This job is no longer available.
You can view related vacancies or set-up an email alert notification when similar jobs are added to the website using the buttons below.

Automation Tester (C#/ Specflow) - Financial Services - London

image

PLEASE CONTACT

JAMIE GEORGE

I am currently on the look out for a Automation Test Analyst (C#/ Specflow) to join a top financial services company 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 tester (C#/ Specflow)
  • Experience setting up automation frameworks from scratch (C#/ Specflow)
  • Experience working with Object Orientend Programming
  • Technical skill set - scripting, debugging, troubleshooting etc.
  • Managing test plans, bug reports and tracking

Permanent

Location- London

Salary - £30,000 - £50,000

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.

 

To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs, a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.

MORE JOBS LIKE THIS
MORE JOBS LIKE THIS
  • Reliability Engineer - DevOps - Tech company (permanent)
    benefits bonus

    We have been retained by one of the worlds leading, most dynamic and innovative technology companies to help find a Reliability Engineer.

    Given the highly important nature of this role, you will be generously rewarded financially, with a package that will more than rival anything on offer in the market today!

    You will take ownership of a product that will be going live in 2020, with an emphasis on making the process scalable, fault-tolerant, and entirely automated.

    This will involve writing and maintaining a complex python infrastructure. You will also ensure that the production servers are properly configured, and that various sources of information for production processes are kept up-to-date.


    Day to day, you will be involved in -

    • Writing and maintaining a complex python infrastructure
    • Ensure that theproduction servers are properly configured, and that various sources of information for production processesare kept up-to-date
    • Maintain a robust pre-release automated testing process
    • Identify and fix issues preventing deployment of new code
    • Act as the point of contact when issues arise
    • Build and also help improve on C and Python infrastructure


    Please apply if you have the following skills and experience below -


    Essential

    • Proven SRE (Site Reliability Engineer) or Production Reliability Engineering experience
    • An excellent software engineer with experience of Python
    • Experience of working on unix-based operating systems

    Desirable

    • Ideally you will also be familiar with C
    • Expeience of working in a DevOps environment
    • Experience in Containers, Kafka, Solr, Zookeeper
    • Experience in Cloud based platforms
    • Experience with configuration management systems like Ansible
    • Experience of working in a CI/CD environment

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

  • Web Developer
    £35000 - £70000 per annum

    Type – Perm

    Role – Web Developer

    Salary- £35,000 -£70,000

    Location – Cambridge

    JavaScript – HTML/CSS Layout – Design & UX – React/Vue/Angular 2/Meteor/Ember/NodeJs – Cambridge – AI Company

    Our small-medium sized AI company have had significant investment and are growing the tech team. The innovative company are looking for a Web Developer to help build the websites and web apps. This role would suit someone wanting to join a company that works extensively with machine/deep learning.

    Required Skills (at least 3 skills of the following):

    • Strong background in web development
    • Eye for detail and cares about user experiences and aesthetic outcomes
    • HTMl/CSS
    • Javascript
    • Modern Frontend Framework - React/Vue/Angular 2/Meteor/Ember e.t.c

    Key Activities:

    • Collaborate with the development team and designers to build and enhance the website design and integration
    • Deliver new digital experiences that break the mould within their industry
    • Deliver new solutions to business

    Please apply to the ad and send your latest CV to zbinge@mcgregor-boyall.com by 14th February (2020).

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

  • Head of Service Management-(Director)-Global-Cheshire-£120k
    £100000 - £120000 per annum Benefits

    Head of Service Management-(Director)-Global-Cheshire-£120k

    Head of Service Management-(Director)-Global-Cheshire-£120k

    McGregor Boyall is currently recruiting for a Head of Service Management for a leading bank in Cheshire. Due to a large amount of growth and success within the department this position has been made available.

