QA Engineer

We are looking for a talented QA Automation Engineer to join our amazing team and work on a range of exciting products.

QA Engineer

Who are we?

At Seccl, we’re rebuilding the infrastructure of investments and advice.

We provide the vital technology that empowers forward-thinking, entrepreneurial advisers and wealth managers to build the efficient, customer-centric businesses of the future. Powered by Seccl, they can grow more quickly, expand into new and exciting areas and deliver a better experience for their customers.

And we help fintechs to realise their ambitions, by providing plug-and-play access to financial markets. With us at their core, they can build innovative investment or advice solutions on top of our technology quickly and cheaply.

We are part of the Octopus Group – an innovative group of companies that’s on a mission to breathe new life into energy and financial services. We want to change both these industries for the better, to reinvent them the way they should be, improving the lives of millions of people.

How can you help?

We are looking for a talented QA Automation Engineer to join our amazing team and work on a range of exciting products. You will be looking to perform testing both manually and seek to automate wherever possible. You will bring new ideas to the team and contribute to the QA framework.

What will you be doing?

You will be testing across web applications and APIs, working with, and challenging product owners and engineers to improve test coverage and to discover untested scenarios. You have a good understanding of software development cycle including automation. You care about the quality of your output and are open to others help and critique that will allow us to achieve consistent high standards throughout the team.

Who are we looking for?

You’ll be someone who…

  • Enjoys testing all the products throughout the development process and working closely with the engineering and product teams
  • Who has ability to work across multiple projects and is adaptable to a fast paced, high growth environment
  • Strives to achieve high test coverage across our product and development lifecycle
  • Can discover untested scenarios and work closely with product teams to ensure robust acceptance criteria
  • Will make sure that manual tests are organised and performed where automation isn’t possible
  • Has good knowledge of test automation frameworks for both front-end and back-end testing
  • Can show experience in API test automation
  • Has good skills in Javascript or Typescript
  • Works autonomously, taking ownership for personal and team delivery and outcomes
  • Who has experience of moving from simple user stories to TDD/BDD stories that use Gherkin
  • Is ISTQB qualified, or similar qualification (desirable)

How do we work?

We’re a team of ambitious, talented, and creative people who are passionate about using technology to improve our financial world.

We have a positive, open environment that promotes fresh ideas, challenge and experimentation, and encourages continual learning. We provide flexible working that focusses on delivery rather than just focusing on hours worked.

We are based in the historic City of Bath in a great office space that is a 2-minute walk from the train station. For more information have a look at our website.

And the vital statistics?

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Exposure to the latest technology and an opportunity to help shape the future direction
  • 27 days holiday and a day off for your birthday
  • Pension & Life Assurance

Like what you see?

Just send your CV to people@seccl.tech and our Head of People, Rebecca, will be in touch.