Purpose ofRole :
To analyse, plan andproduce detailed automated test scripts and execute them against functional andnon-functional requirements for the system under test, while developing theautomated test framework and providing environmental support to the test team.
Contribute to thetest automation strategy using experience and a detailed understanding of thesystem under test and from a extensive experience of the tools in use in BNYMand the tools available and used currently in the market place.
Communicate with test analysts to understand and document agreed testrequirements
Contribute to the automation strategy for BNYM TA.
Document the design for the test automation including objectives andsuccess measures
Ensure that automation is designed to enhance regression
Maintain and execute automated tests ensuring that all test results arecorrectly recorded against the system
Provide guidance, mentorship and support for technical test analystswith less experience.
Use strong SDLC practices in the development of automated tests andprovide peer review, design input and feedback on the design and execution of yourpeers automated tests.
Design, Develop and evolve the test automation framework
Record any defects found during the testing process
Review defects (including existing defects) and provide input into thebusiness to facilitate effective prioritisation
Provide environment support by proving new builds of the systems undertest for the testers as new updates become available
Provide regularupdates to the Test Team Lead, including
o Communicating planning and execution reports
oHighlighting potential issuesthat occur during the testing phase that could impact the schedule
Identify test data and environmental requirements
Produce estimates for work items
Proactively provide feedback on potential system issues
Contribute to Risk and Issues logs by highlighting any Product Risks / constraints that could impact the project
Organise ownday-to-day activities under the direction of the Test Team Lead
Circa 5 years experience of test automation and with experience of awide range of current and emerging tools in the market for automation.
Previous experience in a hands on technical testing role
Confident with SQL(select, join, update, delete, inner / outer joins, distinct, in, group,efficient SQL)
Good knowledge of ALMor QualityCenter and its applications
Technical knowledge of more than one leading edge test automationtechnology i.e. Quick Test Professional / Unified functional testing tool, SOATest,Selenium, CI Frameworks
Experience of change management and code versioncontrol tools / processes