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QA Engineer

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Quality Assurance/Testing

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job functions:

    Developer

  • Salary:

    £400 - £450 per day

  • Contact:

    Joe Noon

  • Contact email:

    joe.noon@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    59623_1616432546

  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-03

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

QA Engineer skilled in JS automation (Cypress and/or Typescript), API testing and CICD is sought to work with a renowned media/publishing client to work in one of their Agile software engineering teams to drive automation.

This role is operating inside IR35 and you will be working remotely for the forseeable - the client is yet to confirm their plans for returning to the office, however, this will likely be a part-time basis if and when this happens.

You will be working alongside another QA Engineer to set up a typescript automation suite (with Cypress and Selenium) and to ensure coverage accross a high profile/high-traffic website. You will also demonstrate a sound understanding of the test pyramid and how to apply these principals as best practice. You will be working within a highly technical environment comprised of strong engineers a cutting edge stack; everthing is being deployed in AWS/Kubernetes and your contribuition to the team not only will be valued but actively encouraged. This is a hugely quality oriented environment so a fantastic role for any engineer who is truly passionate about software quality and agile practices.

Please note, althogh the initial term is 6 months - this is highly likely to continue extending for a number of additional terms.

If you have the following skillset - please apply with your CV.

  • Javascript & Typescript testing and test automation (building frameworks from scratch)
  • UI Test automation tooling Cypress & Selenium (Jest, Mocha also nice to have)
  • API testing (Microservices nice to have)
  • CICD and relevant tooling (I.e CircleCI, Jenkins, Teamcity)
  • Performance/Load testing and relevant tooling (Jmeter, Gatling)

Very nice to have:

  • React
  • Graphql