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  • 11th Feb

    Test Engineer - Python Scripting

    — Appropriate for "Outside IR35"

    Location:
    Wiltshire
    Type:
    Salary:
    Up to £45 p/hour - Appropriate for "Outside IR35"
    Test Engineer Python, Scripting Wiltshire - Appropriate for "Outside IR35" 3-month initial contract opportunity for a Test Engineer with Python scripting skills that is appropriate for "Outside IR35".  What you'll be doing Working with a successful Wiltshire based company as a Test Engineer, using Python for writing automated tests in a Windows environment. What experience you'll need to apply for this role Test Engineer (Expert). Python (Advanced). Windows(Experienced). What you'll get in return for your experience The rate is up to £45 p/hour - However, all quotes from suitable candidates will be considered.  What's next? Please apply with your most up-to-date CV and I will be in touch to discuss further.
  • 17th Jan

    Senior Automation Test Engineer

    — Outstanding Digital Specialist, beautifully crafted products

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £50K-£65K
    Amazing culture, flexible working and work-life balance. Award-winning, dynamic industry leader producing beautifully crafted products. Define test scenarios on top digital application projects. Bristol’s most prestigious and highly rated digital agency are looking to further expand their innovative team working on a wide variety of international brand projects with the addition of a Senior Automated Test Engineer.  Working within compact Agile teams this is a big opportunity to drive things forward with Automation and quality assurance. What skills you’ll be needing Proven software quality assurance experience with a focus on web-based applications. Experience developing automated functional regression tests. Experience using the Rapid testing approach. Experience of Test Automation processes, tools and managing Continuous Integration. Knowledge of testing with C# based programming languages Experience with Agile methodologies (TDD, BDD, SCRUM, Kanban, etc) and associated tools (Rally, Jira) Experience of responsive cross-browser testing and using Performance/Load testing tools such as Jmeter. Experience with tools like Cucumber/Gherkin, Specflow, Burp suite, SmartBear, Selenium Knowledge of the use of Web services (SOAP & REST) and API Mocking (WireMock, Postman) Experience of SOA and Microservices in a Single Page Application (SPA) architecture Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (GitHub, GitFlow, Jenkins, Team City, Octodeploy) Ability to convey complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences What you’ll be doing You’ll be work closely with the product owner and project team to ensure acceptance criteria are accurate, clear and well defined. Influence the tool and technology selection. Define clear and well-written test scenarios, implement and execute those tests using test automation tools. Triage and lead the investigation into reported issues, ensure they are being properly tracked and work to actively prevent regressions. Help to define and develop the overall QA process with the lead QA/test automation analyst. Help scale up the current Test automation solution in place. To mentor other team members and to contribute to team best practices in Agile. Working cooperatively with existing colleagues to continue to develop the testing framework. Reviewing Pull requests identifying problems before they are committed. Attending the daily stand-ups for the technical workstreams they are responsible for. What you’ll get in return for your talents The standards are incredible high at this digital leader as they continue to deliver jaw-dropping products and solutions. There’s a competitive salary (£50-£65K) on offer plus 25 days holiday (you can buy an additional 5 or sell some), flexible hours, remote working (1-2 days per week), outstanding parental leave, generous pension, private healthcare, massive product discounts, cycle to work, Christmas and summer parties, football, yoga, book clubs, quizzes, cocktail trolley on Friday. Above all this is an amazing opportunity to join one of the UK's top digital businesses. What’s next If you love the sound of this then send in your CV to Tareek (tareek@adlib-recruitment.co.uk, 01179269530).
  • 15th Jan

    Automated Test Engineer

    — Award-winning, dynamic industry leader producing beautifully crafted products

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £35K-£50K
    Work-life balance, amazing culture and flexible working. Award-winning, dynamic industry leader producing beautifully crafted products. Use Cucumber, Gherkin and Selenium on top digital application projects. Bristol’s biggest digital agency are looking to further expand their outstanding team working on a wide mix of international brand projects with the addition of Automated Test Engineer.  Working in Agile teams this is an amazing opportunity to test your skills with the very best in the business! What skills you’ll be needing Proven software quality assurance experience with a focus on web-based applications. Experience developing automated functional regression tests. Experience using the Rapid testing approach. Experience of Test Automation processes, tools and managing Continuous Integration. Knowledge of testing with C# based programming languages Experience with Agile methodologies (TDD, BDD, SCRUM, Kanban, etc) and associated tools (Rally, Jira) Experience of responsive cross-browser testing and using Performance/Load testing tools such as Jmeter. Experience with tools like Cucumber/Gherkin, Specflow, Burp suite, SmartBear, Selenium Knowledge of the use of Web services (SOAP & REST) and API Mocking (WireMock, Postman) Experience of SOA and Microservices in a Single Page Application (SPA) architecture Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (GitHub, GitFlow, Jenkins, Team City, Octodeploy) Ability to convey complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences What you’ll be doing You’ll be work closely with the product owner and project team to ensure acceptance criteria are accurate, clear and well defined. Influence the tool and technology selection. Define clear and well-written test scenarios, implement and execute those tests using test automation tools. Triage and lead the investigation into reported issues, ensure they are being properly tracked and work to actively prevent regressions. Help to define and develop the overall QA process with the lead QA/test automation analyst. Help scale up the current Test automation solution in place. To mentor other team members and to contribute to team best practices in Agile. Working cooperatively with existing colleagues to continue to develop the testing framework. Reviewing Pull requests identifying problems before they are committed. Attending the daily stand-ups for the technical workstreams they are responsible for. What you’ll get in return for your talents The standards are incredible high at this digital leader as they continue to deliver jaw-dropping products and solutions. There’s a competitive salary (£35K-50K) on offer plus 25 days holiday (you can buy an additional 5 or sell some), flexible hours, remote working (1-2 days per week), outstanding parental leave, generous pension, private healthcare, massive product discounts, cycle to work, Christmas and summer parties, football, yoga, book clubs, quizzes, cocktail trolley on Friday. Above all this is an amazing opportunity to join one of the UK's top digital businesses. What’s next If you love the sound of this then send in your CV to Tareek (tareek@adlib-recruitment.co.uk, 01179269530).
  • 14th Jan

    QA Engineer (Senior & Lead)

    — Flexible/Remote Working

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    Negotiable (Please ask)
    Global business with rapid growth plans!  Progressive and adaptable technology exposure spread across multiple stacks. High-level creative solutions for global organisations and household names. A well-reputed digital tech consultancy is looking for a number of QA Engineers (from Senior to Lead/Manager level) with manual & automation expertise to join their outstanding team. With scope for rapid growth over the next couple of years, this opportunity will offer excellent scope for progression and a great chance to pick up a range of modern and emerging technology.  What skills you’ll need Proven test automation experience with either Selenium or Cucumber, with demonstrable ability to design & implement test automation frameworks.  Significant understanding of integration, user acceptance, performance, functional & non-functional system testing.  Good knowledge of administering a test management tool (HP ALM, QC, MTM etc.)  Awareness of the SDLC and where various testing tools are appropriate to use within the lifecycle.  Comfortable working in a highly changeable and Agile environment.  An ISTQB or similar would be beneficial. Any client-facing or consultative experience would be highly advantageous, but not essential.  What you’ll be doing Joining a rapidly growing team, you’ll work closely with developers, designers & analysts to ensure the successful and high-level delivery of creative & digital technology solutions across the company’s client base in the South West. You’ll be expected to take responsibility/ownership for defining automation test plans and supporting large & complex client test delivery, ensuring that it meets quality, time & cost objectives at all times. You’ll ;ead and take part in regular sprints, constantly reviewing test processes and practices to keep the team adaptable to change. There may be a client-facing element in this role as well. No day is the same, offering plenty of variety, exposure to a broad range of progressive technologies and an innovative team to collaborate with. There are opportunities in more hands-on oversight roles as well.  What you’ll get in return for your talents An incredible opportunity to work for a Times Top 50 Employer who’ve won awards for their flexibility in the workplace. They are offering a competitive salary with outstanding long term progression, training and development, access to courses and conferences alongside a formidable benefits package.  You can expect 25 days hols, annual bonus, healthy pension and a flexible benefits scheme tailored to your preferences!  This is a fantastic chance to be a key part of a growing technology team in stunning new offices designed to hold regular tech meetups, show and tells and drive innovation through their work. At Manager level the role will still be close to the tech but you will be more involved in technical direction & strategy.  What’s next? To hear more about this great opportunity, send your CV to Joe or give us a call to find out more. 
  • 13th Jan

