Software Developer in Test (SDET)

13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ROQ is looking for a Test Engineer to work on a Big Data project at a client site in Liverpool.
The role will be to work as part of the Big Data Team and the main purpose will be to test the extract and transform and load processes across several data feeds including apparel providers, interpreting customer buying habits and social media feeds.
The key daily duties will include;
-Testing database connectivity-Triggering events to pull data from external data sources-Ensuring that events complete as expected and that files containing the required data are created-Analysing the structure and content of the files created-Confirming that the information contained in the generated files is loaded into the data lake-Testing that the information loaded into the data lake matches the data from the original source
We are looking for the following skills;
-Working as part of an Agile development team and using the JIRA suite to create test scripts in a behaviour-driven development (BDD)

-Kanban boards

-Creating documentation, using Confluence

-An in-depth understanding of the AWS Big Data suite, including:

-Strong Scala/Java programming skills are essential

-Strong SQL skills across several databases, including, Oracle, Athena etc.

Experienced working with source code management (SCM) tools, such as Bitbucket

-Experienced working with continuous integration (CI) tools such as Jenkins

When you join ROQ you will be working for an IIP Gold accredited company with excellent infrastructure and highly competitive benefits and an innovative working environment.

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