Automation Test Lead at Ten10 Solutions, London/Remote, 3 Months+, £550-£600 per day

£550 - £600 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Jun 20, 2022
up to 6 Months

Contract Description

Test Automation Lead 

Location: London (with 2-3 days working from home)

Duration: 3 months + 

Rate: £550 - £600 per day (Inside IR35)

Ten10 is one of the leading independent Quality Engineering, Software Testing, RPA and DevOps consultancies in the UK. Our teams of exceptional consultants and engineers provided innovative solutions which help our customers deliver quality software faster, more effectively and more frequently.

We are currently looking for a highly experienced hands-on Test Automation Lead who can manage and deliver complex test automation solutions for a critical client project. The ideal candidate will implement the automation test strategy and approach whilst providing strong leadership to the team.

The Role

  • Review existing test assets for suitability for automation
  • Develop Framework as required to support platform
  • Manage the project and development of the framework
  • Manage off-shore team of testers to deliver required automated test scripts
  • Review and ensure quality of automated test scripts and code
  • Report progress against plans
  • Manage risk and issues, escalating as required

Key Skills

  • Advanced Java Programming Skills 
  • Confident using industry standard Java tooling such as Maven and Spring 
  • Demonstrable experience of developing automated test frameworks for RESTful APIs and associated tooling (e.g. RestAssured, JsonPath, Jackson etc) Confident working with CI/CD pipelines and associated tooling (e.g. Jenkins, Git) 
  • Experienced in developing automated test frameworks for Front End web applications and associated tooling (e.g. Cucumber, Webdriver) 
  • Experienced automating database access from Java (e.g. using Hibernate, JPA etc) 
  • Working knowledge of Jenkins, Git/GitLab, Jira, Confluence 
  • Confident testing in a microservices environment and using mocking libraries such as WireMock
  • Excellent communicator and solid stakeholder management skills 
  • Experienced in leading a team