The Senior QA Test Analyst role will be to:
Undertake responsibilities of a QA with a focus on test automation. Involvement with all aspects of test automation
Responsible for delivery team integration testing
Maintain and enhance current automation framework and extending it where new functionality is introduced.
Write, maintain and execute both manual and automated tests.
Understand how to best design automated testing across application layers using UI, API, integration and unit tests.
Ensuring testing infrstructure requirements are known, clearly understood and progressed appropriately.
Test products with technology stack such as Ruby, Java, .NET, SQL, XML, web services and web application
Comfortable with test-driven development (TDD), behavioural-driven development (BDD), and continuous integration.
Adhere to Agile testing approach
Coordinating with other test analysts within the Agile release train
Tasks & Deliverables :
The Senior QA Test Analyst will be required to support project testing by:
Developing effective working relationships with all Test customers; project teams, other IS functions & business representatives.
Applying Test-driven development (TDD), behavioural-driven development (BDD), and continuous integration where applicable
Co-ordinating with multiple test resources/deployment manager within the Agile release train.
Automation of test cases
Delivery team integration testing.
Support E2E test team in test data preparation and execution activities
Ensuring testing infrastructure requirements are known, clearly understood, and progressed appropriately.
Supporting and developing other Test staff
Test management using open-source tools such as Selenium, JMeter and Gatlin
Skills & Knowledge :
Experience in executing automated test cases in an agile environment
In-depth experience of Test Automation tooling and processes - such as Selenium, SoapUI, Cucumber, Zephyr. JMeter
In-depth experience of TDD and BDD
Experience in Linux system administration/Management, preferably RHEL
Experience configuring and managing/System administration of Linux Servers for serving web/integration development, testing and production services
Outstanding communication skills. The ability to tailor communication both to business and technical audiences as well as to various roles and levels in the organization is essential. The successful candidate will demonstrate visual and written communication as well as verbal and white-board skills
Experience with continuous integration, automated deployment, testing and the relevant tooling ie Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Jenkins.
Solid experience in API testing using SOAP UI
Strong knowledge of factors influencing performance and ability to tune systems to achieve best possible performance and capacity
Experience with Release and Configuration Management processes
Installation and management of open source monitoring tools
Experience managing and deploying on Cloud based platforms
Experience debugging a complex multi-server service
Working knowledge on SQL queries
Familiarity with network protocols - TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL, etc.
Ability to quickly research and learn new programming tools and techniques
Excellent environment management, automation and Scripting skills eg Shell or PERL scripts
Experience in leading a technical team and defining/improving service processes and procedures
Strong problem-solving skills and experience debugging a complex multi-server service
Experience sharing knowledge and excellent mentoring and coaching skills
Experience with J2EE application Servers eg JBOSS, etc.; relational databases eg Oracle, etc.; Micro Services environment eg Docker, Play, etc. would be very beneficial.
Familiarity with Web Servers eg Apache, etc.; WSO2, integration Middleware, messaging, ESB, API management common web application/integration architectures (SOA)
Experience with Agile methodologies (TDD, SCRUM, Kanban, etc.) and developing product roadmaps, backlogs and measurable success criteria, and of writing user stories, ie can establish a path to delivery for breaking down stories
Experience working within an agile, multi-disciplinary team environment, and ability to deliver iterative design components (including user journeys) to development team;
Experience with the use of version control systems such as subversion or git
Working within a product-centric environment
Breadth of experience with strengths in application programming, security, operations, networking and APIs and API design.
Fundamentals of software engineering and application architecture
Experience with open source solutions and community.
Good understanding of XML
You will be working for a leading media company based in London within the platforms department leading a variety of Java projects from data consolidation and a data platform move.
You will have relevant experience in core Java development, Data Warehouses such as: BigQuery, Kinesis, Kafka, Amazon Redshift, DynamoDBand Designing APIs and working with REST-based Micro services you will be working with the team to design, develop and deploy new data platforms.
Experience or exposure to technologies such as Big Query, Apache Flink and RealTime processing and data pipeline are highly desirable but not essential for this role.We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age.
The ideal candidate will have firm foundations within the Dealership environment as a Sales Manager Are you a UK Sales Manager passionate about delivering results for yourself and your team?
Do you have the leadership to drive forward a team of BDM's?
Are you motivated to spearhead serious growth in the UK and beyond?
Our client has a holistic approach to Total Security Management and commitment to the best possible levels of service delivery and technical expertise. In the past few years they have built an enviable and loyal client portfolio in the UK and abroad. Their passion is about their people and their quality service.
They are a great Company to work for, driven, passionate but also a great bunch of people that provide a fantastic culture and work environment. They provide excellent benefits, share options and prospects and invest in their people. They are about providing stability and support for their employees.
As a member of the management team, you will be a strategic thinker and key to driving the next level of strategic growth. This important strategic hire will report directly to the Managing Director.
Key Candidate Criteria:
If you are interested in this experience and have the relevant experience and skills then please apply below or send your CV to Shannon.
You will be part of a multi located, cross functional development team with responsibility for determining the quality and usability of our software. You will be texcellent variety with lots of opportunities to train and develop your skillset. You will be responsible for the overall quality of all products delivered. Working side by side with developers and stakeholders, throughout the SDLC, you will be following an agile development methodology.
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If this sounds like a position that interests you please apply online.
With interviews commencing from the 31st October this role will not be on the market for long so do not hesitate to get in touch.
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Desirable (not a must have) skills for the Java developer; Equities Trading, Tier 1 IB x 10 ALL LEVELS role:
About the Java developer; Equities Trading, Tier 1 IB x 10 ALL LEVELS role:
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This role will see you reporting directly into the CTO and having overall responsibility for the IT Infrastructure, Business Systems and services across the business set up. The emphasis will be on ensuring an high availability, high performing infrastructure service.
The key competencies you will need to have in order to be successful in this IT Director role include:
Our client deploy ITIL and have a vast, complex set up which runs across their global estate. This role would suit someone who has worked in a similar business and is comfortable with both national and international travel where required.
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Due to the nature of the role and the time scale and requirements issued by the client, candidates have been advised to hold current government clearance to SC level for this role.
Please see full details as per the below, provided by the client for your consideration:
The Global Connectivity Service team has a portfolio of Non-Standard Service Requests (NSSRs) which are effectively small, short term, fixed price projects that provide a reliable and expanding revenue stream for the Global Connectivity account. There are currently over 200 requests on the team task list that need to be delivered and it is expected that a further 60 requests shall be received each month.
This role is required to support the production of Impact Assessments, the production of network designs/network configurations and providing technical guidance to implementation engineers.
Desirable Skills Required:
Key Performance Indicators:
Mandatory Skills Required:
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