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Test Automation Engineer Java API

Job Title: Test Automation Engineer Java API
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15647/A/KS/201020_1603208937
Contact Name: Testing Team
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Test Automation Engineer (Java RESTful API). Are you a technologist Test Automation Engineer looking for an opportunity to progress your career working on complex systems where you can make a real difference? You could be joining scale-up technology company that is producing a revolutionary new sports streaming / data platform to rival the likes of Sky and BT Sport.

As a Test Automation Engineer you will be responsible for automated testing of the highly complex sports data and live video streaming platform with a focus on backend Java applications and APIs.

Most of the work is Greenfield development; you'll be responsible for ensuring the quality; working on complex and interesting technical projects, delivering live data with extremely low latency through to a global client base including betting companies and major broadcasters worldwide.

The technology stack is based on Scala, Java 8/11, Kafka and AWS. You'll be working in a collaborative, technology driven environment and will gain exposure to test automation tools / techniques.

Driven by technology the company is currently offering a remote interview and onboarding process as well as work from home initially with a gradual return the office in West London planned as soon as possible.

*Strong automated testing experience with a good knowledge of tools including Git, JMeter, Postman and Newman
*Experience of writing tests in Java
*Experience of testing RESTful APIs
*Ability to lead a small team of talented Software Developers in Test / Automation QA specialists
*Experience with defect and issue tracking management tools such as JIRA and Github Issues
*Ideally you will have experience with MySQL (able to extract data and write data queries)
*Understanding of Agile methodologies
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills; keen to lead and able to motivate

As a Test Automation Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £60k) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Test Automation Engineer (Java RESTful API) opportunity.