    Software Test Engineer

    — Highly rewarding project base

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £35K - £45K
    World leading products. Flexible working hours, great progression and support. Build your automation skills.  A technology company whose products are used by scientists and engineers from a range of industries and organisations around the World are looking to expand their testing team in Bristol. They are looking for a dedicated & driven Test Engineer who is keen to progress their understanding of automation best practices.  What experience you’ll need Recent exposure to automation testing principles, preferably in a commercial environment.  Programming experience in C# or another object-oriented language. This role would suit somebody from a "Dev in Test" background.  ISTQB is desirable. Experience of Windows desktop/software applications would be preferable, but training is provided. Ability to work closely with developers and engineering specialists. You will have worked in an Agile/Scrum environment. What you’ll be doing As a member of a multi-disciplinary team you will contribute to the testing and documentation of software programs as part of the development of the company’s range of products. You will provide the software and embedded software test specifications, test cases and test automation suites necessary to provide robust and reliable software. You’ll be working within the software team (projects are usually 2-3 developers and 1 tester) using agile methods, participating in sprint planning, sprint reviews and retrospectives. Estimate tasks, write test schedules, write and execute story tests. You will also automate new functional test cases and run automated regression tests. You’ll be contributing to software testing standards and policies under the direction of the lead test engineer and dev manager. Over time you will gain a lot of knowledge, you must be committed to the sprint most of the time but you will have the opportunity to learn automation and pick up some great new skills. What you’ll get in return for your talents As well as getting paid a generous salary you will be entitled to 23 days holiday (increasing to 25 with service), flexi-time (core hours 10-12 and 2-3 Monday to Friday, 37.5 hour working week), healthcare cash plan, life assurance 4x salary, group personal pension scheme up to 6% contribution, company subsidized membership of local health clubs.. You will be eligible to participate in the company profit share scheme, cycle to work scheme, share incentive plan, free car parking and employee development.  What’s next? If you’d like to apply or find out more just give Joe a call!
  • 7th Jan

    Software Test Engineer

    — World-leading scientific technology

    Location:
    Malvern
    Type:
    Salary:
    £32K - £37K
    World leading products. Flexible working hours, great progression and support. Learn automation! A tech company whose products are used by scientists and engineers from a range of industries and organisations around the World are looking to expand their testing team in Malvern. They are looking for a couple of dedicated & driven Test Engineers who are keen on learning automation best practices.  What experience you’ll need Proven experience in manual testing. Exposure to automation test principles would be beneficial. Experience of Windows desktop applications would be preferable but training is provided. Any programming experience in C#, VB, C++ or any OO language would be advantageous. ISTQB is desirable. Ability to work closely with developers and engineering specialists. You will have worked in an Agile/Scrum environment. What you’ll be doing As a member of a multi-disciplinary team you will contribute to the testing and documentation of software programs as part of the development of the company’s range of products. You will provide the software and embedded software test specifications, test cases and test automation suites necessary to provide robust and reliable software. You’ll be working within the software team (projects are usually 2-3 developers and 1 tester) using agile methods, participating in sprint planning, sprint reviews and retrospectives. Estimate tasks, write test schedules, write and execute story tests. You will also automate new functional test cases and run automated regression tests. You’ll be contributing to software testing standards and policies under the direction of the lead test engineer and dev manager. Over time you will gain a lot of knowledge, you must be committed to the sprint most of the time but you will have the opportunity to learn automation and pick up some great new skills. What you’ll get in return for your talents As well as getting paid a generous salary you will be entitled to 23 days holiday (increasing to 25 with service), flexi-time (core hours 10-12 and 2-3 Monday to Friday, 37.5 hour working week), healthcare cash plan, life assurance 4x salary, group personal pension scheme up to 6% contribution, company subsidized membership of local health clubs.. You will be eligible to participate in the company profit share scheme, cycle to work scheme, share incentive plan, free car parking and employee development.  What’s next? If you’d like to apply or find out more just give Joe a call!
  • 11th Dec

