Automation Test Lead

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2582184aq
Contact: Christine Jones
Email: email Christine

Who's it with:

Our client a leading international Investment Bank is looking for an experienced Automation Test Lead to work in a small and collaborative environment and be responsible for determining the test automation strategy for the test team.

What you'll be doing:

As part of the Testing team you'll be responsible for the testing of Murex applications (Foreign Exchange & Commodities).  This is a great opportunity to utilise your your testing, development and leadership skills.  Other responsibilities include:

  • Development of the test automation framework and the building/supporting of various tools required to meet the need
  • Lead and communicate the automation framework and strategy of test automation
  • Maintain test automation as a service to the manual testers within the same testing team, and to people outside of testing team
  • Maturing the framework to meet an evolving environment
  • Communicate with developers in regards to standard processes and practices to be followed
  • Provide direction to the Senior Test Analyst (work allocation, mentoring and leadership)

What you'll need:
  • Extensive experience with building test automation frameworks
  • Extensive experience with software testing
  • Strong skills in development in order to build services for customers
  • Strong skills interrogating and manipulating databases
  • Experience with XML and other message based protocols
  • Proven experience in the financial markets space
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate the strategy you are building
  • Excellent presentation skills (demos and workshops to peers)
  • Test management tools e.g. HP ALM
  • Test automation tools e.g. Selenium
  • CI tools such as Jenkins or equivalent
  • Strong scripting and programming skills e.g. Unix, Python, Java
  • Database tools

If the above sounds like you then click APPLY NOW or phone Christine on
(03) 8637 7300 for more information as this position won't be around for long!