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Test Engineer

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Recruiter: Searchability
Listed on: 14th January
Location: Leeds
Salary/Rate: £35,000 - £50,000
Type: Permanent

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TEST ENGINEER- Test Automation / TDD / BDD / API Testing / Continuous Integration

EXCITING NEW ROLE WITHIN A INNOVATIVE IT AND DIGITAL ENGINEERING CONSULTANCY COMPANY IN LEEDS!

  • Up to £50k dependent on experience!
  • Benefits - Company Pension Scheme, Contributory Private Health Care, Death in Service (x4 salary), Hiring Bonuses (Referral scheme)
  • Excellent training and learning opportunities!
  • To find out more call Jordan on 0113 887 8355, or email at jordan.schofield@searchability.co.uk

WHO ARE WE?

We are a leading software, IT and Digital engineering consultancy. We help our clients solve hard technical problems in a wide variety of domains using a diverse set of technology stacks. We have unique and flexible approach to our work, and we are looking for likeminded people.

We want people with the soul of an engineer; the type of people who'll roll up their sleeves and get stuck into the kind of projects where others fear to tread.

It may sound daunting, but it's fun too - we work hard, but we play hard as well. Because when we do something great, we're not shy about celebrating it. If you'd like to know more feel free to contact me on 0113 887 8355 / 07880 358 143:

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?

Coming from a strong technical background and already having the skills and experience within test automation from unit to UI, non-functional testing and continuous integration/deployment systems. The role is exciting not fixed to a day to day routine and as such this making it an exciting and interesting challenge for the correct candidate.

Within this role you will help improve our quality and delivery of value in every opportunity you get. You will need to be adaptable and of course passionate about testing and can communicate with people from all different levels. It is important you have a strong understanding of all aspects of testing, with the ability to influence as you will be working closely of all levels of stack in improve our quality.

You will work closely with different teams, duties ranging from creating and executing automation checks to coaching the team about effective techniques, ways of building quality in and indeed what quality means. The teams you will be working with will vary from a team struggling with quality to a team without CI who've not yet made the leap to a more modern approach and that is just a few of the many teams you will be working with. You need to be flexible as your role will include working outside the team, this maybe helping us adopt a sound approach to testing and explaining to our senior leaders from different backgrounds of how it could be implemented.

You should love learning and problem solving as every day is not the same, you will be taking your diverse testing and thinking skills and applying them within the business.

We are looking to hold interviews within the next few weeks so please apply today or get in contact for more information to see if this job is for you.

WE NEED YOU TO HAVE:

  • Experience of working as a key member of collaborative agile teams
  • Be an excellent communicator
  • Proven ability to define and adapt a test approach appropriate to specific technologies and business domains
  • Hands on experience creating and maintaining automated checks at multiple layers of the stack
  • Proven experience introducing and implementing appropriate automated checking solutions
  • Broad knowledge of available test tools, techniques and approaches and where to use them
  • Proven history of using appropriate testing techniques at each level from code to full system
  • Strong understanding of the principles of continuous integration and deployment
  • Comfortable interacting with systems such as web APIs and databases
  • Understanding and experience of non-functional testing, including supportability, performance and security testing

IT'S NICE TO HAVE:

  • The ability to adapt to work in Windows and Linux environments
  • Experience in programming in one or more languages, would be great
  • Be an active member in the wider test community
  • Experience creating and maintaining CI/CD pipelines

TO BE CONSIDERED…..

  • Please either apply by clicking online or emailing me directly to Jordan.schofield@searchability.co.uk. For further information please call me on 0113 887 8355. I can make myself available outside of normal working hours to suit from 7am until 10pm. If unavailable please leave a message and either myself or one of my colleagues will respond. By applying for this role you give express consent for us to process & submit (subject to required skills) your application to our client in conjunction with this vacancy Also feel free to follow me on Twitter @SearchableJord or connect with me on LinkedIn, just search Jordan Schofield in Google! I look forward to hearing from you.

KEY SKILLS:

Test Automation / TDD / BDD / API Testing / Continuous Integration