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Automation Test Engineer (Java/ JavaScript) - Banking

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JAMIE GEORGE

I am currently on the lookout for an Automation QA engineer/ Developer in Test (Java/ JavaScript) to join a top bank based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Responsibilities

  • You will be working with a modern tech stack on new projects
  • Contribute to a solid software development process, manual and automated testing, through feature ideas and product releases
  • Prepare test cases corresponding to business and functional requirements
  • Devise and carry out both manual and automated tests to establish the quality of the software under test
  • Use the appropriate test automation software to execute test automation scripts
  • Log, prioritise, and track defects
  • Work closely with other testers/ developer

Skills and responsibilities

  • Experienced Automation QA/ SDET
  • Experience setting up automation frameworks from scratch (Java/ JavaScript)
  • Experience working with Cloud tools (Azure/ AWS) is desirable
  • Experience working with mobile applications
  • Experience working with DevOps (desirable)
  • Technical skill set - scripting, debugging, troubleshooting etc.
  • Managing test plans, bug reports and tracking

Permanent

Location- London

Salary - £40,000 – 50,000 p/a

If you feel like you are a strong match for my requirements, please send me over an updated copy of CV and I will get back in touch.

Many thanks,

Jamie

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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