qa automation engineer - javascript - auckland in Auckland

joseph foy, randstad
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QA Automation Engineer - JavaScript - Auckland

  • A Kiwi sector leader, well thought of in the market
  • Friendly and open culture with excellent innovation opportunities
  • Great location and office space in Auckland CBD

About the company

Based in central Auckland, this business is a marketing powerhouse and provides services to some of New Zealand’s biggest brands. They have a very low staff turnover which is down to their strong identity and giving every employee true ownership and innovation opportunities on projects. This is an exciting role in a business which is highly thought of in market.

The Role

As part of a three person team you will take ownership of quality on projects, ensuring what is delivered meets the businesses high expectations. You will be responsible for writing and executing automation test scripts (based on JavaScript - Cypress) and reporting results. You will work with the QA practice lead to define test strategy and plan for projects.

Skills / Experience:

  • Experience working on (or ideally developing) bespoke testing frameworks, test strategy and planning, reporting, defect management, and behaviour-driven development
  • Able to write automated tests with JavaScript using the framework Cypress is desirable (Java/Selenium will be considered)
  • A good all-round technical understanding of QA and development practices
  • Creativity, exceptionally high standards, and the desire to continue learning
  • Familiarity with Agile process and participating in stand ups
  • ITSQB/ ISEB test certification or equivalent
  • A self-starter who is experienced working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Polished communication / interpersonal skills

What are the benefits?

Strong salary up to $110,000 plus a great, supportive benefits package. This business has a high performing culture and Agile is at the centre of everything that they do.

How to apply: Follow the link or call Joe Foy for more information on 09 336 0353 or alternatively email

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


QA, Testing, Automation, JavaScript, Java, Cypress, Selenium, Mocha, Chai, framework

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma