Lead Test Automation Engineer

Job Title: Lead Test Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: CBD & Inner Suburbs
Reference: 908935
Job Published: October 22, 2019 09:45

Job Description

About the Role
Troocoo has partnered with a top tier Australian Utilities Company to hire a Lead Test Automation Engineer to be a part of their Agile squad. This opportunity is a hands-on role working within a DevOps model to lead a team of software developers and automation test engineers. 

The Lead Test Automation Engineer will be responsible for:
  • Coaching, managing and leading a team to build automated environments.
  • Create CI/CD pipelines.
  • Create BDD tests and implement automated solutions to bring improvements to the team.
  • Support squad adoption of common frameworks, patterns and standards.
  • Engage with stakeholders to identify and deliver automation business processes that add value.
  • Support DevOps transformation.
What you'll need to succeed: 
  • 3-5 years of hands on experience in software development using .NET and C# and automated testing.
  • Experience in DevOps practices/tools.
  • Experience applying your knowledge of testing processes, practices and technologies across the entire test lifecycle.
  • Strong ability to write scripts in Python, Bash, or Shell.
  • Strong ability to work with ambiguity and find workable solutions.
  • Demonstrated experience applying TDD and BDD practices in addition to CI/CD practices using Octopus, TFS, Git, or Visual Studio.
  • Demonstrated experience working with AWS cloud environment.
If this sounds like something you would be interested in, we can't wait to hear from you! For further information about this exceptional opportunity, please email Sofia Rodriguez at or call on 07 3054 1144
for a confidential discussion.