IHS Markit is seeking experienced testing professionals to join its Enterprise Data Management team. This position is a hands-on test build / execution role.
It is a highly technical position and will require strong knowledge of automation and more specifically testing of microservices based architectures.
We are looking for individuals that can lead, provide thought leadership, work in an agile manner and are passionate about technology.
As a leading member of the core engineering team who should be able to define the next level of automation.
Proven experience in designing and implementing automation test frameworks for a microservice based architecture.
Experience in testing multi-tenant systems will be a plus
Experience in testing container-based systems will be a plus
Strong Experience in Test Automation Tool / Frameworks for example : Protractor, Cucumber,
Excellent programming skills
Good in implementing a Service Level Automation Framework
Roles and Responsibilities
Design and Implement state-of-the-art Automation Framework (from scratch) for a microservices based Architecture using BDD framework
Build a framework for Contract Testing using tools like PACT / DREDD or equivalent
Create overall Automation approach / Schedule and provide effort estimations for the microservices based Automation framework
Implement the above frameworks in CI / CD environments / nightly runs in TeamCity / GITLAB or Equivalent
Strong Knowledge of Java Script framework such as NodeJS, Angular JS and Type Script
Excellent knowledge of testing frameworks like Jasmine
Must be Proficient in Protractor / Cucumber or equivalent
Knowledge of Contract Testing tools like PACT or equivalent
Experience with Relational and Non-Relational database technologies
Experience working in CI / CD environments using tools like TeamCity, GITLAB or Equivalent
Must have strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills
Must have experience in implementing automation solutions within an Agile development lifecycle.
Knowledge and experience of financial markets
Demonstrated ability to work in a globally distributed software development team.
Education and experience
A graduate / post graduate
Fluent in English, spoken and written
Solid technical background in implementing object-oriented systems
Should be able to produce cost benefit analysis around automation solutions being proposed
Dollar Savings gained through automation of test assets
Self-Starter and able to drive change in the business
Able to provide regular progress and status updates on your development tasks to your manager and peers
Manage and track progress of ongoing items you depend on
Passion for quality assurance and attention to detail
Strong desire to learn new technologies, methods and tools
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
Great communication and interpersonal skills both verbal and written.
Ability to report accurate test status and progress to the QA manager and other stakeholders
Willingness to be flexible and adapt to project priorities and processes and ability to meet deadlines.
Work closely with development and project team members globally to deliver high quality solutions to aggressive time frames.