Test Automation Lead

Job Title: Test Automation Lead
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
Contact Details: Renee Mouton
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Job Published: 12 days ago

Would you like to be part of a tight-knit testing team and help to fuel the team’s learning and development as well as work with the latest techniques in automation and agile? Join the team at Solnet!

We are seeking a unique Automation Lead who loves the Test / Dev environment, someone wants to make a difference and is passionate about the work they provide.  With so many automation roles around, this is certainly one of a kind that offers both the satisfaction and challenge most Automation experts are seeking! 

About the Company:

Solnet is a New Zealand owned and operated digital consulting firm supplying enterprise solutions to major corporate and public-sector clients across the country. The company prides itself on producing high quality solutions and being a trusted advisor and partner to clients thereby delivering the very best overall experience.

About the Team:

The team is best described as collaborative, down to earth and very passionate about what they do. They love the fact that their clients represent some of NZ top enterprises and care about delivering excellent client experiences. The team is very involved in working with the wider business and work in agile development teams with in-house project managers, business analysts and developers.

What You Will be Doing:

This Wellington based role will see you hands-on auto testing and leading the testing team, ensuring the successful delivery of quality and usable solutions to users and external customers. Working closely with the BAU and project teams, you will pay a key part in ensuring that solutions and testing strategy fit the business and project needs. 

This is a great chance for you to work with some of the best in this field and bring new knowledge and passion to add to the team. This is also a rare opportunity for a Senior Tester who is looking to progress their career into a lead role. In return you will be given plenty of opportunities to work on exciting projects and space to develop professionally.

What we are looking for:  

  • Extensive experience in all facets of automated and manual testing 
  • Experience in leading a testing team 
  • Experience with automated testing tools such as Selenium 
  • Working knowledge of using API testing tools such as Postman    
  • Experience working in an agile environment

So, if you want to join a reputable firm that values it's people, fosters an excellent company culture and has a huge pipeline of work please hit the "apply" button now, or call Renee Mouton on 04 471 5868. 

NOTE: For this role we will only consider candidates who are either NZ Citizens, Permanent Residents or in possession of a current NZ Work Visa.

Job Ref: 92781