Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Easyweb Recruitment
£30,000 to £37,500 per annum dependent on experiences + bonus + benefi
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Looking to develop a career with an award-winning business in the financial services industry? Our client could have just the opportunity for you. They are one of the largest providers of online investment platforms and stockbroker services in the UK, with assets under administration exceeding £36.3 billion and more than 152,400 clients. Their award-winning products include Self-Invested Personal Pensions (SIPPs), ISAs and Dealing Accounts. They have their head office in Manchester, as well as a Media office in London and a stock broking office in Tunbridge Wells.

Their aim is to be to a market-leading provider of investment products and administration services in the adviser and execution-only markets.

Position: Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)
Location: Exchange Quay, Manchester
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: Monday to Friday 8.45am – 5.15pm
Salary: £30,000 to £37,500 per annum dependent on experiences + bonus + benefits

About the role:

As Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) you will plan, develop and maintain a suite of automation test scripts in adherence to prioritised automation strategy requirements.


- From the offset you will be providing new ideas and innovation which allow you to develop a variety of test suites, frameworks and tools in an Agile environment.
- Maintaining and building testing solutions from scratch, you’ll work across multidisciplinary teams to ensure automated testing solutions are integrated throughout our delivery pipeline.
- You will help drive forward our end to end and API test automation efforts across a variety of technologies while having a major influence on how we approach and deliver test automation and continuous testingl.

About you:

- You love both testing and development.
- You have a great understanding of test automation approaches and methodologies as well as a general understanding of web development, particularly Angular.
- You enjoy working with test automation frameworks Selenium and Protractor as well as tools SoapUI and Postman.
- You are familiar with languages C# or JavaScript and Typescript as well as being comfortable using a range of assertion libraries including Nunit, MSTest and Jasmine.
- You are able to use a CI build tool; preferably Jenkins or TeamCity to implement continuous testing with ease and you are comfortable working on shared repositories using Git for version control.
- It’s really important that you keep on top of the latest technology advancements in the test development space, allowing you to influence our future test architecture.
- An understanding of development techniques such as TDD or BDD is a bonus.

Other Information:

In return they will provide all the training and support you need in order to develop within your role.

Their EQ4 office design is centred on delivering agile and collaborative working spaces that enable them to deliver a first-class service to their customers. As well as state-of-the-art work areas, the office also has its own gym, relaxed break-out zones, a roof terrace, a dining area and a lounge which transforms into a bar for staff once a month.

There are opportunities for growth and professional development for members wanting to progress within their career including induction training and their study support scheme which is part of their benefits package.

You can expect a friendly working environment with a strong sense of team work, they have a great sense of pride in what they do and this is reflected in their guiding principles.

There is an active programme of social events throughout the year which are open to all employees.

You will also have access to free onsite gym with a range of classes.

You may have experience of the following: Developer in Test, Test Developer, Software Developer in Test (SDiT), Test Automation Developer, Software Tester, Senior Quality Assurance Engineer, QA Engineer, Quality Engineer, Quality Assurance Analyst, Software Quality Assurance Engineer, Quality Assurance Manager, Supplier Quality Engineer, Software Test Engineer, QA Tester, Test Engineer, etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.
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