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QA Test Engineer - Hammersmith (+Home)

QA Test Engineer - Hammersmith (+Home)

Posted 15 May by Profile 29 Easy Apply Ended

Job; QA Test Engineer - Hammersmith (+Home)

This company is an award-winning data consultancy. They design and engineer solutions and platforms to help government departments improve the way they find, access and use data.They are looking for a talented QA Automation Engineer who will take ownership of the quality of their web applications. They need someone who will enjoy development of test automation suites, as well as creation of test cases and manual testing.

As their QA Engineer your typical day might include the following:

  • Estimate, plan, and coordinate testing activities
  • Ensure that quality issues and defects are appropriately identified, documented, tracked, and resolved in their defect tracking system
  • Conduct functional, Regression and Usability testing (Manual testing/Automation testing)
  • Prepare and present comprehensive test reports
  • Adopt and maintain existing QA Automation Framework and CI Process
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

You will need to have;

  • Experience with automated testing tools and open source tools (Selenium is a must)
  • Experience in JAVA and Object-Oriented programming (JMeter is a must)
  • Knowledge and Experience with backend automation for SOAPand REST services (API and web services)

& Ideally;

  • Experience in using source code management tools (STS, Stash, Eclipse and Maven)
  • Experience with continuous integration environment / project and have good knowledge of GIT and Jenkins. Should be able to configure automation scripts with Jenkins
  • Experience of working in an agile/scrum development environment

Beneficial / Nice to Have;

  • Currently valid UK Government Security Clearance
  • Experience testing websites based on content management systems
  • Experience with Continuous Integration tools such as Jenkins and Bamboo
  • Working knowledge of MAC, Windows & Linux OS
  • Database skills, mainly in MySQL and PostgreSQL
  • Experience building Virtual Machine test environments

NB: Please note you will need to comply with Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) to be offered this role. You must either already have or be eligible to be sponsored for Security Clearance (SClevel). As such applicants MUST have the legal right to work in the UK and have lived in the UK continuously for the last five years with no criminal convictions.

Other Stuff;

  • £’s; fully DoE up to approx. £45k (neg.),
  • Benefits; Flexible (home) working, BUPA, Pension Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle Scheme, Life Assurance,
  • Location; a short walk from London Hammersmith tube station,
  • Interested? Please send CV (preferably as a Word doc as opposed to PDF),
  • Not for you but you know someone suitable? -Profile 29 can pay a referral fee,
  • Please only apply if you are already eligible to work in the UK (indefinitely & without sponsorship),

Profile 29 recruitment keywords; government public sector digital Hammersmith London automated automation testing test tester open source Selenium JAVA Object-Oriented JMeter SOAP REST services API web STS Stash Eclipse Maven continuous integration CI GIT Jenkins agile scrum development

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