Flexible working hours
Income protection cover
Discounts on Hermes products

Senior Automation Tester

Vacancy Salary Up to £45,000 + bonus & benefits
Vacancy Location Leeds (LS1) & Morley (LS27)
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This is a Permanent, Full Time vacancy that's closing in 14 days.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Automation Tester to join us at our Head offices in Leeds, you will both across both our Leeds offices in Leeds Centre and Morley, Leeds 

Why Join our IT Testing Team?

As a business, Hermes is driven by our four values of; Do the right thing, Dare to be different, Strive for more and Be customer obsessed.  It’s because of these values that we are the UK’s leading consumer delivery service handling over 380 million parcels per year and still growing and our IT Testing team help to drive that growth.

You’ll gain experience in test methods, tools and techniques to enable their progression more complex projects or into standalone specialisms. You’ll This a role where you can really get stuck in, working in a fast paced agile environment, using eXtreme programming and software craftsmanship principles to produce high-quality solutions at speed.


What You’ll Do:

  • Create and run test scripts; contributing to the creation of re-usable test assets that both demonstrate the current state of the products under test and can be used to ascertain the status of future versions of the products under test.
  • Contribute to team evaluation of the products and services they support from small change up to strategic projects, identifying potential issues and escalating these to the function principle
  • Work within a delivery team where you’ll be empowered to propose decisions which may influence the success of projects and team objectives.
  • Take ideas / suggestions from peers and translate these into fully described proposals for improved working practices
  • Influence peers on potential process or tool improvements to assure the quality of the work that the team delivers
  • Develop your awareness of developing technologies and takes responsibility for driving their own development.

Essential skills and experience required:

  • You’ll have plenty of experience working within a Tester role ideally at a Senior level running and/or creating test scripts for a variety of complex applications.
  • Hold a ISTQB or ISEB qualification or equivalent
  • Experience of Apium and Selenium or similar test tools
  • You’ll be adept with FTP, XML Structures and API calls
  • Hands-on JIRA experience for transitioning user stories to completion
  • Ability to follow pre-authored regression scripts and to report accurately on the outcomes of these tests
  • Some experience of basic database interrogation
  • Computer literate and comfortable with Windows and Microsoft Office Applications


If you are ready to develop your career in an empowering, growing yet supportive business then why not join us? Clicking apply is the first step to ‘Being the Me in Hermes'  Apply Today!

There are lots reasons to join Hermes, but don’t just take our word for it, let our people tell you why they love working here; “Fun and fast-paced”, “Great choice of benefits”, “Great training and development”, “New challenges every day”, “The company  is growing fast”, “Working with like-minded people who are passionate about what they do”.


Flexible working hours


Income protection and life insurance cover


Discounts on Hermes products with over 1,000 retailers


Up to 26 days holiday


Health and well-being benefits and discounts


Bonus schemes


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