Senior QE Lead Automation Engineer (SC Cleared)
Testing, London
Senior QE Lead Automation Engineer (SC Cleared)
Testing, London

What you'll be doing:

Working in an Agile team, you will be responsible for inputting to the design and build of automated tests to ensure adequate and effective test coverage 

Provide test assurance of the user stories according to the defined acceptance test criteria; whilst working in a test-first environment. 

Work closely with Software Engineers to deliver the test activities to meet the requirements, whilst contributing to effective agile delivery. 

Participate in estimation activities and identify opportunities for improvement within the team. 

Provide assurance at team retrospectives and planning sessions to ensure test best practice, continual improvements and appropriate standards are adhered to 

Proactively collaborate with the Front-end development team, understand the design of the Front-end and discussing issues with the developers to better understand requirements and expectations 


What experience you'll bring:

  • ISTQB (or equivalent) Certification.
  • Extensive experience as a senior SDET or Lead Test Automation Engineer.
  • Ability to lead and mentor a team of QE Automation Engineers or SDET’s.
  • Proven track record of architecting, building, and implementing comprehensive test automation frameworks from scratch.
  • Advanced coding and OOP experience, with multiple languages such as Java, JavaScript, TypeScript, .NET/C#, Python.
  • Experience in:
    • Developing automated UI testing frameworks.
    • Developing automated API and Contract testing frameworks.
    • Developing automated mobile application testing frameworks for iOS and Android.
    • Implementing multiple test automation frameworks. E.g., Selenium, Webdriver.IO, Cypress, Playwright, Testcafe.
    • Integrating test automation frameworks with cloud execution services e.g., BrowserStack, SauceLabs, Perfecto.
    • Testing Microservices and Cloud based solutions.
    • DevOps and Continuous Integration/Deployment (CI/CD) using market leading tools such as Jenkins, AWS, Azure, GCP, GitHub Actions, GITLab.
    • Applying BDD and TDD methodologies.
  • Understand the importance of Shift Left and Shift Right concepts.
  • Have a Continuous Testing mindset and the desire to drive innovation.
  • Possess a strong knowledge of Scrum & Agile methodologies.
  • Ability to influence key stakeholders and drive a continuous improvement mentality.

Who we are:

Who we are:

You'll be joining the 6th largest IT Service Provider, present in more than 50 countries. From our roots in Japan, NTT DATA's mission is to facilitate business change and technology transformation across many industries for a better future for our business, people and community. Some of the projects we have supported include the digitising of The Open  golf tournament and applying Formula 1 technology to support medical staff at University Hospitals Leicester.

Everything we do is underpinned by our core values of 'Clients First', 'Teamwork' and 'Foresight' and we achieve these by putting people first.

We support and celebrate our differences and preferences, these are what makes us unique. Some of our initiatives, collectively known as “DO Diversity”, aim to create a space for us to learn and get involved in building a truly diverse environment. Our Culture & Ethnicity Network gives our colleagues a platform to share their various backgrounds; Our NINGEN programme allows the new generation of NTT DATA employees around the world to connect and shape the future of our organisation and the “City Gives Back” allows us to support our local community that has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic...and much more!

what we'll offer you:

The focus on Clients, Teamwork and Foresight is in our DNA and we are looking for someone who shares and embodies these core values, leading by example.

We don't look for finished articles. We look for people who want to continue their career growth alongside NTT DATA's.

To support your hard work and dedication, we will offer you:

A people focused business

Excellent opportunities to grow your career, including an online training platform with 3000+ courses, accessible from everywhere, to sharpen your skills.

A varied client base

…And much more!

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“Upon joining the NTT DATA UK family, you will experience a culturally diverse organisation living our values of Clients First, Teamwork and Foresight as we partner with our customers every day.

At NTT DATA UK, we are proud to support and invest in our people. We offer a variety of rewarding career paths and opportunities to develop professionally - with access to cutting edge innovation.”

Fernando Apezteguia, CEO, NTT DATA UK

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