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Senior Tester – automation, selenium



£35k - 60k per year + Benefits

Senior Tester / Test Lead – Automation, Selenium, C#

Currently seeking 2 x Test Consultants (Test Lead & Senior Tester) who will be comfortable working on multiple key projects.

Salary: Circa £35 – 60k (Dependant on your level and experience) + Benefits

  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start date: ASAP (Understand notices may have to be served)
  • Main Base: Basingstoke
  • Must be willing to travel around UK when necessary (this would be expensed) / Flexible Remote working is also offered weekly

The successful Test Lead / Senior Testers will have the following:

  • Proven experience in a Tester role – delivering test plan, test data test, cases/scripts and test results / reports.
  • Experience in defect management and provisioning, troubleshooting, debugging code and carrying out root causes analysis.
  • Automation testing experience
  • Strong facilitation skills. Able to converse with senior team members (test manager, project manager), business analysts and client’s team(s).
  • Have a keen eye for detail.
  • Be able to manage day to day test activities without supervision.
  • Good communication skills and team player.
  • Technical Degree (Engineering, Mathematics, Science etc)
  • Willing to travel anywhere within the UK (this would be expensed)

Any of the following would be highly advantageous but NOT necessary:

  • Experience with System Integration testing BizTalk / SOAP / Web service OR C# / Selenium or Specflow based Test Automation.
  • Scripting and programming languages knowledge, ideally PowerShell/C#
  • Experience working with clients to design test scenarios and automation framework / solutions
  •  Demonstrable experience and understanding of the Microsoft technologies
  • Cloud-based infrastructure experience

As the successful Test Lead , you shall be responsible for:

  • Managing day to day low level testing activities.
  • · Reviewing test cases for format and consistency.
  • · Preparing and executing automated test cases.
  • · Maintaining and updating test automation framework.
  • · Carrying out peer review and verify required coverage against requirements.
  • · Checking that the test cases have been executed in accordance with test execution plan.
  • · Recording, analysing test results and preparing test execution reports.
  • · Providing regular status reports and task updates to test lead or managers.
  • · Providing input into test strategies, test plans and other test documents.
  • · Sharing and building knowledge on automation testing within team to reduce manual testing efforts.
  • Analysing and evaluating test design and execution methods and improving quality, effectiveness and efficiency.

If you are interested in a new Test Lead, Senior Tester OR Automation Tester role then please do click ‘apply’ now and send your CV to

Interviews to take place next week

Key terms: Tester, Test, Lead, Selenium. Automation, C#, .NET