Principal Test Automation Architect at Arm (Manchester, UK)
Location: Manchester, UK
Type: Full Time
Created: 2019-11-28 05:01:00
Principal Test Automation Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
A permanent Principal Test Automation Architect working in Manchester as part of an Engineering division for a world leading software technology organisation. In this job you will influence the testing strategy of our software architecture and provide leadership in testing aspects across the organization.
Your New Company
Our client has often been described as the UK’s leading technology company, operating globally across EMEA, North America and APAC. This includes the design and development of software that can be found in smart devices such as Samsung's Galaxy smartphones, Apple's iPad tablets, Amazon's Kindle e-readers, Nest's smart thermostats, Ford's cars, DJI's drones, Canon's EOS cameras and Fitbit's fitness trackers, but this barely scratches the surface.
Due to ongoing innovation development around software, we are looking for an experienced Principal Test Automation Architect to join our team in Manchester.
Your New Job
You will be responsible for developing a scalable test strategy to balance the needs of quality within business constraints.
You will work closely with the release technical leads to ensure the test architecture is robust, efficient and scalable to meet the needs of our product delivery schedules.
What you’ll need to succeed
The successful Principal Test Automation Architect will have a proven track record of analysing test strategy in complex software environments and steering test strategy in an organization spanning a wide geography. Experience of being accountable for analysing test coverage and maintaining efficiency would be ideal. Solid understanding of software development ideally with C, C++ or python background would be a plus.
Candidates should demonstrate the ability of managing test configurations and designing test architectures. Exhibiting leadership skills within this role will be advantageous as you will be working in collaboration with your teams.
What you’ll get in return
You will be offered a competitive market salary, plus generous employee benefits package. This includes a two-tiered cash reward scheme that runs alongside your basic salary. You’ll receive training and support and global career opportunities are possible. You’ll enjoy an exciting and forward-thinking environment with modern tools and technology to get your job done, working with hardworking, ambitious, like-minded individuals.
What you need to do next
Hit apply now – Let us know you’re interested, we will assess your application and if suitable we will get straight back to you.