Senior Software Engineer in Test – Automation

Work type:
Auckland, New Zealand
Closing date:
  • Work on large global transactions for top-tier financial services clients
  • Be heard with a communicative leadership team who values your input
  • Be a lead tester and the SME as we transition to the latest automation technologies

As the leading global provider of Software Solutions for Financial Services, you’ll work with passionate & enthusiastic colleagues in delivering out next-generation Software, Sonata.


What you’ll be doing

Take accountability in driving quality assurance and innovation through top of the line automated testing techniques and tools. You’ll also be responsible for reviewing and contributing to technical designs, creating and developing a test plan, implementation and execution of automated tests, frameworks and managing related assets.


Your new team

Reporting to the Development Manager, an inspiring and collaborative leader who continually encourages self-development through allocated training time as well as the opportunities to understand aspects outside of your scope if interested.

Main activities

  • Be involved in daily stand-ups and requirement walkthroughs
  • Lead, mentor and coach other Quality Business Analysts to provide quality assurance of system implementations by testing and verification
  • Implement and develop automated testing practices
  • Conducts analysis from solution document and complete requirements traceability matrix
  • Design and create test scripts using VB Script and /or Python
  • Contribute to the building of a Continuous Integration (CI) environment
  • Identify required improvements in the test and development processes

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • At least 5 years of proven experience developing automated test systems using Test Complete (VBScript or Java Script) for both web and windows applications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly and appropriately to different levels of the Bravura organisation.
  • Demonstrated experience in the delivery of complex automated test solutions to budget, time and quality.
  • A firm understanding of risk-based and high value testing
  • Strong customer focus, excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Passion for improving code quality through interaction with development team.
  • Understands and utilises relevant SDLC methodologies, especially Agile development practices
  • UI object recognition and customisation in test tools
  • Web & API Testing tools like Selenium & SoapUI
  • Programming languages like VB Script & Groovy and object-oriented programming.

Benefits and Remuneration 

  • Experienced, respectful and supportive upper management team
  • Flexible working policy
  • Open and flat work structure
  • Reward and be rewarded for your hard work
  • Comprehensive benefits scheme with a focus on our employee’s well-being
  • Competitive foosball and pool tournaments
  • Friendly, fun, equal and collaborative team
  • Located in Takapuna, a close walk to the local beach, cafes and shops #LI-PRIORITY

Apply now

If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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