Engineering Architect - Test Automation

Closing Date: 29th November 2019
Reports To: Global Head of Engineering Performance
Position Summary:

Engineering Architect – Test Automation

The Opportunity

Provide strategic technical leadership to ensure optimised test strategies and tools are in place to support the product roadmap and lead the execution of these test strategies.

Reporting to the Global Head of Engineering Performance, you’ll work as a part of the Engineering Management Team, providing test leadership for product, hardware, and software testing, responsible for implementing the latest technology.

You’ll develop Rotork’s Global Test Automation strategy with roadmap, ensuring the design and implementation of robust full build / deploy / test automation process across product, hardware, embedded software, server/cloud software, and app based product teams.

This is a unique opportunity to shape Rotork’s Global Testing process, directly influence the future strategy and how we implement it.

Experience Requirements:

  • Degree or equivalent in an engineering or science discipline
  • Proven experience developing strategic system architecture plans
  • Full understanding of the test life cycle and approach
  • Experience of working in a formal engineering environment and complying to regulatory standards
  • Experience of designing, developing and executing unit, integration, system and performance tests both positive and negative testing
  • Experience of creating internal standards and working practices, of launching and embedding them into the organisation
  • Automation of testing software, firmware, electronic hardware, and products


The Successful Candidate Will Be Someone Who:

  • Able to engage, inspire and motivate teams and manage multiple stakeholders
  • Able to lead change, creating a positive culture of passion and pride
  • Is a team player, shares knowledge and insights, but also able to demonstrate a high level of initiative


About Rotork

Rotork is the market-leading global flow control and instrumentation company, helping our customers manage the flow or liquids, gases and powders across many industries worldwide.

Our purpose is Keeping the World Flowing for Future Generations.

For over sixty years, the world has relied on us to create the things that keep everything moving. From oil and gas to water and shipping, pharmaceuticals and food- these are the flows on which our modern world depends.

Today we're respected and admired for our people, performance and products. Our success flows from our commitment to engineering excellence, and that's what we will always pursue, safely and sustainably.

Rotork is going through an exciting period of change and growth, building on our existing market leadership. It's a great time to join us and make an impact in shaping the future of our business.

Location: Any Rotork factory Globally
Division: Rotork Controls
Rotork Office: UK - Bath - Rotork Controls Limited, UK - Leeds - Rotork Gears UK, UK - Chadderton - Bifold, USA - Rochester - Rotork Controls Inc., USA - Houston - Rotork Controls Inc., USA - Winston-Salem - Rotork Fairchild Industrial Products Co, Italy - Lucca - Rotork Fluid Systems Srl
Area Of Interest: Engineering
Contact: Yoshi Danily
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