Senior Test Automation Engineer - Sunderland

Senior Test Analyst

Ref: 519Tuesday 19 July 2022

£48k + 4 days WFH per week

Do you feel stuck in your current role with no opportunities to progress or appreciation? 

I'm recruiting for a company that puts a lot of effort into learning and development - and will put you on the path to the next level in your career.

This is a place where people's good work is recognised and rewarded.

This company is based in Sunderland but you only have to be the office as little as 1 or 2 days per week.

They have 10 million customers in the Insurance and Financial sectors.

You'll be working in large domains with over 28 applications.

You’ll ideally come from a software Testing background, with experience of:

  • Automation and Manual Testing
  • Selenium and Cucumber
  • Agile environment


Don’t let the Netflix documentary on Sunderland put you off, with this role you’ll have views of the River Wear and Northern Spire bridge from the office.

You’ll be fully remote currently and can still work remotely 3-4 days when things get back to normal.

This company has consistently grown their technology team over the past few years and now have an experienced team with a collaborative culture they are very proud of.

You’ll receive a whole host of benefits such as:

  • Flexible working hours over a 37.5 hour work week
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • 25 days annual leave - which increases up to 30 with tenure (then bank hols on top!)
  • Ability to buy/sell 5 days of annual leave
  • Onsite parking and subsidised restaurant
  • Access to online training and mentoring
  • At least 1 personal development day per month
  • Optional healthcare plan and Virtual GP services


You’ll join a team with a high level of coding standards and practises:

  • Object Oriented, design patterns, testing approaches and willing/able to code in multiple languages/technologies


You’ll be encouraged to learn and take control of your own career’s development, within your area of expertise.

You'll have the opportunity to mentor apprentices and junior/mid quality engineers

So they’ll trust you, they’ll train you and they’ll look after you.

How to apply

If you’d like to explore this opportunity further, apply via this ad, email your CV to christian@hainton.com or call the office on 01642 271428.

You can also book in a call with me in my diary here: https://calendly.com/christianhainton