Automation Tester


Automation Tester

Do you want to work in exciting projects at renowned clients? At ALTEN we believe that knowing and meeting the expectations of our consultants is a key factor in our success. Our consultants make the difference. Do you want to make the difference too?

We are now looking for a Automation Tester to address one big company in a big client with representation in Portugal.

Description of the Project:

We are looking for a passionate and proactive Test Automation Engineer to join our Product Development’s Integration and Verification Team. In this role you will be responsible to perform a subset of all the software engineering activities required to integrate, verify and manage the evolutions for a new product to the Transportation market. An active participation in team decisions to continuously improve software, methods and product quality is expected.


Key Responsibilities:

As a Test Automation Engineer you will participate in the planning, preparation, execution and reporting of testing activities.

Your duties will include but not limited to:

  • Design and develop test automation scripts and find solutions for automation problems;
  • Execute different types of testing (e.g. functional, integration, end-to-end) on different platforms (web, API) to ensure the quality, reliability and scalability of our solution;
  • Identify, analyze and report defects, errors and inconsistencies in software outputs and follow up on them until closure,
  • Prepare definition documents, test reports and produce release documentation (or participates in their preparation);
  • Contribute to defining best testing practices and promote the adoption of new testing techniques for our team.



Candidate should be able to present:


Base Qualifications:

-       MSc / BS degrees in Computer Science, Engineering or similar;

-       Good knowledge of software development lifecycle;

-       2+ years experience in test automation or software development;

-       1+ years experience in python/java;

-       Javascript knowledge;

-       GIT knowledge;

-       Experience with Continuous integration/delivery tools (e.g. Jenkins);

-       Project experience using Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban);

-       Excellent communicator with strong analytical and problem-solving skills;

-       Fast learner, willing to experiment new technologies and processes;

-       Fluency in English (spoken and written).


Plus Qualifications:

-       Good knowledge of quality assurance software testing and elaboration of test cases;

-       Knowledge in JIRA;

-       Experience with test management tools (e.g. Xray, TestRail);

-       Performance testing skills (e.g. JMeter);

-       General UNIX knowledge;

-       API Testing experience with SOAPUI, Postman or equivalent;

-       Experience with API automation testing and UI automation testing (web applications);

-       Experience with test automation frameworks (e.g. Robot Framework) and Cucumber (Gherkin);

-       ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL).


If you want to embrace in a new and challenging opportunity, please send us your application!


Publication date 09/11/2021
Location Aveiro - Porto | Portugal
Category Consultants
Recruiter Nathalie MADEIRA
Application deadline 31/12/2021
Reference Number AD003418