Freelance Automation Engineer

Digital London, United Kingdom


Position at Tribal Worldwide

We are looking for a freelance Automation Tester / QA Tester to support the Lead QA and Senior QA Manager within our tech team here at Tribal Worldwide. The successful applicant will have skills in Functional & Regression testing along with Automation and Performance testing and so must have a solid grounding in programming and analysis.

It is also essential for this Automation Tester / QA Tester position that you are a self-motivated team player, capable of taking ownership of defects throughout the lifecycle as well as evaluating testing requirements.

Key Skills and Experience

  • Automation testing (using Selenium with Gherkin or Cucumber methods)
  • Experience testing in web environments
  • API testing experience
  • Knowledge of SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) and STLC (Software test life cycle) standard
  • Experience in creating, executing and maintaining test cases as well as test plans
  • Experience with QA tools (JIRA) and processes
  • Execute manual test scripts and log defects
  • Good general IT knowledge


  • Programming skills ideally Java
  • IT or Computing degree or technical subject (ideal but not mandatory)

Key personal skills and competencies

  • Strong analytical, diagnostic and creative problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision as well as ability to work effectively as a team member
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to work equally well with both technical and non-technical personnel
  • Quick learner