    QA Engineer

    — Outstanding Products, Vue/React etc

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £20K-£25K
    Automation, creating test scripts, supporting junior testers. Fast-growing, progressive successful software house, R&D focus. Tech conferences, training and progression. An exciting opportunity for a QA Tester has arisen with a hugely successful company who produce some very smart software, including SAAS, for a variety of businesses - always with the aim to improve performance for their top clients. Would you like to join a group of talented testers and developers who are in an incredibly strong position due to their well-crafted products and dedicated client base? Then this could be the right move for you.What skills you'll need Proven commercial experience of website testing. Test case generation, creating manual test scripts etc. ISTQB Foundation Level Qualified. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Competent technical skills. Strong analytical skills, attention to detail and be a self-motivated. Experience of automation tools such as Selenium would be seen as a bonus. Knowledge of testing PHP based systems would be advantageous. What you'll be doingWorking closely with a team of highly skilled testers, you'll be testing a variety of web applications, websites and mobile for some top clients and brands. You will be able to show your attention to detail, problem solving  skills, good organisation and passion for technology in this role. You'll be involved in creating test plans, identifying & reporting any faults and taking ownership of the quality of the final product. You will be expected to contribute to the company culture of self-learning and knowledge sharing as well as looking to continuously improve company practices. This is an amazing opportunity giving you the chance to pick up vital skills for your future career and show leadership skills by supporting junior testers.What you'll get in return for your talentsIn return for your skills and hard work, you’ll be rewarded with a starting salary of up to £25K, a great package plus fantastic long term prospects as they have really big plans for the future. They have a fantastic working environment with a smart central office, an Agile/Scrum approach and a strong focus on learning and development including the opportunity to pursue courses, certification and tech conferences.  You'll get to be involved with regular events plus Friday beers, table football, regular socials, so this really is a brilliant, friendly and hardworking team to be a part of - they are really proud of what they produce, always sharing skills and ideas and constantly striving to produce their best software solutions yet.What's next?If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply now for more info!
  • 6th Dec

    Test Automation Engineer

    — shape direction of test automation strategy

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £33K - £48K
    Relaxed studio atmosphere with flexi-time & encouraged remote working options. Immersed in the industry with several hosted meet-ups (Women in Tech, Java SW, Scrum.org) Excellent access to courses & training in a collaborative working environment.  One of the UKs most established financial services company is looking for two Automation Test Engineers to join their digital studio in Central Bristol. The business operates across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North America, serving almost 19 million customers Worldwide. The Bristol technical team is c70 strong and you’ll be joining a relaxed but collaborative environment where remote working is encouraged. What skills you’ll need  Proven awareness experience of automated testing using Selenium. Experience of working in either a Java environment & good understanding of Java development principles. Ability to create and execute automation test scripts. Previous experience of Intelli J or Cucumber JVM would be beneficial. Proven track record of following Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban) as well as TDD/BDD principles. Any understanding of continuous integration and delivery is highly beneficial (Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins).  What you’ll be doing Working in dedicated Agile project teams you’ll support the successful integration of new functionality to their brand new digital banking platform for commercial and private banking customers by delivering robust automation processes. You’ll be responsible for delivering enterprise level automation frameworks to reliably test large scale web applications and drive their digital tranformation forward. Playing a crucial role in shaping their automation approach you’ll call on your technical expertise to implement tools & best practices, enhancing features & implementing new requirements where appropriate. There’s a real emphasis on collaboration in the digital studio and you’ll be strongly encouraged to bring forward new ideas & share your knowledge with the wider team. This a role offers a lot of variety in a supportive and driven environment. What you’ll get in return for your experience On top of a generous salary (£33 – 48K), you'll be offered a generous pension (10%), and you'll have access to a flexible benefits scheme which allows you to tailor your benefits package to suit your needs. The business is trying to build a relaxed but collaborative culture with casual attire around the office. They really immerse themselves in the tech industry, hosting a number of meet-ups including Java SW, Women in Tech and Scrum.org, as well as their own code club where people can come in to demo things that they’re building. There’s team nights out, wellness days, games and of course, the all-important fully stocked beer/wine fridge! There are endless opportunities for progression and personal development and this is a very exciting time to be joining them.  What next? This is a really exciting opportunity so if you’d like to hear more, email your CV to Ellen now!  
  • 5th Dec

