Test Automation Engineer

Job Title: Test Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 243443_1644558206
Contact Name: John Cassisi
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 11, 2022 16:43

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is looking for Automation testers contractor for an initial 12 months contract.

You will be responsible for the Automated testing of Salesforce solutions will be a core component of your role. Working closely with the Test Manager, the Test Automation Engineer will work within a Scrum team to establish and integrate test automation within the Scrum workflow and build processes

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Implement automation frameworks, ensuring usability, effectiveness, efficiency and maintainability are met. Frameworks must support backend and UI components, with a particular emphasis on Accessibility
  • Set standards for writing test code and automation coding principles to be used across the team
  • Drive in-Sprint delivery of automated tests meeting acceptance criteria and enable Definition of Done
  • Write tests and supporting automation code
  • Prepared to create manual scenarios as well.
  • Oversee the continual improvement of automation testing practices
  • Manage risks and issues related to the provision of automated tests
  • Support the Test Manager to grow the team of automation testers and breadth of coverage.

To be successful in this role, you should have experience in:

  • 7+ years' experience in a test automation role.
  • Direct experience building and executing automated test regimes as part of a DevOps team using CI/CD methodologies.
  • Expert "hands-on" technical proficiency with UI functional automation using Selenium WebDriver and BDD frameworks like Cucumber
  • Solid skills on testing REST API using Postman and writing automation scripts for REST API tests.
  • Hands-on experience using continuous integration tools like Jenkins, Bamboo and building automation test pipelines.
  • Experience on testing Salesforce solution highly desirable
  • Bachelors or higher degree in Engineering, Computing Science or Mathematics or another relevant technical field.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact John on 03 8080 7260 for more information