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Software Test Engineer - Hybrid Swansea
£45,000-£50,000 + Benefits
25 days holiday +bank holidays
Days off for personal development
Flexible working options
This role is perfect for someone who wants to take on the challenge of building the test function from the ground up. You will be working with some amazing software developers working closely with the CTO and other key stakeholders. It has amazing opportunities for growth both technically and in your Career.
Who is this Business?
Unify are pleased to be working with this Swansea based innovative start up who punch well above their weight. They are bringing AI to the construction industry. Using NLP and machine learning to enhance safety documentation across the project life cycle. They are a small effective team looking to grow quickly as their client list expands by the day, including some of the biggest construction projects in the UK. They are looking for someone to come on board and be part of the team building the front end web app and user authentication backend.
The client facing aspect of their product has so far been built by an agency. They are now looking to bring this in house. It will be migrated to being hosted using Kubernetes on IBM Cloud (the reasons for which they can get in to if you'd like to know more) however they are, as much as possible, taking a cloud agnostic approach.
Why join the business??
This is a great opportunity to join an immensely exciting business bringing revolutionary products to the market. With an ever growing pipeline of high profile blue-chip customers now could not be a better time to join as the opportunities are endless. They will be continuing to grow both the font-end product and data science/engineering teams over the course of the next 12 months.
This is an exciting opportunity for a QA, They currently have a small but growing team of developers however they don’t yet have a QA in place. This role is a true greenfield project. Their own home grown software is built with embedded testing and has a high level of Unit tests covered however software from third parties is largely untested. This role is perfect for someone who wants the challenge of developing and improving testing and QA across the company. You will have complete buy in and support from Senior Leadership and the Development team as a whole. As they continue to grow as a company you will grow with them.
The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining CI/CD tooling and managing the process of automated testing. The QA Engineer will also assist in the writing of unit, functional and integration tests across their suite of microservices, assisting and guiding software engineers in testing best practices as we move towards a test-driven development approach.
The QA Engineer will also be involved at a specification and refinement level, working with engineering and product teams to ensure that tests cover the widest range of scenarios possible.
Knowledge of CI/CD methodologies and tools such as (but not limited to)
Experience automating and maintaining the running of testing pipelines
Knowledge of the different practices of Unit, Integration, and Functional testing
Knowledge of testing in popular languages and frameworks such as:
React testing library
Ability to effectively communicate with team members and stakeholders at different levels and technical abilities
Able to work effectively autonomously
Ability to write clear documentation for developed tools and workflows