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


Test Engineer - 90221611
Primary Location:US-New Jersey-Whippany
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:12 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
Test Engineer, VP 
400 Jefferson Park, Whippany, NJ 07981

We are looking for a dedicated and experienced software tester, ideally with very good IT Infrastructure or software development skills to work in a collaborative and friendly CTO Application Hosting team on exciting Cloud deliveries, run in an Agile way.

What will you be doing?

Working with development teams and end-user community to lead efforts in manual/exploratory testing.
Will define and evolve test approach for various applications / AWS migration
Participate in requirements grooming, help to draw out acceptance criteria.
Design and write acceptance criteria and tests using BDD approach
Develop software and implementations BDD scenarios
Work with the project team to provide early and continuous feedback 
Analysis of technical specifications, work with the project team to identify gaps
Design and execute manual tests
Management of technical issues associated with test environments or application interfaces arising during test execution 
Constantly develop and evolve engineering policies, procedures, reporting and documentation to further enhance the delivery from the team.
Constantly review standards and best practices to identify performance improvements. 
Suggesting new ways forward and coming up with new feature ideas.
Participation in cross-functional development teams.
What we’re looking for:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or mathematics and/or relevant years of work experience. 
6+ years of Automation testing using Selenium / cucumber or behave frameworks 
6+ years of experience with various testing platform including automation, manual and exploratory testing
5+ years of hands on experience with Redhat Linux or any other flavor
5+years working in modern Agile development methodologies
3+ years of strong knowledge of TDD and BDD practices
1-2+ years of programming experience ideally in Gherkin with Python and /or Java.
Skills that will help you in the role:
Knowledge of Public cloud with an interest in becoming an expert
Basic knowledge of system architecture for cloud infrastructure
Active in defining testing principles and standards
Risk-based approach to testing – ability to identify defects and evaluate and quantify potential risk.
Experience using GIT and developing as part of a team utilising pull request methodology
Understanding trade-offs between unit, integration and system testing and embracing continuous product delivery
Knowledge and understanding of CI/CD processes, concepts and benefits. Understand benefit of fully-automated deployments, immutable artefacts, release toggles
Understanding the difference between structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data. Understanding the general data product types that would be used to manage each type of data.
Where will you be working?
At Barclays, we are proud to be redefining the future of finance and here at Whippany we are defining the future of the workplace and the future of the way we work and live. We are creating a unique community, one of four strategic tech-enabled hubs that will redefine opportunity for everyone who works here. Whatever you do at Whippany, you’ll have every chance to build a world-class career in this world-class environment. 

About Barclays in the US
Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City. In 2017, Barclays announced plans to create a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey, for our Technology, Operations and Functional teams in the US. Other principal locations include Delaware, Nevada, Ohio and Maine.

Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit 
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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

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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