Quality Assurance Engineer (IT)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Kingfisher Plc
  • 21 May 19

Quality Assurance Engineer (IT)

Overview

Digital is changing the world, starting with the way we shop. Today it's online shopping and click-and-collect, tomorrow it will be something not yet imagined. It's a fast-moving world, where fresh ideas are welcome - along with the pace and flexibility to lead the way.

It's a chance to be part of something new. A chance to do big things in small, close-knit teams. A chance to feel the energy of a small agency - with the financial resources of a major retailer. And a chance to be rewarded for your talent, creativity and energy as well as your time.

You will be responsible for setting up and maintaining an automated end to end testing framework for our applications. You will interact with product management( PO/BA's), engineering and operations teams to plan testing for features, enhancements and to assure products meet the acceptance criteria and quality standards.

Responsibilities

We're looking for someone who will own the quality and efficiency of delivery, be responsible for executing end-to-end testing and exploratory testing to uncover unknown consequences of building software, analysing technical or functional specification or user stories to derive the test cases and execute them thoroughly, frequent code testing and deployment, build a robust automation test pack that can be run for each release and write the bug reports in Jira

You will have a strong background in manual and automation testing, working on digital or ecommerce related projects and have an understanding of test driven and behaviour driven development concepts. You will have exposure to working in an agile development environment, have experience in creating and maintaining regression test suites, cross browser testing, mobile apps testing( iOS and Android) and have demonstrable understanding of testing in context of both agile and waterfall methodologies as well as analytical and problem- solving skills with strong attention to detail.

Qualifications

Technically you will have experience working with Jira, XRAY, Restful API, CI - Jenkins, SVN/GIT and test frameworks such as Webdriver IO, Protactor, Selenium, Cucumber, Postman, Fitnesses and have exposure to programming languages such as Java/Groovy/JavaScript and ISEB/ISTQB Certification or any other equivalent relevant certification is preferred.

You must have the ability to produce concise and objective summaries of complex information, have a can-do attitude, the ability to deliver under tight deadlines and have a flexible approach towards day-to-day tasks with an ability to manage multiple delivarables across a variety of stakeholders, be able to identify and communicate in advance any project risks and identify solutions to mitigate them and have good attention to detail to capture inaccuracies and inconsistencies.

Becoming part of Kingfisher is a fantastic opportunity, we want to be able to provide our employee's with roles that engage them, alongside a competitive benefits package that allows our employees to feel a valued part of our team.

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