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Automation Test Analyst - Glasgow

£400/500 - IT
Ref: 313 Date Posted: Friday 01 Jun 2018
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Our client is a large organisation, based in the Glasgow area. They are looking for a solid Automation Test Analyst to join their business for a 6-month contract.


This role will report directly to the Business Analysis Test Manager and requires candidates who have a solid industry background in this field.

The main duties of the role include the following:

To provide expert and professional automation test analysis services to the Group including creation and execution of automation packs for regression testing for both web and native iOS applications. Ensuring the automation packs cover the required functional areas to high quality standards, based on prioritisation by the business. Managing relationships and interactions with the different business units as well as IT and Project Management roles to understand and implement precise functions and requirements.


You will have exposure to a fast-paced collaborative project environment with work-packages differing in size and timescale so the ability to juggle tasks simultaneously and complete these to strict deadlines is essential.





Automation Test Analysis


  • Review and evaluate the business UAT scenarios with a view to understand end to end business processes
  • Collaborate with the business as well as the project team to understand requirements on automation, scheduling and reporting
  • Translation of business UAT scenarios into automation scenarios (Gherkin/DSL)
  • Develop automations Test scripts and signoff with business
  • Provide the business and IT teams with options and expertise on automation and data used for automation scripts
  • Document tools and framework guidelines for the IT test team



Ideal candidates will be degree qualified in an IT-related subject and have a background in the following:

  • Foundation certification in Testing from recognised body
  • Experience in creating and executing automated Test scripts
  • Experience with Selenium (Java), Jenkins, Eclipse, Cucumber, Gherkin  
  • Knowledge of automated iOS app testing
  • Proven ability to translate business test scenarios into gherkin format
  • Schedule and report on automation execution


Excellent day rates are available for this Automation Test Analyst role, based in Glasgow. The client is looking for candidates to commence their contract as soon as possible. Please get in touch for more details.