Senior Developer in Test - Global End User

  • Job Reference: 0000005603
  • Date Posted: 24 December 2018
  • Recruiter: careerwise
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55,000 to £70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: package
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Senior Developer in Test

£55.000 to £70.000 + package


We are working with a Global Advertising Company who is in the midst of a digital transformation and looking to add a dynamic Senior Developer in Test to their QA Team to work alongside the wider Engineering Team on a variety of digital initiatives.

The Senior Developer in Test will have in depth experience of both manual and automated testing, a strong technical background and great communication skills to support the QA Manager in coaching and mentoring junior members of the team.

Experience and skills required:

  • Experience in a QA role as a Developer in Test, Test Analyst or QA Engineer (or similar) at a senior level within a team
  • Proven Agile experience team, ideally with TDD or BDD
  • Experience of testing at various application levels including backend (APIs), unit tests, integration tests and UI tests
  • Knowledge Testrail or Hiptest
  • Experience of documenting test results and reporting on progress
  • Experience of creating BDD scenario to ensure user stories are groomed and elaborated prior to development
  • Hands-on test automation experience
  • Programming/coding experience (ideally in one or more of the following Java, C#, C++)
  • Ability to produce quality, reusable and maintainable automated tests
  • Confident with participating in peer/code reviews with other team members
  • Working knowledge of Git for version control of test/development code
  • Experience in CI using Jenkins / TravisCI
  • Experience of using defect tracking and management tools
  • Experience of using test case management software
  • Preparing, maintaining and reviewing test plans
  • Experience in creating test scenarios using the Gherkin format
  • A good knowledge of the software development / test life cycle

In return the client will pay a starting base salary of up to £70.000 + a very good benefits package.