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SDET / Automation Engineer - Cypress

Kensington, South West London (SW7)

Software Development

£400 - £500 per day



SDET / Automation Engineer - Cypress

Our Tech client, who are world leaders in their specific industry, are looking for a SDET / Automation QA Engineer, to work in a Scrum/Kanban team, delivering automated testing and quality assurance. Ideally you would have good programming and development skills in Javascript on Open source technology, websites, mobile sites and mobile applications. The main testing end-end framework experience required is Cypress io.

The SDET / Automation Engineer

  • will implement automation scripts into an evolving regression pack.
  • ensure the quality of JavaScript apps
  • will use tools like SoapUi/postman.
  • Works with developers to deploy code locally and test it in isolation.
  • Collaborates closely with Delivery teams during sprint ceremonies to deliver continuous customer value.
  • Analyses user stories, writing acceptance criteria with PO, BA’s and Dev teams.
  • Executes automated test scripts on different responsive platforms (OS, Desktops, Mobiles, etc) and analyses their results.

Key Requirements…

  • Experience testing in an Agile (Scrum, XP, Kanban) and BDD environment.
  • To create automated tests using tools based on Javascript especially Cypress io
  • To use mobile testing automation tools, cucumber in JavaScript stack and selenium.
  • A good understanding of SDLC with different development methodologies and how testing fits in to each model.
  • Good working experience of Continuous Integration Servers and Build Tools such as CircleCI, Travis, etc.
  • Any backend experience with Golang and Python would be desirable
  • To be familiar with development frameworks, such as MVC and Page Object Pattern.
  • Strong experience in working in CI and CD pipeline and GitHub.

Start date is likely to be at the start of March, for a 3 month rolling contract.