Software Development Engineer in TEST

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Have you got the skills needed to become the next Software Development Engineer in TEST for this rapidly growing company?






Up to £50,000

GBP 50000

Date Added







Manchester M1 2AQ Piccadilly

The Candidate Ltd

The Candidate is recruiting for a Software Development Engineer in TEST to join a well-funded, growing technology division of an industry leading gambling group who operate in physical shops and online in the UK and Spain with an exciting scaling project underway in the USA.

Our client has spent the last few years and £30 million developing a new platform to accommodate their online business. With plans to scale their international products over the next 5+ years.

The platform accommodates products such as sports betting, gaming and player management with a consumer facing web and mobile apps and all the systems that make the business work.

They aspire to build and operate the sports gambling sector’s best tech platform and have the full backing from their parent company. As a business analyst you would be based in Manchester City Centre working with around 150+ employees who enjoy a balance of time in the office and time working from home as after all this is the ‘new normal’!

A typical day to day as a Software Development Engineers (in Test) will consist of taking charge of the automation framework, Selenium Grid and testing related Jenkins pipelines. You will also oversee writing and performing the automation test scripts and reporting the outcome. Working with the testing and QA teams daily to identify issues and find solutions to resolve effectively and to understand which to implement into the platform.

Salary on offer up to £50K with companywide (performance based) annual bonus.

If working collaboratively to find positive solutions sounds like your thing, keep reading!

The Ideal Software Development Engineer in TEST

  • Agile development environment experience
  • Positive track record for driving transformation
  • Robust mentoring and training abilities
  • Good problem-solving ability
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities
  • Able to pick up new technical skills and use them to solve problems
  • Practice of working with microservices
  • Functional experience of TDD and BDD techniques
  • Practical proficiency in the use of C#, .Net , Selenium based BDD Automation framework
  • Proven experience in using selenium grid
  • Knowhow in setting up automation test frameworks in CI/CD DevOps environment
  • Broad experience in implementing automated tests at all levels by following test pyramid concept
  • Familiar with modern testing techniques and approaches
  • Acquainted with AWS technologies
  • Competence using Jira and Confluence
  • Background of working with/alongside DevOps and Operational Support teams


  • Salary up to 50K dependent on experience
  • Annual company bonus (dependent on whole company target being reached)
  • Substantial referral bonus
  • 25 days holiday a year in addition to bank holidays
  • Start working anywhere between 7.00am and 10am)
  • Company Pension Scheme

Tempted? Call or email us 0161 833 1044, [email protected] or apply online now!

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