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Test Architect - Web & Mobile

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT & Telecoms

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Christina Tatlow-Emms

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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I am looking for an experienced Tech Architect, to join my clients digital marketing agency, based in London.

In the QA team, we work across several environments to test complex software and applications, using both a front and back end automation suite. Joining us, you will provide technical guidance for all aspects of testing, driving the design and development of our test architecture including the test automation framework, as well as being responsible for implementing latest technology, driving towards our continuous integration and delivery goal. You will also be leading a team of your own to achieve testability, maintainability and scalability of our software products, acting as a mentor to your direct reports and offer coaching and guidance throughout.

You will be responsible for:

*Collaborate with test and development team members on application & testing architecture, to ensure that the approaches and technologies applied to the current implementation are sound and fit for purpose.
*Design / architect and implement regular robust full build / deploy / test automation process across both web and windows-based product teams.
*Provide technical leadership and guidance to members of the test team
*Ensure there is collaboration with test team members to ensure that the team inspect
*Analyses competitive products and technologies with appropriate suggestions (may use demos, pocs) to influence product / technology direction
*Pro-actively analyses current processes and practices with the ability to drive improvements.

You may be required to complete any other reasonable duties in order to achieve business objectives.

Role requirements:
*High level and understanding on industry-wide quality, TDD/BDD/ATDD, agile testing processes and practices, tools and techniques
*Ability to write integration and UI tests
*Experience mentoring / coaching
*Proficient in building automation frameworks from scratch in C# or Java
*Platform / Test Automation - Hands on experience using industry wide tools (Selenium Webdriver, Appium Coded UI, Ranorex) to achieve Test Automation coverage across multiple platforms e.g. Mobile
*Extensive experience in web and mobile testing
*Continuous Integration / Delivery - Hands on experience using industry wide tools (Jenkins, Bamboo) to ensure quick & risk-free releases
*Experience using Octo Deploy / Git/ Jira / VSTS
*ISTQB Advanced Level Technical Test Analyst Certification
*Experience of Release Management
*Understanding of Infrastructure / Dev Ops

In accordance with the Equality Act 2010, if you require an alternative form of application please click the following link: Flexible Application Process - https://www.theecsgroup.co.uk/work/flexible-application-process