Software Development Engineer in Test – Data (SDET-Data)
Salary Up to £60,000
What gets us out of bed each morning is the opportunity to use technology & data to make customers’ lives even easier.
Is this you?
Acting as a trusted advisor and consultant to the data community will need to be second nature for you to get the best out of this role. You’ll evangelise and promote new technologies and techniques –sharing your experience and expertise across the teams. You’ll have no ego but you’ll challenge accepted standards and the way we work, ask questions to improve performance and quality of teams. Tightly integrated with an agile team of big data developers, you will be responsible for assuring that the data solution delivered by the team is tested, validated and monitored automatically at the right level.
What will it take?
A desire for accountability and responsibility as well as the temperament to thrive under pressure will be part of your DNA. Clearly you’ll have the ability to write clean, maintainable and efficient code in a collaborative agile environment and you’ll also have experience of exploratory, security and performance testing. Ideally you’ll have experience of testing within a data environment (SQL and/or Hadoop) where downtime is not tolerated. You’ll be passionate about technology and any experience in Hadoop, HIVE, PIG, Spark as well as Jenkins or Go, and GIT would be a real advantage in your application. If you don’t have professional experience with these tools and packages this role gives you a great opportunity to learn these sought-after skills.
Please make sure you have the following:
- Experience of building frameworks such as Cucumber or Specflow
- Competent in a high-level language such as Java, Python or Scala
- Ability to write clean, maintainable and efficient code
- Quality assurance with very large datasets; appreciation of the sensitivity of personal data
- Experience of TDD and/or BDD
- Passionate about technology, with an ability to master new technologies
- Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
If you are interested in finding out more about this role then click apply and start the process.
Salary Details: up to £60,000 + Bonus + Benefits