Automation Quality Engineer

Cluj, Romania | Job Posted 11/05/2021

THE TEAM

The Technology department, as a whole, stretches across the UK, Romania, Singapore and India. Our technology drives our business and so our Software Engineering team is of extreme importance to the success of our company and our clients. We are looking for a passionate, talented Software Engineer in Test to join our diverse, driven and fun team.

THE ROLE AND YOUR MISSION 
To support the development and delivery of a high-quality software (Darwin™) product, through effective and efficient software testing.

YOUR CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Understand and apply the guiding principles of our test strategy
  • Maintain and evolve the existing automation tools with a focus on reliability and efficiency
  • Ensuring you and others continuously improve by proposing and then implementing new software testing and engineering practices that make your team more effective
  • Tracking the progress you are making towards the wider goals of your team, and transparently communicating it to your team and all the stakeholders
  • Providing guidance and insight on development techniques and methodologies
  • Coaching and mentoring junior team members
YOUR EXPERIENCE AND VALUES
  • Solid commercial experience with test automation tools
  • Contributing to the development and maintenance of testing tools, automation frameworks and quality processes that are maintainable, scalable, extensible and reliable
  • Automating for Angular and ASP.net applications
  • Working with continuous integration tools such as Jenkins and Octopus
  • Working in multi-disciplined teams including Software Engineering, DevOps and SysEng

Understanding of:

  • Object-Oriented Programming (SOLID) fundamentals
  • Debugging and general problem solving
  • Agile development methodology along with full software development life cycle experience
  • Proactive communication and cross-group collaboration
  • Web performance, accessibility and security

Demonstrable experience:

  • C# .Net
  • Selenium WebDriver
  • PowerShell
  • SQL scripting
  • Jenkins / Octopus
  • Good knowledge of relational and non-relational databases (SQL, MongoDB)
  • Written and verbal communication with stakeholders in English
  • Git/TFS

Desired experience in:

  • Angular
  • JavaScript / Jasmine
  • Nodejs
  • Protractor
  • Cypress
  • Fiddler, Burp and ZAP
  • JIRA

Our PINK benefits and culture:

  • An opportunity to work in a fast growing, innovative company with many opportunities for career progression
  • A fail-friendly environment that encourages learning, innovation and initiative
  • Full access to Pluralsight, the largest tech & creative training video library
  • Flexible working options (where applicable)
  • An extra day off for your birthday
  • Matching charity contributions, charity days off and Pay it Forward charity challenge
  • A yearly budget and the opportunity to build your own flexible benefits package
  • Work as part of a geographically distributed team, with colleagues in the UK, Romania, Singapore and India.
  • Fast-paced, agile work environment and the opportunity to work with our impressive clients