Quality Assurance Engineer

Isle of Man
Our client is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer  to join their legendary team.
Role Profile:  As a Test Engineer you will be expected to ensure the delivery of quality applications through industry recognised testing methods for the suite of fresh, modern, client reporting, banking, and investment platforms.  The ideal candidate will have experience of working as a software tester within the finance or e-gaming sectors and want to join a legendary team where they can feel empowered.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager and supporting the Banking and Investment squads to release software with a high quality into production through pipelines.
  • Work in an agile development team focused on continuous delivery of software in a collaborative environment, contributing to the delivery of high-quality solutions to customers.
  • Write, maintain, and execute testing scripts, including Systems Integration and Regression tests
  • Collaborate with peers as necessary to continuously improve quality, code, knowledge, infrastructure, methodologies, and skill levels across the team.
  • Understand the challenges and opportunities facing the business and show initiative when finding solutions to problems.
  • Understand the importance of the agile ceremonies and actively take part in them (e.g. Daily Stand Ups, Backlog refinement, Mob Testing and 3 Amigo Sessions)
  • All the usual activities associated with a test engineer role (e.g. defect management, requirement analysis, estimation, test planning)
  • ​Be responsible for co-ordinating testing activities for a squad between internal and third-party resources.
  • Work with the Quality Assurance manager to develop and execute QA strategies to meet and exceed department and corporate quality goals.
Key skills and Experience:
  • Hold or be studying towards the ISTQB Foundation level in software testing (or local equivalent)
  • Have exposure investment management tools (e.g. Pulse Symphony from iress) Desirable
  • You will need to be personable, genuine, with a clear interest in technological trends and will need a sense of humour
  • A passion for testing, quality, a strong attention to detail and ability to think laterally
  • Ideally proven experience (3+ years) in a similar role across multiple projects, offshore and in-house
  • ​Experience with modern technology and testing tools; Atlassian suite (Jira, Confluence), Test Management tools (e.g. qTest, Zephyr, x-ray)
  • Working knowledge of current development methodologies (Agile / Scrum) with excellent analysis, communication, and documentation abilities
  • Confidence to work with and express ideas as part of a collaborative and creative team
  • The ability to meet deadlines without compromising quality or functionality
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • The ability to understand how a business functions and to balance testing and quality needs with organisational goals
  • ​Commitment to continuous development and continuing education, to stay on top of IT and quality assurance testing trends
  • A desire to progress test automation upskilling is a must, however existing knowledge of automation tools is going to be beneficial (e.g. Cypress, Postman, jMeter)
Angela Westmorland
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