Software Engineer - 31118

05 Oct 2016
20 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
"We are looking for a candidate to help develop and implement an automation test framework for both our iOS and Android applications, as well as technical manual testing and some internal script automation. After the framework is completed, the candidate will maintain the framework and create and execute a comprehensive test suite, initially based on the current manual tests. The candidate will then plan, create and execute new tests to the test suite for new features as they are added, working closely with developers and product owners within our sprint team.

Specific duties and responsibilities are to: Create, maintain, and execute test plans and test cases against our iOS and Android applications. Estimate test efforts. Analyse and communicate test results. Defect tracking. Participate in day-to-day QA activities. Create the automation library and framework. Run manual testing as required "

Demonstrable experience of automation of native app for iOS and Android Demonstrable experience of working in a BDD environment Demonstrable experience of coding scripts using Java

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Experience Required: "Strong working knowledge of backend server to app communication strategies and testing of those Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies App Performance Testing Experience "

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Experience Preferred: "Excellent automation skills using BDD Excellent technical knowledge of all or most of - Cucumber, Jenkins, XCTest, UI Test, KIF, JUnit, Espresso, Spoon Excellent test analysis skills Demonstrable experience in iOS and Android native app testing (manual and automation) for globally launched applications Demonstrable experience of localisation testing for native apps Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, engineers, managers, and subject matter experts. Use of agile software development methodologies (e.g. Kanban)