    Responsibilities:

    • Manages all aspects of Service Management initiatives, including status reporting and coordination with business partners
    • Manages the processes and tooling to deliver Service Management across BGSC in a consistent way
    • Manages the interdependencies and priorities for the Service Management project work across BGSC

    Key skills:

    • Extensive background as a Head of Service Management
    • Experience of working in HR function in complex, multi-business organisation especially in O&T and Banking verticals
    • Banking or financial service experience
    • Strong stakeholder management
    • Experience managing global teams

    To apply for this position Send your CV to: nhinds@mcgregor-boyall.com or call 0207 422 9069

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


This job has now been filled but you may be interested in:

 

Automation QA Lead (FX/ .Net) - FX - Permanent - London

SAVE
£80000 - £90000 per annum

I am currently on the lookout for an Automation QA Lead (C#/ Trading/ Cloud) to join a top FX trading firm based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Key Responsibilities

  • The role will be a 50/50 split between hands-on execution and leadership.
  • They are building out a modern microservices / microfrontend technology stack based around .Net core (Docker) and React, with a cloud-first approach using Kubernetes.
  • The candidate is expected to inspire and promote QA as a function within our delivery pipeline.
  • Continuous testing to add confidence to the product.
  • Strengthening regression test pack which is fully automated in the build pipelines.
  • Work closely with product team and dev’s in early phases of story writing and influence as required.
  • Closely monitor build status and assist in root cause analysis when relevant.

Experience/ Skills Required

  • Experienced Automation Senior QA/ Automation QA Lead
  • Must have experience setting up frameworks from scratch (C#, .Net, SpecFlow)
  • Must have a strong understanding of the trade lifecycle
  • Good experience working with various cloud technologies/ DevOps tools (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Strong Front-end and Back-end automation experience
  • Experience with the following is desirable:
  • - Jenkins
  • - SonarQube
  • - Storybook / Jest / Mocha

Permanent

Location- London

Salary- £80,000 - £90,000

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.

Automation QA Analyst(JavaScript) -Investment Management - Perm

SAVE
£80000 - £90000 per annum

I am currently on the lookout for an Automation QA Analyst (JavaScript) to join a large investment management organisation based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Continuous testing to add confidence to the product.
  • Strengthening regression test pack which is fully automated in the build pipelines.
  • Add post deployment / higher environment test cases for smoke and device compatibility checks.
  • Work closely with product team and dev’s in early phases of story writing and influence as required.
  • Closely monitor build status and assist in root cause analysis when relevant.
  • Build knowledge around AWS cloud to understand underlying components and increasing the level of example scenarios for testing based on that.

Experience/ Skills Required

  • Experience Automation QA Analyst
  • Must have experience setting up frameworks from scratch
  • Experience in implementing automated tests in JavaScript or TypeScript using tools such as Cucumber, Mocha Serenity/JS.
  • Familiar with TDD, Three Amigos and Specification by Example in an agile environment
  • Understanding on build pipelines with hands on experience to amend the build process.
  • Experience on Jenkins is a plus.
  • Experience in testing non-functional requirements and exploratory testing.
  • Exposure to performance testing and working on defining workloads and strategy to test solutions.
  • Familiarity with AWS services is also nice to have

Permanent

Location- London

Salary- £80,000 - £90,000

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.

Manual Test Analyst - FTSE 250 - Milton Keynes - Perm/ FTC

SAVE
Negotiable

I am currently on the lookout for a Manual Test Analyst to join a FTSE 250 organisation based in Milton Keynes. The role will be a permanent/ fixed term contract role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review Test documentation
  • Analyze new or changed functionality in order to create test plans, test cases and test scripts that can be carried out to agreed standards within a specified timeframe
  • Develop an understanding of the test environments and identify environment and data requirements before testing begins
  • Establish quality assurance procedures for the business’s software through the development lifecycle.
  • Perform manual testing on the business’s various software solutions including web apps, desktop apps, APIs, windows services and mobile apps.
  • Create and execute end-to-end test plans and cases.
  • Creating and maintaining full documentation of the testing processes.
  • Create and execute test scripts that determine optimal application performance according to the business’s requirements
  • Record and execute all test scripts in Quality Centre

Key Skills/ Experience

  • Experienced Manual Test Analyst
  • An in-depth knowledge of the full testing life cycle
  • Experience working within large teams
  • SIT/ UAT testing experience
  • Regression testing experience
  • ISEB certified
  • Quality Centre/ JIRA experience
  • Possess strong investigative and analytical qualities
  • Able to contribute to an environment of continuous improvement
  • Experience of full project life cycle delivery

Permanent/ Fixed Term Contract

Location- Milton Keynes

Salary - £40,000 - £52,000

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.

JavaScript Automation Test Analyst (DevOps/ Cloud)- Permanent

SAVE
£85000 - £100000 per annum

I am currently looking for a JavaScript Automation Test Analyst (DevOps/ Cloud) to join a top financial organisation based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is an automated testing development role based within the Software Development division of the business. The role is responsible for the design, build, test, and deployment of effective automated testing solutions, providing excellent standard of reliability and quality of released software.

