Job Type

Full Time


30+ days ago


Job Description


Role: Automation Engineer with JavaScript

Location: London

Required Skills:


Capability in Test Automation and setting up frameworks on multiple application types and platforms: Web, Service. The specific skillset as outlined below:

  • Can create automation scripts from scratch in programming languages - Java Script
  • Familiar with working in a BDD environment
  • Hands-on experience with Cucumber & Gherkin
  • Proficient using Selenium Web Driver
  • Experience of working within an Agile scrum team
  • Strong at user acceptance testing
  • Understanding and appreciation for Java and ideally worked closely with a Java development team
  • Experience of testing RESTful API's
  • Experience in testing automation within a continuous integration environment (ideally Jenkins )
  • Cross browser testing tools (ideally Sauce Lab)
  • Experience working with build tools like maven or gradle
  • Proficient in writing good selectors for identifying Webelements


Key responsibilities

  • Ensure the appropriate test coverage for functional and regression testing 
  • Participate, as a part of a Scrum team, in shaping User Stories and identifying acceptance criteria and key test scenarios 
  • Automate functional testing in sprint and maintaining regression packages
  • Understand and apply industry best practices, foster knowledge sharing to provide solutions for complex business problems where no precedent may exist, and ensure implementation of solutions where appropriate. .
  • Relentless focus on delivering business value through sound engineering methods and principles.



About Virtusa 

Teamwork, quality of life, professional and personal development: values that Virtusa is proud to embody. When you join us, you join a team of 21,000 people globally that cares about your growth — one that seeks to provide you with exciting projects, opportunities and work with state of the art technologies throughout your career with us.  

Great minds, great potential: it all comes together at Virtusa. We value collaboration and the team environment of our company, and seek to provide great minds with a dynamic place to nurture new ideas and foster excellence. 

Virtusa was founded on principles of equal opportunity for all, and so does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.