Waters Corporation

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Automation Tester

Automation Tester

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Company Name 
Waters Division
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Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Job Location : Country (Full Name) 
United Kingdom

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Company Description

For over 50 years, Waters Corporation has developed innovative analytical science solutions to support customer discoveries, operations, performance, and regulatory compliance. Specifically, the company designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products primarily in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. Our innovations enable significant advancements within the pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, food safety, environmental, academic and government industries. Waters is a publicly traded corporation (NYSE:WAT) with more than 6,500 employees and is represented in more than 100 countries around the world.




Waters Wilmslow site is the largest site globally committed to the support and development of Mass Spectrometry systems. This fantastic site is designed to create and support connectivity and efficiency by enabling us to embrace more collaborative ways of working and focus more on customer needs, quality and continual improvement in the way we innovate and design our products and systems.  This site not only brings advantages that benefit our own employees, but also provides a high-tech center for customers. 


A custom built Center of Excellence

Driving innovation in the birthplace of Mass Spectrometry
State of the art customer demonstration laboratories
Investing in world changing research development and manufacturing
Science in harmony with a sustainable world


In the Waters Informatics group, we produce software which is used by people worldwide for specialist measurement and scientific analysis. We are a friendly, supportive, flexible and inclusive organisation, focused on delivering software that makes a real difference to our users. We are currently seeking a software automation tester to work with other developers and testers in one of our agile development teams.


  • Working collaboratively as part of a cross discipline agile team to deliver software increments for Informatics applications
  • Contributing to team and project continuous improvement activities
  • Developing and executing automated tests for Informatics software applications
  • Developing and improving test automation frameworks
  • Continual learning, to stay up-to-date with testing and automation practices


  • Proven experience in test automation, or in a development role and are looking to specialise in test automation.
  • Experience in the C# language or similar.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to analyse and solve problems.
  • Excellent communication and team working skills.

Any of the following would be desirable, but are not essential as training would be provided for the right candidate:


  • Experience working in an agile environment for iterative software development
  • Test automation experience for Angular web applications
  • Knowledge and experience of Behaviour Driven Development (BDD), Gherkin, SpecFlow and the Atlassian toolset