Lead SDET (Java/ Fully hands on)

Lead SDET (Java/ Fully hands on)

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    London, England

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    £100000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus

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    Connor Rylands

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    17 days ago

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Lead SDET (Java/Fully Hands on)

Salary - up to £110k + Bonus + Benefits

We are partnered with a global FinTech who provide cloud-based products to the financial industry and boast over 800 employees across 7 offices worldwide.

They're looking to make the London office their main engineering hub and require a Lead SDET to directly work within the code to design, develop and maintain their automation frameworks from scratch, architecture and tooling.

The Lead SDET will…

  • Lead an agile team responsible for the delivery of highly scalable and performant systems
  • Design testing solutions across web applications, third party systems and API services
  • Need to have significant Java programming experience
  • Build and develop Automation frameworks from scratch

As the Lead SDET, you'll drive continual improvement across the team's automation frameworks and coverage with a large focus on shift-left testing and TDD.

The Lead SDET will get exposure to a solid tech stack including Core Java, React, Microservices, Docker, K8s, JMeter, Selenium WebDriver, JUnit, Spring Boot, Elasticcsearch, Big Data and NoSQL DBs.

The London office (EMEA HQ) grew from 30 to 140 last year, with hopes to reach 300 by 2022. This role is their highest priority right now and has growth opportunities to Senior, Lead and Management roles!

Apply now for immediate consideration for this excellent Lead SDET opportunity!

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