Test Engineer

  • Competitive
  • London, England, Großbritannien
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Investec Bank plc
  • 21 Nov 18

Test Engineer

Description of role and key responsibilities
You will be working in a highly motivated agile, cross functional team. As a tester, your area of expertise will be to support, implement and mature the team's automated testing strategy. This is a fully vertical team that has ownership of their domain from development through to production.
This role includes:

  • Working closely with the stakeholders, business analyst and developers in a model of shared ownership of deliverables
  • Ensure that test scenarios that are not practical to cover in an automated test are covered manually and tracked
  • Exploratory testing as a key skill
  • Supporting and working with the team to deploy changes into different environments
  • Streamlining and optimising the testing automation approach for the team
  • Championing the benefits of contract based testing
  • Sharing testing ideas and approaches within the team and with other teams within the Private Bank
  • Continue to learn about, and apply where appropriate, new techniques and technologies in the testing space
  • Develop an understanding of the principles and tools behind our delivery mechanisms
Core skills and knowledge
The successful candidate should be capable of:
  • Working in a software development team environment using source control and continuous integration
  • Have a good grasp of Software Development practices and techniques
  • A good knowledge and awareness of SOA architectures following RESTful principles (when applicable)
  • Applying problem solving skills to technical issues
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of testing methodologies and technologies
  • Writing automated tests in a collaborative manner
  • Enabling others with a focus on knowledge sharing, peering, presentation and mentoring
  • Engage with stakeholders to confirm requirements or usage of systems
The successful candidate must have a proficient knowledge of:
  • SQL Server with good knowledge of SQL and T-SQL
  • Working within cross-functional agile teams