the products during development.

  • Attending industry interoperability events and trade shows


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE


In addition to the required qualifications, the following experience is preferred:



  • Preferably degree level in engineering, science or equivalent

  • 5+ years test experience

  • 3+ years test automation

  • Practical Python development experience. Python 3 preferred

  • Git or equivalent SCM

  • Jenkins or equivalent CI

  • Use of RESTful APIs

  • Preferably, but not mandatory, PyTest (since this is the framework we work with)

  • Mandatory, being comfortable with object-oriented programming or functional programming

  • Preferably, but not mandatory, experience writing software libraries.


OTHER RELEVANT EXPERIENCE


Although not a pre-requisite, the following experience would be useful for the role but can otherwise be learnt on the job:



  • Broadcast video and audio

  • Some knowledge of IP and networking technologies, in particular 2110 and AMWA specifications

  • Container technologies (e.g. Docker)

  • Bash scripting

  • Using standard specifications (e.g.SMPTE)



Please Apply online or call Jema at the Basingstoke Adecco Branch

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