Test Automation Engineer

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance
Main location: United Kingdom, England - North West, Manchester
Position ID: J0822-1650
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 Automation Engineers are trusted to work closely with a wide range of clients on exciting projects with real-world purpose and impact. We are looking to bring on board Engineers with Telco experience to work with one of our global clients.

CGI was voted a ‘Best Workplace’ by Great Place To Work in 2021, and offers a competitive salary, excellent pension, private healthcare, plus a share scheme (3% + 3% matching) which makes you a member not just an employee. We are committed to inclusivity, building a genuinely diverse community of tech talent and inspiring more women to pursue careers in our sector. We won ‘Best Tech Employer’ at the 2022 Women in Tech Employer Awards.

We are happy to discuss remote or hybrid working.

At CGI you’ll be part of an open, friendly community of experts. We’ll train and support you in taking your career wherever you want it to go.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

You will join a collaborative team as an Automation Test Engineer. You will be working as a cross-functional engineer, driving effective delivery of quality software products.

Within a wider team designing, coding, building and testing solutions, your role will involve providing quality assurance across each of these areas. As part of the team, you will also support more junior members of the squad with manual and automated tests, and raise issues where required.

A CGI career within our Agile Tribe will let you stand out, influence and shape a UK team, backed by one of the largest independent technology and business services companies in the world.

You’ll also discover:

● High-profile, interesting projects
● Training and support
● Impactful work that makes a real difference in our communities

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

● Experience in one or more of C# or Java, browser stack, Appium will be advantageous
● Experience in an Agile environment – applied Scrum, Kanban or SAFe, with training in at least one Agile methodology
● ISTQB Certification (Foundation and Agile Extension)
● Experience applying TDD or BDD, and experience creating automated test scripts
● Knowledge of automation test tools and technologies such as Selenium, Java, SQL, cucumber, eclipse, HP ALM, Jenkins, JIRA, JMeter, J Unit, C#, HTML, and Loadrunner
● A working knowledge of DevOps and Lean software development is desirable



  • C#
  • DevOps
  • Java
  • 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.