Automation Tester

City of London, UK
Salary 35000 - 40000 SALARY
Closing date
17 May 2021

Job Details

Join us as an Automation Tester with the Bank of England

(London, Full-time, Permanent)


At Capita, we support clients across a range of sectors, including local Government, central Government, Education, Transport, Health, Life and Pensions, Insurance, Banking and other private sector organisations. We support with expertise applied by the talent across our business in combination with technology, insight and analytics to keep our clients ahead of change, sharper than competitors and more efficient than ever ??? and we always need new talent to help us achieve our goals.


The Technology division manages and supports all aspect of technology delivery across the Bank, from maintaining critical systems which underpin the UK economy, to providing big data analytics, implementing comprehensive cyber security programmes and introducing innovative solutions in support of a digital workplace.

Technology???s key objective is to support all other areas of the Bank in achieving our collective mission to promote the good of the people of the UK by maintaining monetary and financial stability. This is achieved through the delivery of appropriate, high performing, resilient solutions and information services across the organisation and externally.

Technology is structured around a simple operating model: Analyse-Deliver-Service-Secure. This model ensures transparency and effectiveness in our delivery, prioritisation and cost base for IT services and promotes close working relationships with colleagues across the Bank so that we can all deliver with pace and agility.




Technical - Essential

??? Experience in the following automated testing tools: UFT, Axe and Eggplant.

??? Knowledge covering the complete project life cycle in a structured environment (both iterative/agile and waterfall).

??? Strong commercial awareness.

??? Knowledge of a range of testing types including functional, non-functional, regression, integration, UAT and OAT.

??? Knowledge of testing involving both internal and 3rd parties.

??? Knowledge of risk analysis and Risk Based Testing.

??? Knowledge of defect management and test management tools.

??? Good knowledge of the Microsoft Office toolset (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

Technical - Desirable

Development languages, e.g. VisualBasic, Java and C#.

Personal :

??? Articulate, assertive and persuasive with the ability to use appropriate communication channels, adapting style and approach to suit the audience; able to build effective relationships.

??? Planning and definition capability with a pragmatic approach.

??? Attention to detail, meticulous with a desire to 'test to break': a Quality advocate.

??? Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

??? Able to communicate effectively with all testing stakeholders to produce clear test artefacts.

??? Strong analytical and facilitation skills to ensure business needs and effective solutions can be clearly and rapidly understood and delivered.

??? Highly productive with optimal time management skills.

??? Able to work to deadlines achieve results under time pressure without compromising quality.

??? Influencing skills and commercial awareness.

??? Resilient in the face of challenges and able to use a detailed knowledge of the fundamentals of testing to provide creative solutions.

Please note: Successful applicants will be expected to go through vetting and Security Clearance

We look forward to hearing from you and wish you the very best of luck with your application

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