Lead Software Developer in Test Finance London 70,000

Job Title: Lead Software Developer in Test Finance London 70,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH17498_1524763576
Contact Name: Mobolaji Sanusi
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Job Published: April 26, 2018 18:26

Job Description

Lead Software Developer in Test - Financial Services - London - £70,000

A leading financial services firm are looking for a Lead Software Developer in Test to join their growing team going through an agile implementation programme.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To perform Quality Assurance and thus assist in the delivery of key initiatives.
  • Build and maintain test automation frameworks, supporting continuous delivery.
  • Advocate and advise on BDD process adoption and refinement, including effective definition of user stories and acceptance criteria.
  • Liaison with Development, Scrum Master's and the Business frequency.
  • Understand the overall business outcomes of the system and not just the specification
  • Adapt to different projects with an ability to integrate within different Scrum teams.

Essential Experience:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with colleagues in QA, Development, Architecture, as well as BA's and Business Users. Will be expected to integrate into Scrum teams.
  • Experience of Software quality processes within a QA Team.
  • Good 3GL skills (C/C++/Java etc).
  • Ability SQL skills to write and execute queries.
  • Unix experience.
  • Experience of Agile testing methodologies.
  • Experience in creating Gherkin TDD/BDD test cases.
  • Experience of functional and non-functional testing (Jmeter, other Performance tooling).
  • Financial experience, especially Equities, Fixed Income, or Indexing is high desirable.

This is a very exciting opportunity for skilled and effective Software Developer in Test looking for a new challenge within an innovative global company with a wealth of expertise and knowledge.

If you are interested in this role please contact me on 02031894344.