Technical Test Architect

North West Service Delivery
Our Technical Test Architects take overall responsibility for the design and development of highly scalable, business value driven automated testing solutions.
As a Technical Test Architect you will be able to understand and create clear technical strategies to communicate how automation and performance solutions will benefit clients by identifying and prioritising opportunities to improve the speed and reliability of delivery lifecycles.
You will be experienced at operating in traditional and Agile delivery environments and be advocates for the implementation of “automation first” approaches to support continuous integration/delivery and have a clear vision of driving performance solutions. 

We are a dynamic, supportive and successful company who work hard to recruit the right people. To fit our culture, you will genuinely care about software testing and about delivering a great service. Not only that, now is the right time to join us as an IIP Gold Accredited organisation and plans to expand, this is a unique opportunity to take your career to the next step within a senior leadership position. 

Key responsibilities

  • Create clear strategies for the implementation of automated and performance test solutions to meet client needs
  • Lead the design, implementation and maintenance of test automation and performance frameworks to facilitate delivery of automated test solutions
  • Manage the delivery of the technical solutions, working to agreed timeframes and raising risks throughout the project as required
  • Understand and define the primary dependencies required for successful test automation and performance solutions
  • Assigning work, monitoring progress and providing feedback to members of the team
  • Be a ROQ advocate in the testing community championing automated testing and driving performance solutions forward

Key Skills

  • A solid track record within test automation, including code generation, designing and implementing a test automation framework to support scalability and maintenance
  • A wide appreciation of the test automation tools market (as well as supporting tools) and their appropriate usage
  • Excellent object-oriented programming skills (Java or C#)
  • Experience of working with and creating test automation frameworks (Unit testing/BDD/TDD)
  • Experience using test management tools for planning, execution and reporting (e.g. JIRA, TestRail)
  • Ability to build collaborative relationships with senior staff and colleagues
  • Strong performance track record and solution led approaches
  • Your personal data will only be used solely for the purpose of ROQ supporting and responding to your request and will never be shared to a third party, nor do we transfer any such information outside of the EU.
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