Automation Engineer/Software Tester

  • Rock Recruiters Ltd
  • Málaga, Spain
  • Mar 17, 2020
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Job Description

My Client is an International award winning software house with a global client base and partners. They have a long-standing reputation for quality and innovation in this market.

With their development hub in Malaga where they have a talented team of software engineers and testers driven to make an impact within a fun, collaborative working environment.

We can offer the right candidates the opportunity to: ·

Join an exciting, growing, dynamic & sociable company. ·

Deliver core strategic solutions to major national and international customers.

Join a talented delivery focused team ·

Career & salary progression in line with contribution ·

Live and work in Malaga, with opportunities to work from our office in London from time to time

QA and Testing forms a fundamental part of the services that our client offer and on completion of orientation & training successful candidates will have a general appreciation of the insurance industry, a detailed understanding of our clients’ business and their specific business processes.


The ideal candidate for this role will be a Tester with varied experience.

  • You will be mainly building and maintaining an automated test suite but some manual testing will be required.
  • Experience writing low level test plans and scripts is essential.
  • An understanding of SQL would also be useful.
  • You should enjoy working with others but be capable of working independently.
    We need you to demonstrate the capability to operate flexibly within a challenging environment and ideally show us a track record based upon experience and/or a strong academic career that includes:

Your ability to learn new business concepts and technical solutions quickly ·

Excellent problem solving skills ·

Excellent English language and general communication skills

Key responsibilities will include:

1. Working closely with the Development (Malaga) & Analysis (London) teams, you will test newly developed software, existing software upgrades and deployments, where appropriate enhancing the tools we use to improve testing efficiency and identify vulnerable areas of the software. You will work on both manual and automated testing.

2. Maintain logs and manuals to document work and status of project.

3. Manage, document, and control the testing process on a piece of project work.

4. Share knowledge and information with other members of the Development, Analysis and QA/Testing teams, both in Malaga & London.

Critical competencies include:

  • Qualification: a completed degree in computer science, software engineering, mathematics or physics;
  • Experience testing both web and desktop applications
  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently with minimum guidance
  • Self-starter and innovative.
  • Push the boundaries of testing through the whole process
  • Forming deep partnerships with development and analysis teams
  • Strong logical, analytical, and troubleshooting skills, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with customer testing and deployment
  • Passion for solving problems and identifying new ones
  • Ability to write test automation scripts from scratch