Quality Engineer

Lloyds Banking Group, Finance Value Stream – Group Corporate Treasury Lab, Chief Operation Office

London based (2 days per week in the office)

Salary & Benefits: £61,176 – £76,470 base salary, plus annual personal bonus, 15% employer pension contribution (when you put in 6%), 4% flexible cash pot, private medical insurance, 30 days holiday plus bank holidays.

We’re a family friendly organisation who focus on delivery, not time at your desk. A mature, flexible work environment, flexible start/ finish hours, agile working practices. We care about your mental health and want to enable a good work-life balance

Which area of Lloyds does this role sit within?

The Group Corporate Treasury (GCT) Lab team are part of Group Transformation. We work together to solve complex problems for Treasury through building, implementing and supporting strategic technology solutions.

We’re looking for a Quality Engineering Lead to work on Group Corporate Treasury (GCT) data-intensive applications. It is expected that this role will equally split hands on testing activities with leading a team and working with the Engineering and Project leads

What will you do?

  • Accountable for Functional and System Integration Testing against previously defined and signed-off business requirements, functional specifications or user stories

  • Accountable for the production of test scenarios, test scripts and testing evidence to ensure those meet appropriate levels of control for quality, risk and audit purposes

  • Investigate complex issues identified and if appropriate raise as defects in JIRA, working with developers, BA’s etc. to ensure timely resolution to all defects

  • Review and provide feedback on requirements and specifications to ensure that those are easy understood, unambiguous and testable

  • Work proactively with the Product Owner and Quality Engineering Lead to provide input to continuous improvement across all aspects of testing e.g. testing framework, environments, interaction with and UAT Support

  • Help to build and maintain a library of application and interface regression test scripts covering technical dependencies and business processes

  • Drafting and presenting the end of test report highlighting key issues found during testing once the testing phase is complete

  • Actively contribute during sprint retrospectives

  • Understand and apply industry best practices, foster knowledge sharing to provide solutions for complex business problems where no precedent may exist, and ensure implementation of solutions where appropriate

  • Focus on delivering business value through sound testing methods and principles

  • Contribute to the QE community to drive forward testing standards and process

  • Coach and mentor junior team members

What we’re looking for from you

  • Definition of positive, negative and boundary test cases for functional, non-functional and regression testing purposes

  • Strong SQL experience and ability to understand and query databases effectively

  • Test definition and execution through Jira X-Ray

  • Can traverse System Testing, System Integration Testing and User Acceptance Testing understanding the different requirements of each discipline

What do you get in return? We’re dedicated to giving you opportunities and support to develop you both professionally and personally to optimise your potential.

As a new colleague, you’ll join us on our journey to build a 21st century bank that reflects modern Britain, and craft an inclusive culture where all colleagues feel welcomed and valued.

We’re committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve, and to building an inclusive environment where all our colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit. We support the principles of agile working and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We’re an equal opportunity employer and deeply value diversity within our organisation.

Together we make it possible!