Senior Tester;Automation Tester;Java Tester


£430 - £475 a day

Senior Java Automation Tester required with strong skills in Java / JVM Automation testing / QA for backend systems with the ability to write core Java / Cucumber and significant experience of REST-Assured and Automation testing of RESTful API's is required to work in Agile development team on large scale ecommerce backend systems for ecommerce giant in West London.

Skills and experience required
Strong experience in Java / JVM coding / automated testing / QA for backend systems and API's
Experience writing automated tests to check the behaviour of RESTful APIs ideally with REST Assured
Cucumber testing frameworks
Experience using source control tools (e.g. Git)
Experience working as part of an Agile multi- disciplinary team
Experience testing non-functional requirements (e.g. performance)
Experience with tools (e.g. Jenkins) used for CI, Build and Deployment
An understanding of Behaviour Driven Development (BDD)
An understanding of the HTTP protocol
An understanding of development practices such as test driven development
An understanding of Agile principles and practices (such as Scrum or Kanban)

The following would also be desirable:
Experience of Websphere Commerce / WCS or Ecommerce systems or CRM / CoreMedia
Experience writing queries against SQL databases
Experience of with applications deployed to AWS
Experience tracing issues through system logs
Experience helping teams to develop and improve their testing practices
An understanding of the principles behind Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
An understanding of the principles behind the Testing Pyramid concept (developed by Mike Cohn)

This is an outstanding chance to flex your test automation skills within a dynamic Agile environment and within a large IT function for a highly prestigious ecommerce company.

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Posted by Opus Resourcing Ltd, 13 Sep