Senior Test Engineer

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BGL Life

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Senior Test Engineer  

BGL Life division are currently recruiting for a Senior Test Engineer to join their busy and dedicated department. 

This is an exciting opportunity within the business to work alongside a talented team to achieve common goals who provide world leading testing through innovation. We are after someone who thinks critically and creatively, has the drive to deliver on-going improvement and can develop and enhance our quality strategy.   

Role Responsibilities:  

  • Implement and increase automated testing to successfully deliver projects 

  • Contribute to the inception, story creation, analysis and development of computer systems  

  • Contribute to the implementation of computer systems and the accurate tracking of an enhancement and / or development  

  • Assist in the articulation and evaluation of business requirements  

  • Support integration testing of developments and / or systems  

  • Promote agile best practice to ensure a high standard of delivery  

  • Solve problems and issues 

  • Understand how our customers interact with our products 

  • Drive quality code throughout the team 

  • Mentor and coach other Test Engineers 

Skills and experience required:  

  • Understanding and gaining depth of product and domain knowledge  

  • Advocate of agile methods  

  • Knowledge of performance and security testing across multiple platforms 

  • Fearless but diplomatic when engaging in discussions about quality 

  • Can identify and implement pragmatic solutions 

  • Strong database experience including writing SQL  

  • Exposure to TDD  

  • Experience of automated testing of web and mobile  

  • Experience of writing tests in C# or Java 

  • Knowledge of Web Testing Technologies (Selenium, Webdriver, Watir, Jasmine)  

If you are someone that enjoys being apart of a team, motivating others and are customer focused… this may be the role for you!  

Why Choose Us? 
Founded in 1992, the BGL Group has grown significantly in size and capability. From 30 to 3,000 people, we are a leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services.  BGL Group has reached 9.5 million customers through brands including,, Beagle Street, Budget Insurance & Dial Direct. We make a difference for our customers, colleagues and communities by working, growing and winning together. We enjoy what we do and 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're proud to be an equal opportunity employer and stand firmly against discrimination of any kind.   

Flexible working 
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. Here at BGL we have adapted a hybrid working model where our employees are in the office 1 – 2 times a week. Please bare that in mind when applying for this role. We have offices based in Peterborough and Sunderland, United Kingdom.  

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