Futureheads

SDET
Fintech

Posted   Technical

Contract type
Permanent
Salary/Rate
£70,000–£80,000
Location
Chester / London
Duration
Permanent
Start date
ASAP
Reference
J14348

Futureheads are partnered with an international payment services provider, who have offered services to customers in the UK since 2007. They have developed a cloud-based peer-to-peer payments platform that allows businesses and personal customers to make easy multi-currency payments in a broad range of currencies and countries

They are looking for people to create tools so developers can test their own code. As an SDET, you will be tasked with identifying weak spots, constantly designing better and more creative ways to break software and identify potential problems. You'll have a huge impact on the quality of the increasing amounts of services and products they provide.

You will have the power to make a difference by influencing better software design and promote proper code quality practice, bug prevention strategies and other advanced quality concepts across their products.

On a daily basis your role will be to:

Work closely with development teams in instrumenting good quality coverage
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, showing them how to implement new testing strategies
Mainly write in TypeScript
Use BDD to bridge the communication gap between product, business and engineering

Technical Skills

·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 preferably JavaScript, TypeScript, or NodeJS
You’re constantly curious about new technology and approaches

If this sounds like you, please apply today