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Developer in Test - Automation

  • Salary: £425 - £525 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Livingston, West Lothian
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 06/12/2017
  • Job reference: J377890A

Role: Developer in Test
Start Date: Jan 2018
Duration: 3 months
Location: Livingston


We're part of Europe's leading entertainment and communications business. With over 22 million customers across five countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It's a genuine team effort. That's why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

As a member of our experienced platform engineering team you will join one of the largest established multi skilled teams in the country, consisting not only of Automation Engineers, but Performance Engineers, Infrastructure Specialists, DBA's, Developers, Dev Ops engineers, Environment and Batch Specialists who collectively determine what is good enough for Sky's customers. You will join a that team that continually looks to the future working with some of the latest industry leading technologies and technical innovation along with owning, supporting and enhancing our multi-million pound functional testing environments.

The perks

As a valued employee of Sky, you'll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. Plus, there's a great range of other benefits to fit around your needs too

Your key responsibilities:

As a member of the Automation Test Team within Technology Divisions Customer Business Systems (CBS) group, you'll help drive/facilitate/manage the automated functional test solution that supports Sky's 22 million customers across Europe

  • Deliver the latest Sky products and offerings to our customers.
  • Assist with architect, design, and deliver innovative functional test solutions.
  • Drive projects, some agile, some waterfall & others somewhere in the middle.
  • Join a team continually looking to the future
  • Part of a team that own, support and enhance our multi-million pound functional testing environments.

Your skills:

  • Excellent Java/J2EE programming experience.
  • LeantFT / Selenium.
  • Spring Framework.
  • Maven.
  • SQL.
  • IDE Tools Experience (e.g. Eclipse).
  • Configuration Management Tools Experience (e.g. GIT, Subversion).
  • Continuous Integration Tools Experience (e.g. Jenkins).

If you're ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today

Happy to talk flexible working

It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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