Test Engineer

Job Category:
Software Developer/Engineer
Job Type:
Permanent
Level of IT Experience:
5-10 Years
Area:
North Ireland
Location:
Antrim
Salary Description:
Competitive salary offered
Posted:
06/10/2020
Recruiter:
Hays DT - Northern Ireland
Job Ref:
965509782

Market Leading Salary with Excellent Benefits & Remote Working

Your new company
Your new company are building the next generation of capabilities that powers their merchant-first ecosystem. The radical and responsible delivery of value is their mandate. They believe that focused and empowered teams can do great things. You'll find that they are a curious, driven, and pragmatic bunch who believe in outcomes over outputs, and they're looking for like-minded individuals to join them on their journey.

Your new role
They are seeking a knowledgeable, passionate Test Engineer. The successful candidate will design and execute testing scenarios for both new and existing projects. Deep analytical and technical skills are required, along with an ability to understand how all pieces fit together and validated within a complex and distributed system. The right individual must have proven experience testing enterprise-class systems. The role is responsible for working in a variety of different situations and types of projects, ranging from a team of one to a team of many. Their working environment empowers Test Engineers and lets them focus on the technical challenges of solving problems, rather than dealing with bureaucracy or inefficient processes.

What you'll need to succeed
1-3 years in an Test Engineering position. BS or MS in Computer Science or related field. A Clear understanding of software engineering concepts and test methodologies/practices. Coding or Scripting experience a plus.
Demonstrated use of (BDD/TDD) frameworks (eg, JUnit/JBehave, Cucumber, etc. and experience in regression testing as releases move through different environments. Experience in testing Web Services, Web UI, and APIs and an ability to create good acceptance and integration test automation scripts, and integrate with Continuous integration (Jenkins) and code coverage tools (Sonar, Clover). Good knowledge of Linux/Unix.
Sound knowledge of Continuous Delivery concepts and tools such as Jenkins/Bamboo, vulnerability tools such as Sonar, Checkmarx/Fortify, etc. Passionate about Testing and keeping current with industry trends and best practices Excellent technical understanding and ability to learn new software quickly
Strong knowledge of traditional testing methodologies and how it applies exploratory testing in an Agile environment. Demonstrable experience in taking a risk based approach to testing to identify high-risk/high values areas requiring focus. Must be high-energy, detail-oriented, proactive, and can function under pressure in an independent environment. Possesses strong communication skills -- both verbal and written - and strong relationship, collaborative skills and organisational skills.

What you'll get in return
Market leading salary with excellent Benefits including Pension scheme and generous holiday package.
Remote Working and as part of the remote working policy, the company will supply the following equipment; High Spec 16-inch Macbook Pro or Dell Mobile Precision (depending on role) with 2x Monitors, Mouse, Keyboard, Headset and any other items needed to succeed.
£500 for the employee to build out a comfortable home-office, including desk, chair, lighting etc.
Monthly subsidy of £50 towards expenses incurred as part of running a home-office.

What you need to do now
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Contact Details:
Hays DT - Northern Ireland
Contact: Juliann Deegan

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