Test Engineer - PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A 12 MONTH FTC
My client is looking for a Test Engineer to assist the Test Manager in planning and delivering all test activities for the programme
The Test Engineers will work in collaboration with other business areas and stakeholders, and will be responsible for delivering against the test strategy and devising test plans relating to the strategic change programme.
They will also need to support the programme through effective communication at all levels of the organisation including our partners.
The role will involve testing across all software phases: system, regression, integration, performance, and user acceptance testing.
Functional/ Technical Skills
Good knowledge and experience of DevOps and/or Jira
Proven experience in API testing using Postman or similar tools
Good knowledge and experience of SSMS
Experience of automation using Selenium web driver is highly desirable
Experience of working with Cucumber/Specflow
Excellent communication (written and oral)
Excellent planning and organisation skills
Strong interpersonal relationship-building skills with a Pro-active, 'can-do' behaviour and attitude
Ability to represent the company when dealing with 3rd parties and external partners
Self-motivated and ability to prioritise their work
Well versed in test tools and best practices
Excellent understanding of SDLC/STLC
Delivering against challenging milestones and to tight deadlines
Ability to work effectively with internal & external stakeholders
Time and resource management
Co-ordinating, planning and executing multiple tasks
Balancing conflicting priorities and offering suggestions/solutions to minimise impact
Experience of working in a financial/regulated industry
Good programming experience/knowledge in Java/C#
Assist the Test Manager in planning and delivering all test activities for the programme
Collaborate with internal & external partners to deliver against the agreed test activities and deliverables in a timely manner
Actively participate in planning activities and provide test effort against the work required to be carried out
Responsible for test planning and leading execution of the test plan
Review the project plan and ensure any risks and issues are communicated to the project
Define and track quality assurance metrics including defects, defect counts, test result and test status
Communicate test progress against the plan to all stakeholders
Adhere to Company Risk Management policy and procedures, including reporting of incidents or breaches.
Apply and promote Treating Customers Fairly (TCF) culture and principles, together with the organisation's behaviours and values.
Adhere to Company Diversity & Inclusion policy.