Automation Test Engineer (Javascript/ TypeScript)

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH218742_1517805556

Automation Gun Required!

My client, one of Australia's leading enterprise organisations and a true leader in their field is now looking for an Automation Engineer for an initial 6 month daily rate contract. Based in Melbourne's CBD, the successful candidate will be working on bleeding edge Automation applications.

You, the candidate, will need to be a self starter and be able to work building automation frameworks from scratch and help deliver a number of key technology platforms for the organisation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the testing and automation of new features to ensure they meet business requirements and comply with all relevant standards.
  • Accountable for the execution of all stages of testing, both regression and progression, including but not limited to Unit Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing and End to End testing
  • Accountable for the design, implementation and execution of end-to-end testing automation activities in the Delivery Team
  • Documenting and obtaining approval of automation test strategies /frameworks, delivery plans in line with defined project outcomes
  • Self Manages the test automation activities assigned throughout the testing lifecycle and remediation activities to address risks and issues

Technical Skills:

  • Experience with JavaScript/TypeScript & Protractor
  • Experience with BDD practices and related tools (e.g. Cucumber)
  • Experience with source version control (e.g. Git, BitBucket, SourceTree)
  • Expert Agile experience.
  • Experience of building and contributing to development frameworks from scratch
  • Experience with the Atlassian stack (JIRA, Confluence) desirable
  • Experience with CI/CD tools (e.g. Bamboo, Octopus) desirable
  • Experience with API testing (e.g. JSON, Postman, Swagger) desirable
  • Experience with Performance Testing tools (e.g. JMeter, LoadRunner) desirable

If this role is something of interest please apply with your updated resume and all suitable candidates will be contacted.