Version 1 | Edinburgh

Test Engineer

Department: Digital Development & Architecture
Job Description

Version 1 has won a major piece of work with a new client, this project will be supporting the internal IT project for a world-leading Investment Management business. You will be working for a client the rewards innovation, in a collaborative and truly Agile manner. If you want to learn, develop and join an award-winning "Great Place To Work" then read on! 

Before I go into the details of our Test Engineer needs here are some of the benefits. We offer profit share, pension, private medical, flexible working policy and more. We offer incentives for accreditations and educational assistance for course relevant to your role. We offer employee recognition in the form of Excellence Awards and V1Ps which is awarded by your peers. Engagement is incredibly important with local engagement teams driving our engagement events, summer party and Christmas parties

This is a new opportunity to work within a client Scrum Team. You as a Test Engineer will be playing a key role in two-week sprints and engage from the start of every project to completion in the Scrum team. As a Test Engineer, you will be writing the test automation code and executing the testing with the other Engineers. 

In this role, you will be working on Automation as we as Manual testing, the progression from Manual test to Automation test whenever possible to add value to the project. Collaboration between the end client Test team and you will be vital to the success of every project. In this role, you'll be responsible for a wide variety of activities from inputting into user stories, writing test cases based on these, resourcing results using GIRA, gathering test data, reviewing the results and driving retrospective changes for improvement on the project. 

Qualifications

Essential criteria: 

  • Experience in a Test Engineer, Test Analyst or Test position with the experience to work at this level
  • Ability to do and happy to carry out Manuel Testing and experience of Automation testing using Selenium
  • Cloud application or platform experience and experience of testing in these environments
  • Experience in building Test Automation frameworks using Selenium, Cucumber etc.
  • Familiarity with Unit testing frameworks e.g. MS Unit Testing Framework, NUnit, Mocha as well as BDD tools e.g. Spock
  • Experience of developing in C#
  • Code / Language agnostic with the ability to develop in one or more languages e.g. Python, Java or other
  • Experience of working in an Agile manner and experience of working in Scrum Teams


Desirable: 

  • ISTQB certification
  • Experience of creating, adding to and maintaining test automation frameworks such as Selenium, JMeter 
  • Experience of Azure Cloud 
Additional Information

We are an equal opportunities employer. Please refer to our Diversity & Inclusion statement on the website. https://www.version1.com/careers/culture/

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