Automation Tester / SDET (Java)

Solirius Consulting
London / Remote, London. United Kingdom
About Us: 
Solirius Consulting delivers technical consultancy and application delivery to our clients in order to solve real world problems and allow our clients to respond to an ever-changing technical landscape. We partner closely with our clients, embedding our consultants into their businesses in order to provide a bespoke service, allowing us to truly understand our clients’ needs.
It is this close collaboration with our clients that has enabled us to grow rapidly in recent years and will drive our ambitious future growth plans. We currently have over 250 consultants working with a variety of key clients from both the public and private sectors with plans to increase our client base further in the near future. 
We operate as a flat organisation and believe in trusting and supporting our team to operate independently. We pride ourselves on being specialists at what we do, making the most of our consultants’ expertise in their fields in order to provide a best-in-class service to our clients. All our consultants have the opportunity to work on a range of different projects, providing a broad range of knowledge on which to develop their careers and progress in the direction they choose.
The Role:  
We are looking for experienced Automation Test Engineers / SDET  to assist with leading projects with our clients from both the public and private sectors. You will have a testing background and be confident using your skills to run projects directly with clients with minimal supervision.
You will be a fundamental member of the team, responsible for designing, developing and delivering test solutions whilst supporting and developing other members of the team and fostering best practice, keeping up to date with industry standards and advances.
A Test Engineer is expected to have the following core skills: 
  • Experience of testing using Cypress with JavaScript.
  • Experience of API testing with RestAssured
  • Experience in working with developers to plan and design automation test frameworks and test suites.
  • Automation skills at the service level valued more highly than UI level automation. 
  • Experience of working closely with the Ops team to help specify test environments. 
Experience in the following tools or similar: 
  • Cypress with JavaScript
  • RestAssured / Spring test
  • CodeceptJS 
  • Protractor + CucumberJS 
  • Mocha / Chai 
  • Puppeteer 
  • GitHub 
  • Jenkins 
and to be familiar with the following core technologies: 
  • Java/SpringBoot
  • Express.js framework (Node.js) 
  • Angular 
  • Microservices  & Azure cloud infrastructure
Package and Benefits:
  • Competitive salary DOE
  • Flexible working / Work from home
  • Generous annual discretionary bonus
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • 10 days allocated development training per year
  • Contributory pension
  • Gym membership
  • Annual away days and social events