Developer in Test

6 October 2017
Competitive Base (+20% bonus +10% pension + excellent company benefits)
Information Technology - Permanent
United Kingdom
Close Date
31 December 2017
The Icon Solutions ‘Instant Payment Framework’ (IPF) enables the immediate processing of transactions on existing institutional infrastructure, accelerating the transition to real-time (faster) payments for major financial services providers globally. This ground-breaking Fintech solution has been developed using many years of experience in the payments industry, supported by a UK-based engineering team using the latest open-source tools and software development principles.

As IPF gains market penetration, an opportunity exists to accelerate product development, building increased functionality, scalability and performance in preparation for processing transaction volumes in the hundreds of millions. Accordingly, we aim to double the size of our Wimbledon based engineering team over the coming months, recruiting and building the team to support us on our push for market domination as the ‘go to’ solution for accelerated real-time payment processing.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Developer in Test with a strong background in back-end and API testing to assist in the successful delivery of a market leading instant payments solution.

We require someone with strong analytical and problem-solving skills and an eye for detail. The Developer in Test will collaborate with the development team, taking responsibility for what, where and how to test.

Key Responsibilities:
• Participating in the shaping and establishing of stories
• Leading exploratory testing within each story
• Develop and run automated and manual tests on a highly available, transactional instant payments solution
• Collaborate to form a firm view of quality metrics and expectation for the delivery, and work with these throughout sprints

Desired Skills/Experience:
• Significant experience as a Developer in Test gained within a product environment, primarily within transactional systems / financial services
• Excellent automation skills, specifically using Cucumber for Behaviour-Driven Development
• Agile SDLC, specifically Continuous Integration, and Continuous Deployment
• Previous experience with real-time messaging systems
• Java 8 development skills including Spring
• Expert in creating, running, starting and stopping Docker images

Additional Information:
• Salary Offered: Competitive Base (+20% bonus +10% pension + excellent company benefits)
• Job Location: Wimbledon, London SW19
• Applicants must have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom and will be required to partake in pre-employment background checking
• ShareForce are the exclusive recruitment partner of Icon Solutions