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28th Feb

Senior Test Engineer

— Join a growing tech scaleup

Location:
Fully Remote, UK
Type:
Salary:
Up to £75,000pa (doe)
  • Great opportunity to join a global tech scale up.
  • Work on exciting Greenfield projects for their product.
  • Fully remote (quarterly visits to the office for socials). 

My client are on a mission to create a modern employee intranet that helps companies connect and engage employees across the enterprise. Their platform helps employees better communicate with coworkers, find information, and transfer knowledge. Their products are built to help businesses not only create an immersive and inspiring digital workplace but also to reinforce their unique cultures. They have partnered with leading brands such as Fox, AAA, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, DocuSign, EventBrite, Eurostar, Coursera and Splunk.

They are looking for an experienced test engineer to join their team in the UK to help build the future of work. You will be working closely in a cross-functional team with Senior Software Engineers, Product Managers and UI/UX Designers helping them to automate their testing strategies. Working together, they will be responsible for delivering development projects from start to completion.

What you'll be doing:

  • You will be working in a talented cross-functional team to launch new user-facing features.
  • Defining test strategies for new features to ensure a high level of quality.
  • Writing end-to-end tests for our code and services using Cypress.
  • Coaching software engineers, helping them improve their testing skills.
  • Participating in agile ceremonies; regularly and sustainably delivering value in two-week sprints.
  • Understanding, applying and optimising appropriate test mechanisms (functional, regression, smoke) and tools to improve the verification efficiency through automation.
  • Help to influence the overall architecture and direction of the application.

 

What experience you will need to apply:

 

  • You are user focused – They solve their customer’s problems together; everybody has a say in planning, design & execution.
  • You have 3-5 years of industrial experience in software testing.
  • You love identifying new technologies, patterns, and techniques and planning out how we can apply them to improve the quality of our testing process.
  • A strong knowledge of different software testing methodologies.
  • Good knowledge of API testing tools like (Soap, Postman, JMeter).
  • A deep understanding of the challenges facing automated software testing
  • Exposure to agile / scrum methodologies.
  • You’re comfortable writing JavaScript or another programming language. All our automation is written in Javascript or TypeScript.
  • You understand accessibility standards and laws and how they can impact testing.
  • You’re excited by working in a fast-paced startup environment.

What you'll get in return for your experience:

My client are offering a competitive salary (up to £75,000pa) for this role combined with a great benefits package that includes stock options. 

Whats next:

Like the sound of this one? Apply with your CV or get in touch with Gareth to find out more.

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Who's managing this role?

Gareth Hollywell

Gareth Hollywell

— Recruiter Technology (London)

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