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Lead QA Engineer / Automation Tester

Job Title: Lead QA Engineer / Automation Tester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/16076/C/JR/060421_1617726699
Contact Name: Testing Team
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Lead QA Engineer / Automation Tester (Automation Agile TDD/BDD API) Would you like an opportunity to work in a small, rapidly growing company that works with some of the biggest names in the financial services space?

This pioneering organisation has created breakthrough software solutions to support post-trade processing in the Securities Lending and Repo markets. They have achieved unprecedented success since their inception; a trajectory of growth that's set to continue.

They are seeking an accomplished QA Engineer to join them in an impactful lead role. You'll take ownership of the design and implementation of the test strategy and automation across product development projects.

You'll have the opportunity to shape the wider testing operation, from influencing key technology choices to cultivating a team around you. You'll also act as a critical point of contact, championing quality and driving best practice wherever possible.

This is a high-visibility, high-impact role where you'll work with talented teams across the business, including development and product teams. Not only will your technical responsibilities be diverse and rewarding, you'll have clear pathways to career progression and opportunities for personal achievement.

*Please note: this company is able to conduct a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You'll join London-based offices in due course with continued flexible work opportunities including 3-4 days a week working from home.*

*You have a strong track record with manual and automated testing (supplemented by a good understanding of a range of test techniques)
*You have strong test automation experience having used tools such as Selenium, Cucumber, TestCafe, SBT, JavaScript
*You're able to design and implement testing best practice strategy and frameworks
*You've worked in Agile teams and have a good understanding of TDD, BDD and CI/CD
*You have API testing experience
*You're familiar with DevOps environment and associated tooling
*You have advanced organisation skills and meticulous attention to detail
*You're a proactive and collaborative with excellent communication/ stakeholder management skills

As a Lead QA Engineer / Automation Tester you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £75k) plus a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are interested in this Lead QA Engineer / Automation Tester (Automation Agile TDD/BDD API) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.