Our client are highly innovative financial technology business providing intuitive, user-friendly risk analytics and reporting solutions to the pensions and investment market.
Our client are looking for a candidate (QA/SDET) to join their asset management team who build bespoke software solutions for asset managers in and around London. This team is mainly using a Microsoft stack with the latest technologies.
About the role:
Design, write and execute manual and automated tests. Assist in the implementation of test automation frameworks. Assist with clarification of functional and non-functional requirements. Use bug tracking systems to submit, track and manage defects. Analyze test results at the story or feature level and provide meaningful reports to project team. Maintain software testing artefacts. Use queries to create test data and analyze results. Help ensure coverage for each software release. Suggest process and execution improvements for the QA phases of the SDLC. Mentor less experienced team members. Supporting developers to implement ways to inject testing earlier in the software development process
5+ years of QA experience. Strong knowledge of all stages of the SDLC. Able to work well within the constructs of an agile process, including SCRUM, Continuous Build and Integration, etc. Knowledge of a wide range of QA methodologies Experienced in working on DevOps/Agile operations process Strong understanding of Web-based technology architecture and data structures Experience with Datadog synthetics for CI/CD testing Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently or fill lead QA role on very small project Developed and Designed Azure DevOps pipeline for continuous integration and delivery Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Strong analytical and diagnostic skills as well as attention to detail Critical thinking skills to analyze system requirements for ambiguities and discrepancies Aptitude for thinking outside the box to develop thorough test plans, test scenarios, test cases and test scripts Ability to investigate a defect, isolate its probable cause and provide a reliable method for reproducing it. Strong understanding of the QA processes, methodologies and Software Testing Lifecycle Strong database skills Strong C#, Java and/or Scripting experience Strong experience with automated testing tools Strong understanding of QA testing tools and environment
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