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Senior QE - Automation Engineer

At Slalom, Quality Assurance is dedicated to maximising the value and effectiveness of our delivery teams by bringing modern, innovative testing techniques and tools to our solutions and our clients. Our team of experienced quality assurance professionals embrace collaborative, agile testing processes and focus on enabling whole-team ownership of quality.

One of our fastest-growing capabilities in London is Technology Enablement, which uses agile engineering to deliver custom-built digital products and solutions. We are looking for full-time QA professional to join our London-based Technology team.

This role requires working with project leadership and contributors, to define Test Automation strategy and drive implementation for a variety of Slalom clients.


  • Perform all aspects of automated testing for client engagements
  • Develop detailed testing approach and plans for specific test areas or overall plans for small to medium size projects
  • Produce status reports and quality metrics
  • Facilitate defect triage and manage overall defect resolution process
  • Conduct test case reviews and ensure requirements traceability, proper coverage
  • Design test cases and execute all types of testing (e.g. functional, integration, end-to-end) on all variety of platforms (e.g. mobile, web, portal frameworks)
  • Assist project teams in determining appropriate quality goals and acceptance criteria
  • Mentor junior members of the QA team and perform all responsibilities of the QA Analyst when required


  • Professional coding experience in C#, Java, JavaScript or Ruby
  • UI Test automation experience (e.g. Selenium, Protractor, Watir)
  • Experience in all phases of the software and testing lifecycle, inception through deployment
  • Strong functional testing background, including defining test strategy, test planning, test case design, and execution
  • Project experience using an Agile methodology (e.g. Scrum)
  • Experience with test management tools (e.g. TestRail, HP ALM)
  • SQL proficiency
  • Mixed experience in various QA-related roles such as: 
  • Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)
  • Automation tester or automation framework developer
  • Manual functional tester
  • Performance test engineer
  • Defect manager
  • QA tools, reporting, and metrics specialist
  • Mobile or web UX tester
  • Test environment or test data coordinator/lead

Desired Qualifications:

  • Unit and integration testing
  • Service / API testing
  • Performance/load testing
  • DevOps / build engineering
  • Infrastructure / Cloud testing
  • Application security testing
  • Custom test tool development
  • Mobile application automation
  • Project management, Scrum master
  • Business requirements analysis
  • Consulting experience

About us

Slalom is a modern consulting firm focused on strategy, technology, and business transformation. In 29 markets across the U.S., U.K., and Canada, Slalom's teams have autonomy to move fast and do what's right. They're backed by regional innovation hubs, a global culture of collaboration, and partnerships with the world's top technology providers.​​​​​

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, Slalom has organically grown to over 7,000 employees. We were named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2018, Consulting Magazine Best Firms to Work For 2018, Vitality Britain’s Healthiest Workplace 2017, Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2018. We are regularly recognized by our employees as the best place to work.

With our UK office having opened in 2014, we offer our team and clients the energy of a nimble start-up, supported by thousands of seasoned leaders, industry experts and alliance partners from across the global organisation.

Slalom is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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