Senior Software Development Engineer in Test
Job Location : London, England, GB
Posted on : 2020-06-25
Job Description :
Spacebar Media Ltd a group company of the Stride Gaming is a market leader in the online gambling space. We dream, develop and market really awesome games for our customers and have a great time doing it.We live and breathe our Vision and Values and believe everyone who works at Spacebar Media has a very important role to play in making the company a success.We won't sugar coat it, it's a challenging environment where we all get in and get the job done whatever it takes to ensure our products are the best of the best.We are looking for a highly technical tester or Java Developer who is looking to take their career in a different direction! Tell Me More!As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), you will design, build, deploy and support teams to take on test automation solutions. This role requires a dynamic, technical individual with a unique blend of technical excellence coupled to an open, servant leader approach.You will join our exciting journey of adopting AWS technology and will be instrumental in establishing a leading technical approach to testing, that is fundamental to enabling the journey to a fully DevOps organisation. This is a fantastic opportunity to design and build scaleable, secure software solutions that will underpin the organisation for the future. It is an excellent time to work with one of the leading companies in the online gaming industry, working in a informal, media style environment.Responsibilities: Define and build test automation frameworks (both functional and non-functional) Define and building automation of critical parts of the pipeline, particularly in the automated provisioning of test data and environments Supporting developers to build tested solutions and assisting in the building of automated development practices Support the role out and use of test automation with multiple Product teams (Squads) Advise to other teams on how they can refine their test approaches (including developers) Coach, mentor, train and promote testing, test automation and Quality Assurance practices within the organisation Supporting less senior SDETS in both technical and consultancy skills Requirements The ability to build stable, fast Java applications using DevOps principles Good understanding of test approaches, methods and techniques Understanding of unit testing, BDD and ideally Specification by Example and how to implement them An understanding of why DevOps isn't just Development The ability to communicate effectively, whether it's spoken, written or collaboration over documentation. Strong experience with Java, JUnit, Maven, Git/Bitbucket (distribute workflow preferably) and Jenkins is essential Experience with Cucumber, Selenium, JMeter, ELK and SonarCube is highly preferable Experience with AWS CodeBuild and CodePipeline is a plus ...and most importantly - a willingness and ability to learn new things! We use a wide variety of technologies and ways of working which means we don't expect everyone to know everything about everything. It's more important to understand the concepts more than the technologies themselves and we happily invest in our people to build effective teams. Mentoring and coaching is particularly important to us, we'd rather build effective teams than hire "rock stars".BenefitsIt's not all about the work! At Spacebar Media we are dedicated to not only finding the best people to work for us, but once you are here we want to make sure you stay. Along with a competitive salary package we also offer on completion of probation: - Private Medical Insurance - Life Assurance - Income Protection Insurance We also have great stuff like free fruit, a very busy Nespresso Coffee Machine, regular company social events, an arcade room and a great team of people to work with.If you think you have the skill set and passion to join us please apply below.Spacebar Media Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. We will endeavour to get back to you within two weeks of you submitting your application, however if you do not hear back from us after this time unfortunately you will not have been successful to the next stage. Dear Recruitment Companies...we think what you do is great, but we have this role covered so please do not contact or send emails. If we need you we will call.