Offers “Ernst & Young”

24 days agoErnst & Young

Automated Test Developer – EY’s Hive

  • City of London (Greater London)
  • IT development

Job description

The opportunity

 

It is our mission to transform the working lives of finance and tax professionals. We are responsible for the innovation and development of human-centric products within EY. Our approach is to prototypes ideas, get feedback from our customers and scale the very best ideas. 

 

At the heart of our business, is our people. Good people, supported by good internal practice, are the building blocks for making the impossible possible. We are looking for a Automated Test Developer that will help support us tobuild and release engaging, innovative applications to market quickly.

 

Your key responsibilities  

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Create and maintain automated acceptance tests, test suites and regression packs for the various applications being developed by EY’s Hive

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Work as part of a scrum team to help develop new and innovative application, providing support to the team with the unique perspective that working in quality assurance provides

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Engage in a wider quality assurance team to help improve quality across the whole of EY’s Hive, supporting the introduction of new tools and working practices to improve testing and reduce time to delivery

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Support the Quality Assurance Manager to help develop and maintain the automation test framework being used across the Hive

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Coach and work with other members of the Hive to help promote and drive the importance of testing as part of the software development lifecycle

Skills and attributes for success

·  Curious - you like to understand why things are done the way they are, and how they could be continuously improved
·  Collaborative – you work well with others to develop a stronger outcome than achieved individually. You seize learning and knowledge sharing opportunities
·  Empathetic - you take the time to understand what drives other team members, what motivates them and how to achieve mutual objectives
·  Humble - you actively seek feedback, and feel comfortable providing it to others. You are not overly influenced by organisational hierarchy
·  Reflective - you are comfortable re-evaluating your view when presented with contrasting facts and your opinions
·  Energetic – you are excited by what you do and you bring an enthusiasm to your job
·  Agile – you are passionate, spirited, live and breathe agile

To qualify for the role you must have  

 

We are interested to hear from people with the right attitude for the job! That’s naturally entrepreneurial people that feed on the energy of a thriving team. You’ll need a balance of technical and analytical skills, a creative approach to work and strong communication skills. If you’ve got big ideas, as well as the confidence to voice them, this role is for you.To qualify for the role, you must have:

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A work attitude that is curious, collaborative, empathetic, humble, reflective, energetic, and agile (see above)

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Commercial development experience working in quality assurance

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Proven experience writing and maintaining automated test scripts, as well as developing test frameworks and test solutions

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Proven experience writing test scenarios and determining effective and efficient ways of testing applications

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Experience with modern development methodologies and working practices (e.g. BDD, Agile, DevOps, etc.)

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Experience working with automated testing tools (e.g. Selenium, HP UFT, TestComplete, etc.)

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Basic level of knowledge of at least one programming language, preferably Java

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To be able to support developers in triaging bugs, e.g. checking through log files, identifying DB errors, etc.

Ideally you’ll also have   

 

·  Project management skills   

What we look for

 

·  Excellent communicator in a range of situations both written and oral
·  Enthusiastic and flexible attitude to work

What working at EY offers

 

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

 
·  Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around
·  Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
·  The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

 

About EY

 

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

 

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

 

Apply now.

 

 

Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.