Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Prague


Test Automation Engineer - 90227962
Primary Location:Czech Republic-CZ-Prague-Prague
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:25 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Test Automation Engineer
Czech Republic, Prague
About the Latitude Team

The Latitude Team in Prague is looking for an enthusiastic self-starting Test Specialist interested in working on this exciting project. You should enjoy working in a dynamic agile environment; have strong communication skills and a keen interest both in advancing your technical skills as well as learning the business.

Latitude is a programme of work to provide the ability to anticipate and actively manage cash and collateral funding requirements globally to ensure efficient utilization of firm’s assets whilst actively controlling levels of usage to ensure suitable settlement of obligations, using available intraday liquidity and credit most efficiently, thereby reducing costs and meeting regulatory requirements both in normal and stressed conditions.
The program improves Barclays’ ability to manage and report intraday and end-of-day funding. It achieves this through the timely provision of real world and internal cash flow events in a desk-top application with analytical capabilities. Latitude will also drive changes to existing operational procedures.

The application frontend is written using the Angular 2 and TypeScript. The backend is written using the Spring Framework and Java 8.  Our aim is to be able to process approx 20 million messages per day with a throughput of 6 million per hour. The data is standardized, linked and matched all in real-time.
What will you be doing?

• Creating tests scripts using Protractor framework
• Doing code reviews of tests written by your teammates
• Running regression test
• Analyzing test issues
• There will be opportunities to get involved in Development, Analysis and Non Functional Testing as part of this exciting agile team. 
What we’re looking for:

• Good knowledge and experience with Protractor framework, JavaScript and TypeScript
• A proven track record of testing and automation in an agile/iterative environment (DevOps, SCRUM, BDD, TDD).
Skills that will help you in the role:

Knowledge of the following:
• Angular 2
• Java
• Spring Framework
• Linux (bash scripting)
A background of working in the financial industry, especially if in treasury or back office operations
Where will you be working?

With 120 thousands of employees and over 326 years of tradition, we are one of the largest banking company in the world. Over the years, we have come up with many revolutionary ideas that changed the way people think about their finances; whether it was the first credit card issued in Great Britain or the first ATM machine, we have always been trying to push the banking business a little further. Our Prague office is part of the Operations and Technology Division, and as such, we try our best to stay at the top of our technological game. However, the technology itself is not the most important thing. What matters the most to us is the way our ingenuity can help provide better service to our customers and make life easier for our employees.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit for more details.
Our Values

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.
Our Diversity

We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.
Our Benefits

Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with us.

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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