What’s the challenge?
We have an exciting opportunity to join us at comparethemarket.com as a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) in our Data Engineering team.
At CTM our Data Engineering team is at the heart of everything that we do. The team manages and works on multiple streams and projects that have high impact and importance for the business. This role will sit within our Salesforce Marketing Cloud (SFMC) team that focusses on the migration of the existing data serving to our marketing platform from Redpoint to Salesforce and introducing Near Real Time streaming for Salesforce using Kafka and Kafka Streams. As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), you will drive and lead the technical direction of automation testing, collaborate with key internal stakeholders and have a good focus on Data Quality and establish best practice in our testing automated processes to support it to a high level.
You’ll make a real impact by taking an active role in the team’s Agile practices, technical decision making and development, generating value and continuously striving to improve the quality and reliability of our data. What will it take to be successful as a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)? Essential:
- Strong knowledge of testing best practices
- Strong experience writing automated tests using JUnit, Mockito, Cucumber, AssertJ, OKHTTP3
- Experience of Java programming
- Good knowledge of CI and CD practices, ideally with a relevant technology (Jenkins, GoCD)
- Analytical and problem-solving skills
Why choose us?
- Knowledge of Data Engineering practices
- Experience of Agile practices
- AWS experience
- Experience working with Kubernetes and Docker based testing
You might already know us - we're the ones with the Meerkats! Compare the Market has helped revolutionise the insurance market and we have been growing rapidly since starting in 2006.
We are on a mission to transform the comparison industry, moving beyond endless forms and generic search results, to a highly personalised, service-led experience. In order to do so, we recognise that we need to consistently deliver seamless, personalised customer experiences through a connected data and technology ecosystem.
Founded in 1992, the BGL Group has grown significantly in size and capability. From 30 to 3,000 people globally we are a leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services.
We’re growing and we are home to such brands as; Les Furets, Beagle Street, Junction, Budget Insurance and Dial Direct. We are trusted by more than 10million customers in the UK alone, with this foundational success we continually grow and invest in our people and their ideas.
We enjoy what we do, and we have fun doing it!
Diversity and Inclusion
We're a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and talented professionals. With an inclusive and open workplace, we encourage our people to create and share ideas – supporting their growth and celebrating their uniqueness.
We understand the importance of achieving a healthy lifestyle balance, whether it’s working remotely or flexibly we have an environment where people are empowered to embrace flexible working in a way that works for them and for the business.