Key Requirements

Familiar with TDD, Three Amigos and Specification by Example in an agile environment

Experience in implementing automated tests in JavaScript or TypeScript using tools such as Cucumber, Mocha Serenity/JS.

Understanding on build pipelines with hands on experience to amend the build process. Experience on Jenkins is a plus.

Experience in testing non-functional requirements and exploratory testing.

Exposure to performance testing and working on defining workloads and strategy to test solutions.

Familiarity with AWS services, especially server-less architecture and lambdas is also nice to have

Permanent

£85,000- £100,000 (plus benefits)

Location: London

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,

Connor

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

Test Engineer (Order Management System) - Asset Mngmnt - London

SAVE
Negotiable

I am currently on the lookout for a Test Engineer (Charles River) to join a top Investment Management company based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Your key accountabilities

  • The team is responsible for ensuring that the testing performed in the Charles River Platform meets business expectations.
  • Part of a multi-location, global team.
  • Design, prepare and execute medium / complex end to end automated test cases.
  • Liaise with developers, business analysts and business users to derive test case information and identify appropriate test coverage
  • Identify and source any required test data
  • Convert and validate customer requirements into test cases.
  • Creation of both stand alone and Integrated End to End Test Scripts.
  • Work closely with the business to ensure a successful outcome of any acceptance based automated tests

Your skills and experience

  • Experienced Test Engineer.
  • Experience with Charles River application OR similar order management systems.
  • Combination of business analysis, software development, and testing experience.
  • Must have a previous business knowledge of Investment Management or Investment Banking.
  • Have a good understanding of asset classes (Fixed Income, Equity, and Derivatives).
  • Automation experience using Gherkin (desirable).
  • Strong SQL skills are essential.

Permanent

Location- London

Salary- £50,000 - £60,000

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

(02074229382)

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

Test Engineer (Charles River) - Investment Management - London

SAVE
Negotiable

I am currently on the lookout for a Test Engineer (Charles River) to join a top Investment Management company based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Your key accountabilities

  • The team is responsible for ensuring that the testing performed in the Charles River Platform meets business expectations.
  • Part of a multi-location, global team.
  • Design, prepare and execute medium / complex end to end automated test cases.
  • Liaise with developers, business analysts and business users to derive test case information and identify appropriate test coverage
  • Identify and source any required test data
  • Convert and validate customer requirements into test cases.
  • Creation of both stand alone and Integrated End to End Test Scripts.
  • Work closely with the business to ensure a successful outcome of any acceptance based automated tests

Your skills and experience

  • Experienced Test Engineer.
  • Experience with Charles River application OR similar order management systems.
  • Combination of business analysis, software development, and testing experience.
  • Must have a previous business knowledge of Investment Management or Investment Banking.
  • Have a good understanding of asset classes (Fixed Income, Equity, and Derivatives).
  • Automation experience using Gherkin (desirable).
  • Strong SQL skills are essential.

Permanent

Location- London

Salary- £50,000 - £60,000

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

(02074229382)

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

Programme Test Manager/ Head of QA- Logistics- London- Perm

SAVE
£70000 - £90000 per annum

I am currently looking for an experienced Programme Test Manager/ Head of QA to join a top logistics organisation based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Responsibilities-

To co-ordinate the testing of multiple applications to meet the programme objectives.

To work with the application test managers to create a consolidated test strategy, test plans, for the systems integration testing, UAT and migration to the new infrastructure.

To work with the central programme test manager to co-ordinate and schedule testing activity between the different systems.

To track progress and identify risks and issues relating to testing impacting delivery.

To ensure project reporting to the team is provided in a timely manner and according to defined standards and quality.

Manage relationships with all key business and IT stakeholders.

Experience Required-

Experienced Head of Testing

Demonstrable experience of having co-ordinated a large number of projects in medium to large

software delivery environments.

Experience working with previous large-scale Logistics, FMCG firms is desired

Demonstrable experience of having managed the capture, tracking and reporting of a large and complex set of project activities.

A proven track record of the successful delivery of large scale projects in previous domains to tight deadlines.

Effective communication to team members and to senior stakeholders.

Permanent

£70,000- £90,000

Location- London

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,

Connor

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

Test Lead/ Manager- Logistics Organisation - Permanent- London

SAVE
£70000 - £85000 per annum

I am currently looking for an experienced Test Lead/ Manager to join a large logistics organisation based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Responsibilities-

To co-ordinate the testing of multiple applications to meet the programme objectives.

