Software Test Automation Engineer

Qualifications:
* The consultancy support for this work requires a software test automation engineer with the following qualifications: 
1.   The  candidate  has  relevant  and  recent  experience  in  system  and  software  testing  (certifications will be an advantage). 
2.   The  candidate  has  relevant  and  recent  experience  in  using  testing  tools  (e.g.  Jira,    TestRail), automated test frameworks (e.g. Selenium, Gauge) and methodologies (e.g. Agile).  
3.   The candidate has proven and extensive experience in scripting, using a variety of tools and systems. 
4.   The  candidate  has  relevant  and  recent  experience  in  verifying  functional  and  non-functional requirements. (e.g. development of test cases, test data, etc.). 
5.   The  candidate  has  relevant  and  recent  experience  in  working  with  a  software  development team. 
6.   The candidate is able to speak and write fluent English since the work is conducted in English. 
7.   The  candidate  has  a  NATO  SECRET  security  clearance,  provided  by  the  national  security organization valid at the time of submission of the bid covering the period of the requirement. 
8.   The candidate must have the nationality of one of the NATO nations. 
* Practical experience in one or more of the following areas is also desirable: 
1.   The candidate has relevant and recent knowledge in the usage of NIRIS or other NATO tools supporting Situational Awareness. 
2.   The candidate has a good understanding of networking protocols (e.g. TCP, UDP) and (message-oriented) application protocols (e.g. HTTP, HTTPS, AMQP). 
3.   The  candidate  has  experience  in  continuous  software  integration  and  automated  testing.

Duties:
* Under   the   direction/guidance   of   the   product   owner,   technical   architect   and   a   test   manager/director the software test automation engineer will work on automating current test procedures, execute (automated) test procedures and report test results. He or she is expected also  to  be  part  of  next  version  baseline  testing,  using  the  automated  improvement  steps  implemented and monitoring the test automation system(s).  
* The software test automation engineer will perform the following activities:     
-    Drive  the  progress  of  test  automation,  with  the  priority  focus  to  achieve  the  more  significant reduction of manual testing first  
-    Develop/conduct unit and automated testing of software components     
-    Develop/support manual test procedures if required      
REMOTE WORKING/HOMEWORKING

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