QA Lead (Automation) - West London

London, England • £45000 - £65000 per annum • Permanent • Software Development

About the company

A technology and data company that uses the language of games to transform the way retailers and brands interact with shoppers, engaging, researching and monetizing their footfall, linking offline behaviours with online profiles.

As retailers digitise their physical locations at an unprecedented rate, my client is able to create a breakthrough model by combining scalable engagement, machine learning and IoT for passive and active data.

The London office has a relaxed yet focused vibe where teams dare to think big, care -almost painfully- about the quality of what they are providing to other team members and clients, and focus on keeping things simple, removing any unnecessary hurdles.

About you

As the QA lead, you will be at the heart of the engineering team in London, supporting the team to build the software platform by implementing a QA strategy.  You will be actively contributing and advocating automation processes as well as leading and training members of your team.

You will
  • Work with software and business teams to identify and scope test requirements
  • Perform analysis of software and systems
  • Cooperate in the creation of User Acceptance Criteria (BDD processes)
  • Create and maintain test scenarios
  • Maintain automated tests on different platforms (Web, Mobile, Server)
  • Perform manual tests when required
  • Maintain performance tests scripts
  • Produce metrics and KPIs to track the testing platform
You’ll have
  • Experience in Web and Mobile app testing
  • Minimum 3 years in an automation testing capacity
  • Experience with Robotium or Espresso mobile automation framework
  • Experience with WebDriver or Protractor automation framework
  • Experience in Integration tests - API testing
  • Confidence with Java or Javascript as a development language for automation
  • Solid experience with BDD tools like Cucumber / JVM
  • Good understanding of Agile processes like Kanban
  • Experience in Performance tests using Jmeter
  • Experience of writing UAC and Test scenarios
What’s on offer?

A highly competitive salary, 25 days holidays, flexible working hours, a matched pension scheme, an employee stock option scheme, private healthcare, life insurance and

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