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Software Quality Engineer

Job Title: Software Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Industry: financial services
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
REF: BBBH14211_1490091018
Contact Name: Mobolaji Sanusi
Job Published: 5 days ago

Job Description

Software Quality Engineer - Financial Services - London - Flexible Competitive Salary

A leading financial services firm are looking for a Software Quality Engineer to join their growing team.

Responsibilities:

  • Create test plans and matrices to support new project features.
  • Design, document and develop automated test cases and test data.
  • Identify and report bugs discovered and ensure that any fixes resolve the problem.
  • Support, extend and improve our proprietary automated test framework.
  • Support test environments to ensure they remain green and any problems are flagged up/fixed as they occur.
  • Work closely with the development, business and trade desk teams to support and co-ordinate any testing requirements.
  • Highlight potential quality risks and issues for new project features.
  • Support complex projects which may involve multiple systems and/or other developers both in London and the United States.


Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or other related field.
  • Previous QA experience is required, with recent and demonstrable experience creating automated test cases and working with test frameworks.
  • Python development experience or working knowledge of other similar dynamic scripting languages. Python nose testing framework preferred.
  • Experience with a software development environment, either Linux built-in tooling or an IDE such as PyCharm or Eclipse.
  • SQL experience is necessary.
  • Experience working with Jenkins or similar continuous integration environments.
  • Familiarity with Linux systems as an end user as well as being able to perform basic system administrator tasks.
  • Familiarity with source control systems, eg SVN, git, etc and bug tracking tools, eg Jira.
  • Experience working with agile methodologies is preferable.


This is a very exciting opportunity for a skilled and effective Software Quality Engineer 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.