QA Automation Test Engineer (SDET)
QA Automation Test Engineer (SDET)
Manchester £65000 - £75000 per annum
Permanent | BW/QA-SDET/30.07.20_1596099546
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Senior QA Test Engineer - Automation, SpecFlow, C# .NET, Selenium, Protractor, Agile, SDET

Excellent salary on offer

Applause IT is currently recruiting for a Senior QA Test Engineer (SDET) to join this internationally renowned big data software organisation working in financial analytics on a full-time permanent basis. The business is investing millions into new technology and has a need to grow its automation testing team.

The Senior QA Test Engineer (SDET) will be joining a highly skilled team of experienced testers who play a fundamental role in maintaining the businesses excellent reputation. This is an extremely technical and complex position that will require a strong knowledge of automation testing as well as .Net Development. The Senior QA Test Engineer will be joining a small dedicated automation team in Manchester. However, the business employs nearly 15,000 globally and you will be required to collaborate with internationally distributed engineering teams.

Your role will be to design and implement automation test frameworks from scratch for microservice architectures. You will also be responsible for verifying technical aspects of the implementation including the performance and scalability of the solution.

The successful Senior QA Test Engineer will be a true leader, who is passionate about technology and can work in agile environments. This business is a flexible employer and offer an excellent package. You will also have fantastic career prospects both in terms of role progression and skill enhancement.


  • Proven experience in designing and implementing automation test frameworks from scratch, especially for a microservice based architecture.
  • Extensive experience with Specflow
  • Experience with Docker, Ansible or Puppet
  • Practical experience with Service Layer Testing including but not limited to Rest APIs, XML, JAXB, JSON in creating a layered system.
  • Experienced with .Net based Automation frameworks using C#
  • Experience in implementing automation solutions within an Agile development lifecycle.
  • Strong Knowledge of Java Script framework such as NodeJS, Angular JS and Type Script

Please click 'APPLY' to send your CV and to find out more information. If you have any questions prior to applying, then please email Ben Whitmarsh at

Senior QA Test Engineer - Automation, SpecFlow, C# .NET, Selenium, Protractor, Agile

*The successful candidate will start on a full-time remote working basis, due to COVID-19. However, candidates should be within a commutable distance of Manchester City Centre. *

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