The role is a Release and Environments Manager / Tester, the role has arisen to backfill a leaver. The role purpose is to perform tests and manage releases during SIT, UAT, Regression and to Production.
Attending daily stand ups. Working effectively with agile team members to drive and streamline the agile methodologies within the team, driving continuous improvements of the release processes. Your Role
Application Testing (Main responsibility)
With developers to design and improve test automation
Powershell or Python Scripting. Experience of other languages such as Perl, VBScript will also be considered
Release Automation experience highly desirable, preferably using JIRA, GIT, Nolio, TeamCity and Nexus
An understanding of core software engineering concepts and practices including MVC patterns, REST and SOAP APIs, unit testing, etc.
Exceptional logic and analytical skills.
Windows Server and Desktop experience
Knowledge of testing frameworks and tools like nUnit, MsTest, Specflow, Cucumber, Selenium
Experience working in a large regulated company, especially in financial services.
Formal certification and / or prior experience in an testing and release automation role would be strongly advantageous.
Understanding and experience of BDD / TDD methodologies.
Intelligent, self-motivated individual, team player who leads by example
Very well organized
Eagerness to constantly improve ways of continuous Deployment practices, Agile Release Train
Degree in a scientific / computer subject & ITIL Foundation
Good knowledge of Source control with a focus on branching, merging and integration.
BitBucket / GIT experience is preferred but knowledge of other VCS is an advantage.
About Us Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US.
With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 130,000 people.
Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide . Risk and Control Objective Restricted InternalAll Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.