Posted: 19th September 2019

Senior Test Engineer

Assurity Consulting 

Christchurch, Christchurch. New Zealand

In the garden city of Christchurch we are looking for a highly experienced Senior Test Engineer to join the team.

About you, the technical

  • A passion for writing clean, straightforward code and developing sensible test frameworks.
  • Able to code in  a variety of programming languages e.g Java, C#, Python
  • Experience working as a Technical Test Engineer or Technical Tester across a range of architectures (e.g. API testing, UI testing, application security, contract testing, performance testing)
  • Proven ability to create test suites with Open Source and/or commercial tools and frameworks like Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, Concordion, SpecFlow, WireMock, SoapUI, Microfocus UFT
  • Experience with version control and continuous delivery systems would be ideal, eg. Git, Jenkins
You also

  • Can communicate complex technical issues to non technical stakeholders.
  • Have general industry knowledge of technology and of relevant, latest trends
  • Are an analytical thinker and can identify gaps between where we are and where we need to be
  • Are able to do complex analysis and problem solving in software engineering
Most importantly you have natural curiosity and a continuous learning and experimental mindset.

Some projects we’re working on at the moment

  • Developing tests and mocks prior to service development to accelerate API partner integration and delivery on large digital transformation programmes
  • Revolutionising IT delivery with Agile Coaching and implementation of Continuous Testing practices and new automation frameworks
  • Developing innovative Open Source frameworks using WebDriver, Concordion and other new technologies
  • We’re also building local communities to help contribute to the body of knowledge of test, CI/CD and DevOps in NZ