Commercial background in tooling and QA automation across the Android & iOS ecosystems.
Thorough understanding of SDLC gained working within agile development teams.
Strong grasp of object-oriented software development.
An interest in CI/CD tools and practices and a DevOps mindset.
Experience with writing, executing and monitoring automated test suites using a variety of frameworks and technologies including Appium Selenium, Calabash (will be a bonus), native automation tools, etc
Experience with mobile development issues related to performance optimisation, caching, security and native components / SDK's.
Excellent communication skills contextually tailored to various levels of the organisation including external parties.
As a Mobile Automation QA Engineer you’ll interact with product owners and stakeholders, contribute to the technical conversations and ensure that what we build is best in class and fit for purpose. You’ll report in to a Principal Engineer and will help him/her deliver on the technical strategy and tactical implementation. You’ll interact, communicate and collaborate with the engineers based in London and Sofia.
You’ll be involved with the technical direction as well as day to day coding standards and best practices.
You’ll be a mentor to your peers and team members, a source of technical expertise and will participate in strategic conversations with the rest of engineering and the business.
You’ll feel comfortable presenting to internal teams as well as external Meetups and the like, representing the engineering work at News UK.