Developer In Test

  • Location

    Croydon, London

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    alexandra.holgate@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH124396_1595365225

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-01


Job Title: Software Developer In Test (SDET)
Location: Croydon
Duration: 3-6 months


Are you a Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)? Can you work within an Agile team leading and automating testing and supporting other phases of development? Do you want to be proud to work for a company that respects its people and is at the forefront of technology? We are looking to grow our team with committed people to provide testing in Agile/DevOps for our customers across the UK and EMEIA.


We are looking for a SDET to join our Test and validations team. The role will involve:
· Providing specialist testing advice and delivery
· Accountability for managing testing activities on projects within a program or service
· Working as part of a DevOps/Agile squad
· Supporting activities within sprints
· Leading and managing the testing effort
· Liaising with stakeholders
· Supplying and presenting reports when required.
· Producing plan(s) and estimating test requirements when required


The candidate must:
· Display critical, quality-oriented, analytic & skeptical thinking about the product
· Actively acquire information from stakeholders
· Accurately evaluate and report test results, test progress, and product quality
· Work effectively to define testable user stories, especially acceptance criteria, with customer team members and stakeholders
· Collaborate within the team, working with programmers and other team members
· Respond to change quickly, including changing, adding, or improving test cases
· Plan and organize their own work


Skills, attributes and experience:
· Meticulous attention to detail
· Ability to articulate complex issues
· Agile testing in Scrum
· TDD implementation and optimisation
· BDD acceptance criteria understanding and execution
· Capable of assisting developers with unit testing
· Capable of assisting agile test members with component integration testing
· Development and implementation of end-to-end automated testing solution
· Advocate for freeware, shift left and CI/CD
· ISQTB advanced level certification - test analyst
· Coding experience - able to contribute to coding sprints


Typical technical experience (Mandatory)
· Automation experience e.g. Selenium, Java, AngularJS, JS and C#
· Knowledge of Git, GitHub, TFS, Jenkins
· Clouds services, e.g. AWS, Azure
· API Services - RESTful, POSTman
· Hands on work experience in e.g. JUnit, NUnit and TestNG
· Experience in CI/CD e.g. Cucumber, Slack, Serenity, SpecFlow


We want the best people on our team, so we welcome and encourage applications from people with a diverse variety of experiences, backgrounds, sexualities and gender identities. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all so even if you think you don't meet all the criteria, we would still love to hear from you. Our roles may demand some travel and flexibility to meet clients and to drive performance, but we have a culture of respect for professional and private commitments.