To work with the application test managers to create a consolidated test strategy, test plans, for the systems integration testing, UAT and migration to the new infrastructure.

To work with the central programme test manager to co-ordinate and schedule testing activity between the different systems.

To track progress and identify risks and issues relating to testing impacting delivery.

To ensure project reporting to the team is provided in a timely manner and according to defined standards and quality.

Manage relationships with all key business and IT stakeholders.

Experience Required-

Experienced Test Manager/ Lead

Demonstrable experience of having co-ordinated a large number of projects in medium to large software delivery environments.

Demonstrable experience of having managed the capture, tracking and reporting of a large and complex set of project activities.

A proven track record of the successful delivery of large scale projects in previous domains to tight deadlines.

Excellent interpersonal skills, written and verbal.

Effective communication to team members and to senior stakeholders.

Permanent role

£70,000- £85,000

Location- London

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,

Connor

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

C# Automation Test Analyst (Specflow)- Permanent- London

SAVE
£40000 - £50000 per annum

I am currently looking for a C# Automation Test Analyst (Specflow) to join a top organisation based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Key responsibilities:

Work independently and with team to translate and define business and technical requirements to comprehensive testable scenarios across all environments and platforms.

Maintain and carry out debug and execution of existing automated smoke and regression test packs.

Increase automated test coverage by evaluating existing manual test cases and automate possible scenarios.

Participate and carry out performance testing as required.

Constantly learn and improve testing and automation skills, combine this with system knowledge to constantly improve QA best practices, effort estimates and test coverage.

Experience required:

Automation Testing experience

Agile mindset and ability to work in a collaborative team and communicate to all levels.

Track record of working with Automated Tests using Selenium with C# and Specflow.

Hands on experience of scripting in C# with basic OOP skills.

Hands on experience of using SQL scripting for basic database queries and updates.

Experience with TFS for code repository/version control.

Track record of initiative and flexibility to learn technologies to improve process and product quality.

Permanent

£40,000- £50,000

Location- London

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,

Connor

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

C# Automation Test Analyst (Specflow)- Permanent- London

SAVE
£40000 - £50000 per annum

I am currently looking for a C# Automation Test Analyst (Specflow) to join a top organisation based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Key responsibilities:

Work independently and with team to translate and define business and technical requirements to comprehensive testable scenarios across all environments and platforms.

Maintain and carry out debug and execution of existing automated smoke and regression test packs.

Increase automated test coverage by evaluating existing manual test cases and automate possible scenarios.

Participate and carry out performance testing as required.

Constantly learn and improve testing and automation skills, combine this with system knowledge to constantly improve QA best practices, effort estimates and test coverage.

Experience required:

Automation Testing experience

Agile mindset and ability to work in a collaborative team and communicate to all levels.

Track record of working with Automated Tests using Selenium with C# and Specflow.

Hands on experience of scripting in C# with basic OOP skills.

Hands on experience of using SQL scripting for basic database queries and updates.

Experience with TFS for code repository/version control.

Track record of initiative and flexibility to learn technologies to improve process and product quality.

Permanent

£40,000- £55,000

Location- London

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,

Connor

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

Test Engineer (OMS) - Investment Management - London

SAVE
Negotiable

I am currently on the lookout for a Test Engineer (Order Management Systems) to join a top Investment Management company based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.

Your key accountabilities

  • The team is responsible for ensuring that the testing performed in the Charles River Platform meets business expectations.
  • Part of a multi-location, global team.
  • Design, prepare and execute medium / complex end to end automated test cases.
  • Liaise with developers, business analysts and business users to derive test case information and identify appropriate test coverage
  • Identify and source any required test data
  • Convert and validate customer requirements into test cases.
  • Creation of both stand alone and Integrated End to End Test Scripts.
  • Work closely with the business to ensure a successful outcome of any acceptance based automated tests

Your skills and experience

  • Experienced Test Engineer.
  • Experience with Charles River application OR similar order management systems.
  • Combination of business analysis, software development, and testing experience.
  • Must have a previous business knowledge of Investment Management or Investment Banking.
  • Have a good understanding of asset classes (Fixed Income, Equity, and Derivatives).
  • Automation experience using Gherkin (desirable).
  • Strong SQL skills are essential.

Permanent

Location- London

Salary- £50,000 - £60,000

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

(02074229382)

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