Posted: 5th June 2018

Data Lake QA Engineer

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Central, London. United Kingdom

Our client, a dominant London-based, global e-Tailer is currently recruiting for Senior QA Big Data Engineer with strong ETL skills to work on a huge re-platforming programme in a high transactional e-Commerce environment.

The client is passionate about breaking boundaries and experimenting by automating the ETL process from their Azure cloud hosted platform.

Solid understanding of database structures, Logical Data Models (LDM), Physical Data Models (PDM) and Mapping are the bare minimum experience required for this.

You will be joining a testing centre of excellence with like-minded QA Engineers / SDETs that are passionate about delivering robust software through the use cutting-edge technologies to BDD principals.

Essential skills:

  • Experienced in test automation in data services and big data environment
  • Working knowledge of data warehouses, data marts and data cubes.
  • Experience with SQL for the manipulation of data – ETL, migration and transformation
  • Experienced in reporting data validation and source to target testing
  • A strong background in Java or C#
  • Cloud technologies AWS, Azure or similar
  • Excellent teamwork, collaboration, and communication skills, and be comfortable communicating at all levels
  • Exposure to working to TDD and/or BDD methodologies
  • Solid experience of working collaboratively and the ability and knowledge to mentor junior team members

Acting as the QA anchor in your agile team, you will champion best practice and help ensure high quality production software is delivered into production.  Leading by example, you will be instrumental in elevating the testing & QA practices within your team as well as help educate others about testing and quality.

You will undertake a variety of activities from technical to analytical, from devising test strategies to doing manual testing.   You will help in the definition of a common information model, data definitions and data owners for information within the company, and provide input into strategic decisions on BI & MI testing & QA methods, tools and capabilities.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for one of the most dynamic eTailers in the UK where your skills will be encouraged and acknowledged.