Test Automation Engineer Life feels better when you love your job… Here at Vanquis we do, and it is what we believe has contributed most to our success. Our business has grown so much since we started in 2002 and we've achieved this growth by encouraging our employees to put ideas forward, make decisions and constantly improve the service we provide for our customers. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our Operational Engineering team as an Automation Tester where you will utilise testing experience across web and mobile applications. Working in an agile environment you will be responsible for providing technical solutions for a range of prototypes. Working within this team you will work closely with the change and technology team as well as wider product teams to ensure business requirements are delivered to an exceptional standard. Key Skills: Typically, a minimum of 3 years working within a variety of test frameworks and methodologies in particular Agile. Good interpersonal; organisational and communication skills. Articulate, be assertive and persuasive with the ability to use appropriate communication channels (written and verbal), striving to adapt style and approach to suit the audience Sound knowledge of Testing Principles with the ability to manage a variety of testing types for example: System Test, SIT, UAT and Performance testing in a moderate to borderline complex project environment Ability to handle multiple tasks assigned to them and handle stressful situations with perseverance and professionalism Team player who is able to build a good rapport with developers through to business stakeholders Understanding of tools and principles used in ALM: Automated software testing, Agile – Scrum/Kanban, Manual Testing, User Acceptance Testing Responsibilities include: Contribute confidently to robust, high-performing and scalable test solutions (manual and automated) Contribute to the maintenance of Test Frameworks for IT products in the Bank Contribute to Agile ALM including refinement, planning, release and retrospective sessions Seeks to improve processes and way of working to align with the IT Model and the wider Vanquis Bank model Proficient in test planning, preparation, execution and closure/ reporting of multiple types of testing ranging from System testing, SIT, UAT and Performance testing Partner with project team, technology/development teams and business stakeholders to understand the project requirements, identify UAT scenarios and maintain UAT test scenario relationships to business requirements to ensure that the user experience meets the business requirements as expected and confirm business objectives are met Comply with the organisations Information Security Policy, and all subordinate policies and local procedures. Protect the organisation assets in line with the requirements set out in the Acceptable Use Policy. Please note: Once the closing date has been reached we will review all CVs. Should we wish to progress your application we will contact you within four weeks of the closing date. If you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful. On occasion, we identify alternative roles that may be suitable for applicants and therefore we may retain your CV for up to 6 months for this purpose. If you do not wish us to contact, you or hold your CV on file for 6 months please contact us. We welcome applications from every area of the community, regardless of age, gender, race, nationality, colour, ethnic origin, disability, sexuality, religion or beliefs, and believe that everyone should be treated fairly and consistently. We are TCF (Treating Customers Fairly) ambassadors and believe that everything we do as a company should benefit our customers.