Quality Engineer

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • 20 Apr 19

Quality Engineer

End Date

Please note, this vacancy will close at 00:01am on the specified closing date rather than 11:59pm. Please ensure all applications are received before 00.01am on the specified closing date.

Salary Range

We support agile working - click here for more information on agile working options.

Agile Working Options
Other Agile Working Arrangements / Open to Discussion

Job Description Summary
Deliver business value through sound and fully rounded engineering methods and principles, ensuring platforms and software are built consistently with relevant patterns and practices. Able to continually develop themselves with industry best practice methods and tooling used across their engineering teams.

Job Description

Quality Engineers

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.

The Group operates the UK's largest digital bank, and now meets over 60 per cent of customers' banking needs digitally.

These are excellent opportunities for motivated 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 define “Done” 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 own and 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 Engineering with a deep knowledge of Test Lifecycle, Test Models, Best Practices, Test Benchmarking and Test Tools

Preferable to have experience of working in a dynamic agile delivery environment and testing web applications.

Experienced in defining Quality Engineering and Assurance deliverables producing Quality Test artefacts like a test plan and an end of test report.

Technical specialist and understanding of BDD framework.

An automation first Test approach with a passion for driving productivity and a focus on reducing risk.

Passion to lead and work collaboratively across the teams in order to align to the Digital Test Strategy and meet the overall goals of the Bank and Stakeholders.

Experience and knowledge across the entire Test Lifecycle including Quality Engineering, Performance Engineering, Test Data and Test Environments.

Experience with some of the applications forming our toolsets including Selenium, Cucumber, Perfecto, Appium, Saucelabs, Blazemeter, Jenkins , CA Lisa, Jira and QC

Technical background with some experience with Programming Languages including JavaScript, Java, SQL/noSQL, Python and Unix Shell

Confidence to express own opinions, and be pragmatic about modifying them when appropriate

Key responsibilities

Create Test artefacts in line with an agreed Test Strategy, writing automation Test scripts against user stories and maintaining Test traceability.

Defining a Test process and designing and delivering an automation Test framework around continuous integration using Behaviour Driven Development methods.

A focus on reducing risk and building confidence in the team and its stakeholders on the quality definition of the product.

Identifying defects and working with the feature team to provide fixes preventing defect leakage. Help to capture lessons learnt to prevent similar issues in the future.

Work with Software Engineers, Performance Engineers, Business Analysts, Product Owners, Architects and Designers as a part of the Feature Team.

Open to new “thought process” and Change mindset, bring in new ways of working/ innovative and creative ways of delivering “Quality”.

Being a strong part of the QE Guild helping to build the community and building the capabilities of others.

Join us and be part of an inclusive, values-led culture focused on making a difference. Whatever your aspiration, you can also expect excellent benefits, personal development and a career that's enriching and full of opportunity.

Together we make it possible.

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.