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Mphasis UK Ltd
in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Jan 20
Mphasis UK Ltd
in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Jan 20
Automation Tester


Automation Tester

Opening Date – 6 Jan 2020

Closing Date – 3 Feb 2020

Job Title – Automation Tester

Salary - Competitive

Work Location - Edinburgh

Experience - Relevant experience

Qualification – Graduate/Diploma degree


Job Responsibilities


  • Performs complex testing tasks to assure that developed products meet design specifications and are within total quality management limits and standards.
  • Tests, debugs, documents, validates and installs basic hardware and software testing tasks in accordance with industry best practices and specific internal procedures and standards.
  • Reviews/Generates complex test plans, test case data, procedures and testing scripts based upon functional specifications to meet business needs.
  • Utilizes software testing tools and assists in developing test software for use in automated test activities.
  • Develops project plans, maintains metrics and interfaces with various engineering, operations groups and vendors to achieve desired improvement goals.
  • Documents and shares all test results; Responds to developers' questions about the results to communicate status and ensure understanding.
  • Provides work training and mentoring to less experienced personnel.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.


Essential Skills


  • Relevant experience in testing or automated role
    o Automating functional aspects of software
           § Web based on 2 browsers
           § Stand-alone Executable
           § Microsoft
    o Automating regression test sets
    o Experience with Behaviour driven test frameworks
    o Scripting skills in at least one scripting language
    o Programming skills are a plus
         § .NET
         § Java
    o Working with either:
        § Infrastructure deployment lifecycle
        § Software deployment lifecycle
    o Using Issue-tracking tooling
       § Jira
      § ALM
      § Bugzilla
      § Mantis
    o Has performed manual test execution
    o Comfortable estimating effort for work
    o Quick learner
    o Can inform automation strategy at various test levels, (unit -UAT)
    o Comfortable either leading, or working within a small team