Senior Test Engineer

Job Title: Senior Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
Contact Details: Samantha Eaton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 27 days ago

We are seeking a Senior Test Engineer for a permanent role with a top financial service organisation. The purpose of this role is to take ownership of the testing landscape for Insurance and building test frameworks and recommending improvements. This role will also mentor the Test Analysts team.

About the Team:

A small team within the Insurances business of this organisation, reporting to a dedicated People Leader who builds a great culture within the environment.  They have a flexible working arrangement, they have knowledge sharing sessions, and also shared lunches.  There are many benefits of working for this organisation, which can be discussed if interested in the role.

The responsibilities in this role are:

  • Delivering quality application changes across the insurance technology platform
  • Mentoring/Coaching a team of 2 Test Analysts
  • Working alongside testers and developers to produce quality outcomes
  • Coordinating and delivering testing outcomes across multiple work streams
  • Ensuring changes are implemented according to the risk progress and policies
  • Identifying cause of loss and taking immediate and appropriate actions
  • To identify improvements within the tooling or frameworks being used

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Test Engineer experience across manual and automation
  • Must have experience with the Cypress framework
  • Understanding of BDD tools ie Cucumber
  • Experienced in the performance test tools (JMeter) and agile framework
  • Ability to implement and create automation strategy
  • Experience with testing and CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Grafana) and Cloud technology (preferrably Azure)
  • Coaching and mentoring experience a MUST
  • Preferred but not essential to have SQL, Azure DevOps, and Selenium testing tools
  • Excellent communication and relationship building with the stakeholders

If this sounds like you, APPLY now or send your updated CV with proven experience to

Vacancy # 109183