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SOFTWARE ENGINEER (QA) (UK 2175) – DAZN

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  • Department: Software Engineering
  • Job Title: SOFTWARE ENGINEER (QA) (UK 2175) – DAZN
  • Reports to: Software Engineering Manager
  • Location: Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week

WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?

As a Software Engineer with a focus on Quality Assurance for a team responsible for the development of front end and/or back end applications, you will be working within a SCRUM team taking responsibility for assessing and meeting quality targets of all team deliverables. You will have experience with determining test scenarios from product requirements, designing testability into the product and developing automating test.

Your role is to represent the customer, enabling the team to deliver successful customer-facing services. This is a fast-paced agile environment with a focus on regular, small, successful releases to provide a world-class entertainment experience.

 

THESE ARE THE KING OD ACTIVITIES THAT WOILD BE PART OF YOUR DUTIES:

  • Creating automated tests within different levels (especially integration and end-to-end)
  • Coordinating with developers and stakeholders to ensure proper definition of stories and appropriate coverage
  • Defining test scenarios and strategies for complex architectures
  • Exploring new testing approaches and writing POC’s to test out within the company
  • Personal development in Software Development and Quality Assurance

 

AND THESE ARE THE TECHNICAL SKILLS THAT WILL HELP YOU PERFORM WELL ON A DAY-TO-DAY BASIS…

  • Commercial experience as QA/developer in an Agile environment
  • Practical knowledge of any programming language
  • Skills and experience in setting up a test automation framework
  • Specific skills with tools/frameworks for test automation in browser or mobile applications (e.g. Selenium Webdriver, Appium, Protractor, Nightwatch, Cypress, etc)
  • Working knowledge of using mocking, stubbing and spying techniques
  • Familiarity using tools like Postman and Charles to test API’s

 

BUT IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT BEING TECHNICAL. YOU SHOULD ALSO:

  • Be able to adapt quickly to a fast-paced environment
  • Have self-reliance and the capacity to prioritize day-to-day tasks
  • Champion quality by being an active communicator, cooperating with the different moving parts of the team

 

IT’S NOT ESSENTIAL, BUT IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU HAD THESE DESIRABLE SKILLS:

  • Experience testing within a micro-frontend architecture and microservices architectures
  • Experience testing on Cloud environments (e.g. AWS, OpenStack, Azure)
  • Knowledge in the areas of performance/load testing
  • Hands-on experience with CI tools (e.g. Drone, Jenkins, AWS CodeBuild)
  • Experience setting up automation for multiple browser or device compatibility
  • Knowledge in the areas of performance/load testing
  • Some knowledge of different AWS tools/resources (e.g. AWS Lambda, IAM, DynamoDB, ECS, API Gateway, etc)

  

HERE’S A LITTLE MORE ABOUT US

At DAZN we consider ourselves a progressive, brave, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media streaming company. We have a strong team with experts from Facebook, Twitter, Spotify, Prime Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV.

DAZN allows fans to watch their sport, their way.  With access to the world’s best sports, fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere, for one simple, affordable price and with no long-term contract. DAZN features the widest array of live, on-demand and original sports content ever offered on one platform.

DAZN is currently available in US, Canada, Germany, Japan, Italy, Switzerland and Austria on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles.

 

Find out more at  http://media.dazn.com

 

UK BENEFITS INCLUDE…

25 days’ annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), single cover Aviva Private medical insurance*Life Assurance (4x annual salary), matching pension contributions up to 5%, Travel LoanCycle to Work Scheme* and more.

And there’s more…… you’ll have access to our online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme.

 

*Please Note – some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation.