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Senior Test Automation Engineer


Posted on Mar 17, 2021 by TEKsystems

Zürich, Switzerland
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Title: Senior Test Automation Engineer
Start date: negotiable
Duration: initial 9 months contract (with option of extension)
Location: Zurich

We are currently looking for a Senior Software Test Automation Engineer with broad knowledge of testing methodologies, who understands the importance of where and when to use Manual, Automation or exploratory. Experience with complex systems within a large-scale IT programme is required.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Champion testing aspects for a containerized software solution, by taking the lead on test automation, test technology choices and testing best practices

  • Maintain an independent view of the solution, helping the development team to avoid blind spots and performance issues.

  • As part of a talented Scrum team actively contribute to sprint goals and continuous improvements.

  • Perform additional exploratory and manual testing whenever needed


  • Extended .NET and C# development experience

  • Experience joining an ongoing project within a complex domain

  • Knowledge of API testing and test automation concepts and platforms

  • Experience of working on the Linux Operating System

  • Experience developing automated testing solutions with diverse technologies and hands on, proven and demonstrable experience of designing, building and maturing automation frameworks from scratch

  • Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD)

IT Skills

  • Test automation expertise, including load testing, integration testing, acceptance testing and performance testing

  • Software development in C# .NET

  • Cloud solutions

  • Understanding of Micro services architecture and Docker are a plus

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Reference: 1131276899

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