Job Title: Automation Test Engineer (Cypress)
Location: London 1-2 days a week Hybrid / remote
Rate: £600 p/d inside ir35
Duration: 6 months
Position Type: Contract
About Us: We are seeking a highly skilled Automation Test Engineer with a strong background in using Cypress, Postman, and Xray, along with expertise in API testing. This role offers the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects, collaborate with a dynamic team, and contribute to our commitment to quality and excellence.
- Test Automation: Develop, implement, and maintain automated test scripts using Cypress for web application testing, Postman for API testing, and Xray for test management.
- API Testing: Conduct thorough testing of RESTful APIs, ensuring data accuracy, performance, and security while identifying and documenting any defects or issues.
- Test Strategy: Collaborate with the QA team and other stakeholders to create comprehensive test plans, strategies, and test cases based on project requirements.
- Test Environment Setup: Configure and maintain test environments and test data to support automated testing efforts.
- Defect Management: Identify, report, and track defects using issue tracking tools, and work closely with the development team to facilitate timely resolution.
- Documentation: Create detailed test documentation, including test plans, test cases, and test reports, to ensure thorough test coverage and traceability.
- Continuous Improvement: Stay up-to-date with industry best practices, tools, and technologies to continuously improve the automation testing process and efficiency.
- Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate with developers, product managers, and other cross-functional teams to ensure alignment on quality goals and requirements.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
- Proven experience as an Automation Test Engineer with a strong focus on Cypress, Postman, and Xray.
- Solid experience in API testing and knowledge of RESTful API principles.
- Familiarity with test management tools and processes, especially Xray.
- Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
- Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team in an Agile environment.
- Relevant certifications, such as ISTQB, are a plus.