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Junior Java Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Holidays per year
  • Job Type:Full Time

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Graduate
  • Function: Software Development
  • Contact: Alastair Marshall
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +44(0)207 048 4022
  • Start Date: 17/01/2022
  • Expiry Date: 08 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 1202- JavaSDET_1638437432

This is an exciting opportunity to join a multi-skilled Agile team as an Java Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) for one of our clients, an award-winning insurance company!

As a Java SDET, you play a vital role working within a cross-functional team, participating in the development of software with a primary focus being on test environments and fixing problems before they are released into production. You'll be able to set up full frameworks to perform thousands of tests in a heartbeat on multiple application platforms such as mobile, desktop and web. This feeds into every level of test whether it's unit level, functional, performance and regression.

As part of the position, you'll be receiving 8 weeks of practical training to help prepare you for the role as an SDET. Once you've completed training, you'll begin working in the insurance sector. This is an exciting role to join an award-winning workplace. Our client is diverse, progressive and encourages using cutting edge technologies.

Essential Skills:

  • Previous experience of any programming language e.g. C#, Java, Python or similar languages
  • Excellent team player
  • A love for technology and its application
  • Naturally curious about how things work
  • Prioritisation and organisational skills
  • Clear and transparent communication
  • You must be passionate about problem solving, collaboration, communication and making a personal impact on businesses.

Desirable but absolutely not essential - If you know them, great; If you don't, we'll teach you.

  • SQL
  • Understanding of Continual Integration and Deployment practices.
  • Test methodologies
  • Knowledge of Agile SDLC
  • We like STEM degrees, but we consider all applicants