Java Software Developer

Heat Recruitment
United Kingdom
From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
04 Oct 2017
31 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Automation Engineer, UKDesign and develop automation tests for a variety of components of different products and integration levels. You’ll be working within the London engineering team on developing core automation code and test scripts, participating in scrum meetings and handling of issue escalation from internal and external sources.

The Perks

Qumu’s London office is nestled between Old Street and Farringdon and is home to a talented group of engineers and a seasoned sales team. Our office is fun, friendly and encourages collaboration and innovation across all departments.Along with the standard corporate benefits you’d expect (25 days holiday, pension, private medical, life assurance and a Medicash plan for those everyday health expenses), we like to give you your birthday off and an extra day to spend with your family!If you’re an Apple fanatic or passionate about Linux, we’ve got the hardware that you’re comfortable using stacked with as many screens as you can fit on your desk.We also keep you watered and fed with an abundance of fresh fruit and healthy snacks delivered weekly.Essential Functions

Testing the latest technologies and implementing best practices for automation or mentoring team members in development and automation skills, and providing peer feedback through active participation in automation design, development tasks, code reviews and bug fixes.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor degree in computer science, computer engineering or equivalent.4+ years of experience in test automation.A track record of designing, developing and delivering solid automation tests, both as extension to existing frameworks and completely new ones.Strong knowledge of python (other object orientated languages will be considered, but Python is a must).Excellent knowledge of Selenium Webdriver.Self-driven and proactive with excellent follow through capabilities.Excellent communication skills, being articulate and accurate in both verbal and written communication.Enjoys working in a flat structure where QA, development and product design are one very close-knit team.Technical Expertise

Robust and rigorous approach to all aspects of testing.The ability to work under your own initiative and provide proactive feedback to the development team and managers.Experienced in designing and running appropriate load tests (familiarity with Locust is a plus).A drive to make automated testing an integral part of the SDLC and release process.Logical approach using and managing manual tests where appropriate.Automating web applications on desktop and mobile devices (Selenium), mobile applications (Appium)Experience of REST APIs and how to test them.Bug management (Jira).BDD experience/familiarity with gherkinBonus Points

JavaJavaScriptWhitebox testingSQLFamiliarity with good ‘User experience’ designs would be beneficialExperience in testing video applications would be useful but not a prerequisite
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