Software Automation Engineer


Job Description:

Tribe Recruitment ltd

About the Company

Our client is built on innovative hardware solutions that are revolutionising the global customer payment experience. We attract leading engineering and design talent due to the unprecedented ‘once in a career’ opportunity in front of us - intersecting complex, hi tech products with global payment change. Our New Zealand based engineering team is beating giant global competitors through its outstanding inventiveness. If chasing excellence in world-changing tech is what you’re about – there has never been a better time to join us.


We are looking for Automation Test Engineers to join our Software team based in Auckland. We have a large Test Practice, and you would be joining a very collaborative team. On a day to day basis you’ll be focused on

Attending all regular scrum team ceremonies to understand new features under development giving feedback on testing requirements

Working closely with the developers to ensure delivery quality meets acceptance criteria

Giving status updates to the team on progress to delivery plan for automation

Design and develop automation scripts to validate features developed for new capabilities to meet customer requirements

Committing new automation scripts into the regression suite and validating before releasing to the regression and integration testing team

Ensure development standards are maintained and meets the overall automation framework guidelines

Integrating the automation framework with our robotics and mechatronics engineering team

Monitor automation outputs and update script issues and working with the functional team if environmental or software defects have been identified

Completing demos of new feature automation to the regression and integration testing team


We are looking for someone with a strong testing mindset, developed through years of testing experience and continuous education. You will be part of a high performing team that are passionate about their job and work hard to get projects across the line. Our ideal candidate will have

Strong software engineering experience in either test automation or development roles using testing methodologies and processes

Solid experience of Java or C++ experience or related transferrable experience

Experience with HTTP and REST API’s

An interest in IoT technologies

An interest in IoT technologies

Understanding of the software development lifecycle

Experience of testing of embedded software or a related technology stack

Experience working with Agile development methodology

Able to demonstrate an example of testing maturity with regards to measurability and repeatability

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Information & Communications Technology / I.T.

Tribe Recruitment ltd

Posted on: 

26 April 2022