Test Automation Lead

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
Main location: United Kingdom, England - London, London
Position ID: J0822-0469
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

Break our best to make it better and put yourself at the centre of a digital revolution.

At CGI, our Test Automation Lead are trusted to work closely with a wide range of clients on exciting projects with real-world purpose and impact.

The Automation Test Lead works as a part of Agile Team & Project to ensure that all projects deliver solutions that meet requirements and quality standards.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Reviewing the Automation Test code
• Taking part in the planning and design processes
• Writing scalable and robust frameworks that can be used to automate tests
• Attending daily scrum meetings
• Provides mentoring to team members
• Support projects in set up of test plans and coordinate testing activities: test planning, test case preparation, test data preparation, test execution, set up test environment, defect logging, analysis and reporting
• Ensure correct reporting on testing progress & status
• Lead a team of QA Automation resource and train them in core Java development

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Good logical and analytical skills
• Experience with Selenium
• Strong Java8 experience
• Worked on Spring, Maven/Gradle framework
• Experience in testing RESTful APIs
• Proficient in SQL queries, Data Analysis, Data Validation
• Experience in Data Warehouse testing
• Agile, DevOps and Continuous Integration and Delivery
• Create Automation Regression pack
• Have experience working in DevOps environment and Continuous Integration Systems
• Worked in Agile (Scrum/Kanban) software development methodology
• Relevant experience as team leader testing in the banking environment
• Experience with ALM, JIRA
• Experience in a financial domain (capital markets, transaction banking, and wealth management) and/or related support functions



  • Finance
  • Java
  • Leadership
  • SQL

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.