- London, England, United Kingdom
- Permanent, Full time
- Lloyds Banking Group
- 17 Feb 19
£41,346 - £45,940
Job Description Summary
Ensure Engineering is conducted in a way which is consistent with the collective views, frameworks, patterns and best practices that exist across the wider Engineering community.
Lloyds Banking Group is changing. We are rapidly transforming into a Digitally-led business on a massive scale in order that we can better serve our millions of customers. This is a big opportunity for you to be part of ground-breaking transformation and it means there's never been a more exciting time to join.
These are excellent opportunities for driven individuals to take on a Quality Assurance Engineer role within a feature team delivering exciting customer driven solutions. The ultimate measure of success is Quality software in production with the team being continually challenged, motivated, mentored and supported and being part of an autonomous team driving quality solutions.
You'll help define â€œDoneâ€ from a Quality perspective and deliver Test solutions in line with the Test Strategy and our QA Engineering principles. You'll always have a view of reducing risk through the Test lifecycle and will help drive the overarching Quality Engineering strategy through the Quality Assurance Guild. Your thought process will be automation first making use of a modern toolchain and automation framework.
With our breadth, reach and diversity, we can offer excellent opportunities for career growth and development. And we are looking for people who can seize those opportunities; you'll get plenty of support but it's about taking the initiative, building relationships and making it happen. Do this and you can help us make a positive difference to our customers, our colleagues and our communities.
What we're looking for
Quality Assurance and Quality Engineering background with a deep knowledge of Test Lifecycle, Test Models, Best Practices, Test Benchmarking and Test Tools.
Experience of leading and embedding Quality Transformation initiatives across multiple areas.
Experience of working in a dynamic agile delivery environment Testing web applications.
Experienced in defining Quality Engineering and Assurance deliverables producing quality Test artefacts.
Familiar with working in a BDD environment
Hands on experience with Cucumber and Gherkin
Experience working in Agile scrum team
Experience in testing automation within a continuous integration environment (ideally Jenkins
Cross browser testing tools (ideally Sauce Lab)
Experience with accessibility testing
An automation first Test approach with a passion for driving productivity and a focus on reducing risk
experience with toolsets including Selenium, Cucumber, Perfecto, Appium, Saucelabs, Jenkins , Jira , confluence
Confidence to express own opinions, and be pragmatic about modifying them when appropriate
Significant Problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical skills.
Experience of working with stakeholders in and out of feature teams and projects building long lasting collaborative relationships.
Experience or knowledge of working with Content Management System.
Create Test artefacts in line with an agreed Test Strategy and maintaining Test traceability.
Automate functional testing in sprint against user stories and maintaining regression packages
Identifying defects and working with the feature team to provide fixes preventing defect leakage. Helping to capture lessons learnt to prevent similar issues in the future.
Participate, as a part of a Scrum team, in shaping User Stories and identifying acceptance criteria and key test scenarios
Ensure that Testing is conducted in a way which is consistent with - and exploit the collective frameworks, patterns and best practices that exist across the wider Test community
Work with Software Engineers, Performance Engineers, Business Analysts, Product Owners, Architects and Designers as a part of the Feature Team.
Open to new â€œthought processâ€ and Change mindset, bring in new ways of working/ innovative and creative ways of delivering â€œQualityâ€.
Relentless focus on delivering business value through sound engineering methods and principles.
Being a strong part of the QA Guild helping to build the community and building the capabilities of others.
Our vision of being the best bank for customers is dependent on every colleague committing to and demonstrating our core value of "putting customers first". By individually and collectively committing to our Group values and codes, we will be able to make a difference together and help Britain prosper.
So, if being at the cutting edge of Digital Banking appeals and you have the background and skills we are looking for then get in touch. We're keen to hear from you.
We're committed to employing a diverse and inclusive workforce, reflective of the customers and communities we serve: where all our colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit.
And we're proud to have received these industry recognitions: 'Stonewall Top Private Sector Employer', 'Top10 Employer for Working Families', 'The Times Top 50 Employer for Women' and both 'Gold Standard' and "Best Workplace Adjustments Process" from the Business Disability Forum.
At Lloyds Banking Group, we're driven by a clear purpose; to help Britain prosper. Across the Group, our colleagues are focused on making a difference to customers, businesses and communities. With us you'll have a key role to play in shaping the financial services of the future, whilst the scale and reach of our Group means you'll have many opportunities to learn, grow and develop.
We're focused on creating a values-led culture and are committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve. Together we're building a truly inclusive workplace where all of our colleagues have the opportunity to make a real difference.