Senior Development Engineer in Test

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Direct Line

The role

What we're looking for: 

Are you a dedicated and ambitious individual who can build and maintain QA engineering processes and frameworks? 

Are you a JAVA specialist who is also highly skilled in Git/Github and AWS Cloud? 

If so – then we want to hear from you! 

We’re looking for a Senior Development Engineer in Test to drive our quality agenda across the department through technology, process, education and innovation! 

You’ll have a passion to design, build and expand our cloud-based automation framework and will drive and own the BDD and TDD approach across the department. 

With the ability to support and mentor fellow team members, you should enjoy researching new technologies and their potential uses across all of the Direct Line Group web sites. 

You’ll need a minimum of 8 years JAVA experience to succeed in this role and ideally would have made the journey from Development into Engineering throughout your career. 

Who you'll be working with: 

DLG is in the driving seat, and we're taking the lead. We’re turning our brands into digital leaders and revolutionising how people use our products and services - that’s why we’re currently recruiting a QA Engineer to join our ever-growing team. Work with us, and you’ll find an in-house role with an agency feel. 

What you'll be doing: 

You will define QA requirements, architecture, design & specifications and test conditions. 

You will actively participate in planning, estimation, and prioritisation processes to ensure successful execution of QA activities. 

Create and maintain QA reporting capability across entire engineering function. 

Create automated, browser-based, end-to-end functional tests using the Selenium WebDriver (APIs, as opposed to record/playback IDE) primarily on Javascript/JAVA frameworks. 

You will identify, own and manage the risks involved in running our business appropriate to their role, in line with the company risk framework 

You will be working collaboratively and effectively in DevOps environments 

Understand and be keen to embrace CI/CD practices 

Help delivery teams to understand what to test, what to automate and how to deliver quality software. 

Help teams to adopt Behaviour Driven Development (Cucumber is not BDD). 

Enforce TDD process and able to help other people to improve their practice. 

What we'll give you:

We have a strong focus on developing you and your skillset and seek to give you the tools to do so. In addition to this we also offer a generous benefits package including family and work life balance focused options such as: fully paid maternity leave and parental leave, flexible working, insurance savings for you and your family as well as a range of other optional benefits. 

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