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Senior Specialist Quality Engineer (Java)

Job title: Senior Specialist Quality Engineer (Java)
Location: London
Industry: Testing
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 plus bonus and benefits
Reference: 16851
Contact name: Josh Craig
Job published: January 10, 2023

Job description

Senior Specialist Quality Engineer (Java)
£90,000 - £100,000 p/a
Full-time, permanent

Harrington Starr are once again partnering with a market-leading Investment Management firm in the hiring of a Senior Specialist Quality Engineer (Java) to act as a ‘second in command’ for QA as and when required for their London offices.
This new full-time, permanent job opportunity would suit a lead QE or QE Tech Lead with extensive Automation experience to act as an ‘Automation Coach / Specialist’. This role would see the individual spend dedicated time with each of the nine product teams on-site to look at and help improve automation, exploratory testing, CI/CD pipelines, and more.
This new role would be ideal for a senior, technical Quality Engineer who embodies the ‘shift left’ approach and always has constant improvement in mind; there are no line-management or leadership responsibilities in this new role so all your time is freed up to push for improvements across the business and implement your own strategy!

  • Spending significant time with each product team in the business (1 – 2 months) to help improve automation, exploratory testing, CI/CD pipelines, and more
  • Help to assure the quality throughout the development lifecycle
  • Involvement in the technical design, implementation and automated testing within a CI/CD pipeline
  • Design BDD tests and create automated tests from the BDD scenarios and executing within the CI/CD pipeline
  • Take the lead in communicating around automation and improving it

Qualifications, Skills and Attributes
  • 5 - 10 years’ + experience within Quality Assurance, preferably in Senior / Lead positions
  • Programming language in Java – Strong Java skills required
  • Very strong communication skills – vital to succeed in this role
  • Experience in working with cross functional teams
  • Experienced in both UI and API test automation

  • £90,000 - £100,000 base salary per annum
  • Generous annual bonus
  • Private Healthcare schemes
  • Generous pension contribution
  • Hybrid working structure
To apply for this Senior Specialist Quality Engineer (Java) job opportunity simply click apply below. If you’d like to learn more about any other Testing / QA job opportunities in London please reach out to Josh Craig on 07760125989 or
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