Junior Automation Tester - Leeds

£22K - £25K DOE - Testing
Ref: 528 Date Posted: Wednesday 16 Sep 2020
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Suitable for : Junior Automation Tester / Trainee Automation Tester /  QA Tester / Software Tester / Junior Tester / Entry Level Tester with SOME experience of Selenium Webdriver and either Java OR C#

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire (approx. 10 min walk from train station)

Salary: £22k - £25k DOE (with potential up to 10% rise after 12 weeks) + bonus + career development. 

Ambitious and talented Junior Automation Tester / QA Tester / Software Tester / Junior Tester / Entry Level Tester with an element of Selenium Webdriver / automation testing experience, required for 'high tech' leading edge technical consultancy. The company truly supports career progression and you will be given early responsibility and opportunity to develop new  skills.

The Junior Automation Tester / QA Tester / Software Tester / Junior Tester / Entry Level Tester will initially be fast tracked through a 12 week Academy programme, details of which are below.  This is an excellent and unique opportunity open to anyone with a passion for learning, an interest in becoming an Automation Tester and who wants to accelerate their career. 

Experience:

As Junior Automation Tester / QA Tester / Software Tester / Junior Tester / Entry Level Tester the following experience is essential:

  • Manual functional and regression testing experience
  • Genuine interest and desire to pursue career within automation testing, some experience of this would be highly desirable
  • Strong desire to learn new technologies and passion for learning
  • Must have an understanding of code (ideally C# or Java)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Preference will be given to anyone who can demonstrate commercial OR personal project work OR self-learning with regard to Selenium Webdriver / automation testing
  • Excellent communication skills

Desirable:

Any experience in API testing, Postman, BDD, writing frameworks from scratch would be of benefit but not essential

Your CV must evidence the above skill criteria.

The Academy:

Utilising a special knowledge transfer methodology to create and develop a programme that combines practitioner led training, self-learning, hands-on automation testing and mentoring will result in a ‘project ready’ Junior Automation Tester in just 12 weeks.

The programme covers all of the key foundation knowledge and understanding, with ongoing skills and aptitude assessment in the context of Agile project delivery.  

In a second 6 week phase, the Junior Automation Tester /  QA Tester / Software Tester / Junior Tester / Entry Level Tester will be given the opportunity to demonstrate, prove competence and build capability in the context of real project deliverables as a contributing team member.

Career Progression:

This company is a great employer for any Junior Automation Tester /  QA Tester / Software Tester / Junior Tester / Entry Level Tester who really wants to fast track their career towards becoming an Automation Tester. When you graduate from the Academy you will be equipped to work as part of a live project. This role will involve working in agile teams to deliver innovative solutions for our clients customers. The Academy graduates often progress at pace with one graduate making it to Lead Consultant in just 3 years!

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call the office on 01937 541888 or e-mail cv@solosearch.co.uk and someone will help you / get back to you

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