Senior Automation Test Engineer


Ref: 809Monday 12 April 2021

Senior Test Automation Engineer


Glasgow or Edinburgh

Mid Level £35,000 – 45,000

Upper Level £45,000 – 55,000

Salary Experience Dependent

Excellent Benefits Package  



This opportunity is with a highly-successful fintech that creates cutting edge platforms & applications within their financial specialism. They have a culture that cherishes diversity of thought & background which along with their understanding that employees have lives outside of work has resulted in a great reputation amongst employees.


This particular vacancy will look at the design & implementation of financial apps and the development of a test framework to help produce a reliable & well-built product. A particular focus of this role will be to grow the automation capability of the test team. Creating test plans and executing them in BDD & TDD environment whilst supporting more junior QAs (or those less experienced in automation). Continuously testing (functional & non-functional) in agile environment with short feedback loops to the development team.   


  • Automation testing experience a must – ideally creating a framework but framework maintainers also considered if they can display comfort with coding
  • Ideally the candidate will have some C#/.NET environment experience. Candidates with experience in other languages (eg, Python/Java) who consider themselves to have strong understanding of OOP principles will also be considered.
  • History of working in agile/scrum teams or BDD/TDD
  • Knowledge of one or more automation frameworks (Selenium, Specflow, Protractor)
  • Testing tools usage (eg, Azure DevOps)
  • Previous use of CI/CD pipelines or tools is a bonus
  • SQL querying or API testing a bonus
  • Financial services experienced NOT required  

Salary will likely reflect the level of fit with job spec. Please apply with CV to be considered.