Senior Software Engineer in Testing

10122 United Kingdom remote (within UK) IT Permanent

The Role:

We are looking for a Senior Software Developer to join our lively and dynamic team.

Why we need you:

You, as part of the Agile Transformation department at The Stars Group, will be joining a dynamic, exciting Agile team, working as a key part of a globally distributed development unit. As a Senior Software Developer, you will be developing and maintaining different test automation frameworks. You will provide training and support to other development teams on how to use the frameworks. You will provide guidelines and define standard practices for writing test automation scripts.

Who are we looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience in software development
  • 5+ years of experience in TypeScript/JavaScript
  • Experience with
  • Experience with Rest API Testing.
  • Experience with Git.
  • Experience with Agile Methodology.
  • The ability to learn new technologies quickly.
  • An analytical mind.
  • Commercial and Business Awareness.
  • Good communication skills – both written and verbal.
  • The ability to perform multi-tasking.

Good to have:

  • Experience creating any test automation framework.
  • Experience with Selenium.
  • Experience with any screen recognition tool like Sikuli.
  • Experience with Appium.
  • Experience with Gatling.
  • Experience with JMeter.

As the ideal candidate, you will:

You have proven work experience in a software engineering environment working with software development, quality assurance and test automation teams. You have worked in an Agile Environment and perform multiple tasks simultaneously. You have gathered testing requirements from other development teams. You have provided training and mentorship for helping others to succeed. You have attended daily stand-up meetings and has a responsibility for communicating all issues, status and progress. You are a great independent worker as well as a great teammate, being able to handle complex automation tasks efficiently! You enjoy a fast-paced environment, initiative and innovative thinking and you have a self-development skills to keep you up to date with fast-changing trends

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and also like to throw in a discretionary annual performance bonus. In addition, we provide advice and financial relocation assistance to those moving.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you are entitled to a personal allowance interest which encourages our employees to upskill themselves or pursuit a hobby. A baby bounty is offered to our employees as well, granting 1000 GBP upon the birth of a child.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career. In the office there is always free fresh fruit, snacks and drinks. In addition, we contribute a certain amount to the transportation and lunch expenses of our employees.

Our employees can always enroll to our sports program, and in terms of relaxation we have a playroom, including a PlayStation and a pool table. Our social team organise great events; including our sensational summer and Christmas parties.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

PokerStars is part of Flutter Entertainment Plc, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider headquartered in Dublin and part of FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange, which brings together exceptional brands, products and businesses and a diverse global presence in a safe, responsible and ultimately sustainable way.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We do not discriminate on any protected characteristic as defined by applicable law.

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