Senior Test Engineer

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A market leading software company is seeking a Senior Test Engineer to join their passionate testing team in following standards and processes in order to maintain product quality. The ideal candidate will be someone who is curious about IT and its inner workings, someone who gets a kick out of figuring out why things happen, and who enjoys fiddling with scripts and settings to make them work the way they want.

You must be able to work well independently or in a small team. You need to have very strong automation testing skills to be suitable for this Senior role.

This role will be based 3 days at the office in Wandsworth, South West London and will be work from home 2 days a week.

The role is paying £55,000-£65,000 dependent on experience and comes with good benefits.


Key responsibilities:

  • As QA Engineer, you are responsible for the various testing activities needed for validating the product.
  • You will have testing ownership on your assigned features, and you’ll assist in organising the testing activities for the entire QA team (creating test plans and assigning test cases, providing test reports, monitoring the progress on the features under work).
  • You will work closely with the Development and Product Management teams to deliver a high-quality product to customers.
  • You will have to maintain and execute the automation test suite where possible.
  • To succeed in this role you should be energetic, motivated, and results oriented. You should also be self-directed and disciplined with good technical skills.


Required knowledge:

  • Functional testing, End to End (E2E) testing, Regression testing, Grey box testing.
  • Good knowledge of bug lifecycle management and testing process and able to adaptability to the needs of the team.
  • Extensive end to end Test Automation experience
  • Working knowledge of Test management tools (like TFS, JIRA, ALM/Quality Center etc.).
  • Problem-solving attributes and quick adaptability to changes in a project.
  • Previous experience with debugging software (Browser Console, SQL Profiler, Postman/Fiddler)
  • Understanding of Microsoft IIS.
  • Basic knowledge of Database concepts (T-SQL/PL-SQL).
  • Experience of testing integrations with a good technical grasp of platforms, web services and API’s.
  • Experience in Microsoft Windows and SQL Server: configuring, investigating performance and scalability issues.
  • Basic Linux knowledge.


Nice to have skills & technologies:

  • Understanding of Web Services
  • Selenium experience
  • General programming skills (Java, APIs)
  • Performance testing experience


London - West
IT Development
Contact Name:
Will Cusack

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