Automation Test Consultant
Automation Test Consultant needed for Global IT services firm based in Borehamwood / Moorgate, with good technical skills and team leading experience, for client based assignments, predominantly in the London area. You need to be a confident, calm IT professional with excellent communication skills, preferably with some consulting experience, capable of quickly picking up new technologies and working on testing projects with blue chip companies in a range of industries, following internal and client procedures. You should have a minimum of 5 years testing experience.
You will have a passion for testing and will be confident running with multiple testing projects, leading and providing support to more junior staff and dealing with client personnel at all levels; including project managers, sponsors and business users. As a part of taking responsibility for projects, you will be a self-starter, proactively seeking out solutions to problems and issues impeding progress within the wider organisation, taking decisions where needed in order to achieve project objectives.
Should have experience of Integration Testing and working with commercial off the shelf systems in large corporate environments, using Microsoft, IBM or SAP products, as well as web and mobile.
You will be a certified tester, at a minimum of Foundation level (ISTQB) and used to working closely with project managers, sponsors and technical team members to assure quality on multiple projects and streams of work. You will have experience in working in agile and waterfall environments and using test management systems, including HP Quality Center / ALM, Jira and Test Rail.
Ideally you will have some experience of test automation and / or performance, although this is not a must have. Must be a pro-active and outspoken team member with excellent communication skills, capable of producing clear and concise Test Strategies, Test Plans and Completion Reports. You must have experience of estimating timescales for projects and documenting the scope of testing in test plans.
e-testing is a Prolifics company. Prolifics has offices in the US, Canada, India and Germany, as well as in the UK. We are a company of 1500 people, of which 500 are QA and testing. Prolifics is a leading IBM partner, with many high-profile customers across the Globe. See www.prolifics.com for further information. Career prospects for personnel in this role are excellent, with the opportunity for growth into test management, test automation and performance tracks, with positions across the firm.