SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER IN TEST (SDET) REQUIRED FOR GLOBAL FX FINTECH FIRM LONDON - FLEXIBLE WORKING!
Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) ? Would you love to have a job where you:
work with the latest cutting edge technology and practices?
have a competitive salary, benchmarked against a peer group of the most innovative fintech companies in London?
have a flexible workplace that likes to say yes?
have 25 days holiday per year + your birthday off!?
have tech equipment of your own choice bought for you to work with?
have free onsite Nuffield Health Gym and pool?
work in a great location next to the Thames?
have tons of opportunities for progression and development (including managing your own team in the future)?
Then this is a fantastic opportunity for you in a high profile project working on a new cutting edge consumer FX card product that will be used by over 7000 customers globally developed with an innovative tech stack (PostgreSQL, Express, React, Node.js). We are seeking a passionate and experienced Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) to join a 50 person technology team in London (there is also a 10 person team up in the north of England) which has a fun, fast-moving, hardworking and exceptionally supportive environment. The environment offers a high energy startup culture with a test and learn mentality, but with the stability and opportunity for growth that comes from being a highly profitable company with a revenue of more than £2 billion annually; so you get the best of both worlds!
Unlike most testing jobs on the market this is not a manual test or even automation test role. We’re looking for people to actually create tools so developers can test their own code. As a Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET), you navigate the codebase, identify weak spots and constantly design better and creative ways to break software and identify potential problems. You'll have a huge impact on the quality of a £2 billion company's growing suite of products and services.Use your knowledge of testing and testability to influence better software design and promote proper code quality practice, bug prevention strategies, accessibility, privacy, and other advanced quality concepts across our products.
Improve developer and engineering team’s test coverage, release velocity and production health
Work closely with development teams in instrumenting their workflow to build a comprehensive picture of velocity, coverage and quality
Develop modern testing frameworks for a microservice architecture
Be involved in research and implementation of new testing strategies, such as Component and Contract Testing
Act as a consultant to different development teams, show them how to implement new testing strategies
Mainly write in TypeScript (most of the Engineering team writes in TypeScript)
Use BDD to bridge the communication gap between product, business and engineering
Be a para-developer -> help developers ship higher quality products faster
Please apply for this role if you are a Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) with the following experience:
2+ years of experience as a developer or SDET
Strong Testing framework development background
Strong debugging and problem solving skills
Experience in UI or API automation
Proficiency in at least 2 software programming languages
Ability to drive for results and independently own testing strategy and delivery
You’re constantly curious about new technology and approaches
It would be extra awesome if you have:
Experience with infrastructure-as-code delivery pipelines (such as Jenkins-pipeline, AWS Code Build or CircleCI)
Experience with React, Node.js or Typescript
Experience with developing testing solutions for Mac, Unix or Linux environments.
Familiar with SQL
Show creativity and initiative to improve product coverage and effectiveness.
Excellent leadership, communication, collaboration, reporting and analytical skills
If this role is of interest please apply here alternatively please email your application to email@example.com and one of our consultants will be in touch within 24 hours!