Software Developer in Test

Location: Birmingham
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Quality Assurance Testing
Reference: LDW26
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Test Automation / C# .NET / Visual Studio

A new role has become available for a Software Development Engineer in Test with one of our clients, a cutting-edge and long-standing Midlands-based company who are active in the financial sector. The role is working in test, supporting the company's flagship software product. This is a crucial role in the company as you will be ensuring the quality and stability of the code developed by the team, ensuring that the company can create the best quality product possible. The ideal candidate will have a strong background as a SDET, with 5 years of experience with both automated testing and C#/.NET stack development.


Responsibilities:
- Perform automated testing on company software, always ensuring to follow testing best practices.
- You must adapt to changing scenarios, diligently testing in a variable environment.
- Develop and maintain regression tests and test frameworks.
- Maintain good working relationships with colleagues, both technical and non-technical.

Key Skills:
- At least a minimum of 5 years experience in a testing role.
- ISTQB/ISEB certification.
- A strong background in both Selenium WebDriver and C#/.NET
- Commercial experience using Visual Studio 2017/19.
- Candidates must also be able to show skills in time-management, organisation and well as possess a positive outlook toward the test process.

Additional Skills:
- Any experience in Financial Services/FinTech would be very beneficial!
- Familiarity with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins or similar.
- Prior experience testing with an Agile team, with a preference for Scrum.
- Experience with BDD using Specflow, or similar tools.

Benefits:
- Flexible office hours/remote working opportunities.
- Contributory pension
- Training and development
- 25 days holiday
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Medical

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