    QA Engineer

    — Web/Apps/Mobile | Not-for-Profit Space

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £23K-£30K
    Award-winning Software House. Friendly, sociable and progressive environment. Website testing for variety of market leading & house hold name brands. One of Bristol’s most established and ambitious digital software houses are looking for a QA Engineer to join their fast growing and friendly team. With a growing presence in the Charity sector, you’ll join a talented team motivated to making a difference in the not-for-profit space. What skills you'll need Proven commercial experience of website testing. Test case generation, creating manual test scripts etc. Previous experience of Visual Studio Test Manager and Team Foundation Server would be advantageous. Good understanding of CMS, HTML and using browser developer tools to diagnose issues would be beneficial. Strong analytical skills, attention to detail and be a self-motivated. Knowledge of automation tools such as Selenium would be seen as a bonus. What you'll be doing Working closely with a team of highly skilled developers, you’ll be testing a variety of websites, web applications and mobile for some top clients and brands, as well as bespoke software solutions and Dynamics CRM systems. Working with tools such as Visual Studio Test Manager and Team Foundation Server, you’ll be responsible for creating test plans, identifying & reporting any faults and taking ownership of the quality of the final product. You will be expected to contribute to the company culture of self-learning and knowledge sharing, looking to continuously improve company practices. There’s an amazing opportunity here to pick up skills with automated test tools such as Selenium and get some really big-name client project experience. What you'll get in return for your talents Alongside the job satisfaction of working on an interesting mix of web and software projects for a business that rewards its staff regularly, you can expect some great benefits and incentives too.  There’s a competitive salary (£23-30K) annual bonus, paid staff events, access to training/certs, cycle parking and showers, pension, health plan and much more on offer here.  They have a very well positioned office near to a huge range of lunch options and a massive park as well as a short walk to Temple Meads train station. Don’t miss out on this big opportunity!   What's next? If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply now or contact Tareek (01179 269 530) for more info!
  • 3rd Dec

    QA Engineer

    — Web/Apps/Mobile | Not-for-Profit Space

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £23K-£30K
    Award-winning Software House. Friendly, sociable and progressive environment. Website testing for variety of market leading & house hold name brands. One of Bristol’s most established and ambitious digital software houses are looking for a QA Engineer to join their fast growing and friendly team. With a growing presence in the Charity sector, you’ll join a talented team motivated to making a difference in the not-for-profit space.What skills you'll need Proven commercial experience of website testing. Test case generation, creating manual test scripts etc. Previous experience of Visual Studio Test Manager and Team Foundation Server would be advantageous. Good understanding of CMS, HTML and using browser developer tools to diagnose issues would be beneficial. Strong analytical skills, attention to detail and be a self-motivated. Knowledge of automation tools such as Selenium would be seen as a bonus. What you'll be doingWorking closely with a team of highly skilled developers, you’ll be testing a variety of websites, web applications and mobile for some top clients and brands, as well as bespoke software solutions and Dynamics CRM systems. Working with tools such as Visual Studio Test Manager and Team Foundation Server, you’ll be responsible for creating test plans, identifying & reporting any faults and taking ownership of the quality of the final product. You will be expected to contribute to the company culture of self-learning and knowledge sharing, looking to continuously improve company practices. There’s an amazing opportunity here to pick up skills with automated test tools such as Selenium and get some really big-name client project experience.What you'll get in return for your talentsAlongside the job satisfaction of working on an interesting mix of web and software projects for a business that rewards its staff regularly, you can expect some great benefits and incentives too.  There’s a competitive salary (£23-30K) annual bonus, paid staff events, access to training/certs, cycle parking and showers, pension, health plan and much more on offer here.  They have a very well positioned office near to a huge range of lunch options and a massive park as well as a short walk to Temple Meads train station. Don’t miss out on this big opportunity!  What's next?If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply now or contact Tareek for more info!

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