Test Automation Engineer. Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire
Vacante de Desarrolladores de software en Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire (Reino Unido)
Clasificación del trabajo:Profesionales científicos e intelectuales : Profesionales de tecnología de la información y las comunicaciones : Desarrolladores y analistas de software y multimedios : Desarrolladores de software. Professionals : Information and communications technology professionals : Software and applications developers and analysts : Software developers.
Descripción de la oferta de trabajo:
The Role We are seeking a Test Automation Engineer to join one of the fastest-growing and most innovative companies in the ‘alternative finance’ and FinTech sectors. The role involves working in an intellectually challenging, stimulating and fun environment, with software teams, data scientists, marketing experts and a range of other business functions, all of whom pride themselves at being amongst the best in the business. We are a highly data-driven business, with a strong focus on software quality and development best practice, and you will play a crucial part in ensuring that we continue to produce robust and well-engineered solutions. The Company Oakbrook Finance is widely seen in the industry as one of the most significant innovators in the alternative consumer lending space. We recently won the independent MoneyFacts award for ‘Non-mainstream loan provider of the year’, and have an extremely high satisfaction rating with our customers. We take great pride in providing finance options in a responsible, ethical way to customers who don’t necessarily have a spotless credit record, and we believe that deep data insights, a first-class digital experience, and a fair, responsible treatment of customers are all essential ingredients in what we do. We also think we have an awesome company culture, and genuinely ‘walk the walk’ when it comes to giving our people the chance to be their very best. Please take some time to read our Employee Value Proposition here: What we would like from you As a Test Automation Engineer, you will be responsible for: * Working with the QA Manager, Product Owners, engineers and other stakeholders to draft detailed test cases, ready for automation * Writing high quality automated test scripts that validate the functional and non-functional requirements of software being developed * Contributing heavily to the development of the test automation and Continuous Integration infrastructure * Working closely with your fellow software engineers, during the daily development cycle, to develop high quality, relevant unit tests and integration tests * Creating ‘best practice’ documentation and training materials * Researching automation tools and techniques, creating proofs of concept, and making recommendations to the team It will be great if you are able to demonstrate have the following skills and attributes: * At least one year’s experience of writing automated tests using a recognised test automation toolset or framework * An excellent eye for quality, which you may have previously used in a manual testing role * Organised, structured and thorough * An understanding of modern software engineering concerns and how they apply to testing, such as ‘big data’, APIs and service-first design * You engage with a range of people on both a technical and non-technical level * You are comfortable when presented with code (C# preferred but not required) * A real passion for promoting testing and test automation as a professional software engineering discipline We are building high quality software solutions using the latest in development techniques and software architectures. We believe in full-team ownership of quality, and as such testing and test automation are given a ‘first class’ status within our team. We are truly agile, and work hard to translate our ‘DevOps’ mindset into efficient, effective and highly-automated processes. This is a fantastic opportunity to work on one of the most exciting FinTech projects in the UK, with a team of skilled and motivated software engineers and financial services specialists.
Servicio de empleo de origen:Department for Work and Pensions, Public Employment Services, United Kingdom.