Barclays Tester in Wilmington, Delaware

  • Job Title * Test Engineer * *

  • Location * Wilmington, DE * *

    • About Us// *

    Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns.

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    About Barclays in the US

    Barclays offers corporate and investment banking and credit card services in the US. Our 10,000 US colleagues are located in offices across the country, with headquarters in New York City. In 2017, Barclays announced plans to create a world-class campus in Whippany, New Jersey, for our Technology, Operations and Functional teams in the US. Other principal locations include Delaware, Nevada, Ohio and Maine.

    About Technology- Quality Engineering

    Quality Engineering establishes standards, certifies technology products and services, drives continuous integration/delivery strategy and provides governance oversight to all technology changes.

    Overall Purpose of role

    The Testing Engineer is responsible for test planning and execution for all BCUS’s technology solutions

    o Drive innovation in test strategy and methodology

    o Ensure success of continuous integration and quality control

    o Ensure high-quality solutions

    o Establish quality assurance standards and best practices for testing

    • Your Role (Key Accountabilities) *

    o Review requirements and design specifications with an emphasis towards product testability

    o Develop test strategies with developers, automators and team members

    o Design and execute manual testing, including exploratory testing

    o Ensure traceability of testing across all layers and test types

    o Manage test data

    o Work with the Quality Assurance organization to ensure established procedures, standards and processes are utilized consistently

    o Maintains quality standards for own work; detail-oriented

    o Develop and sustain positive relationships with peers administration

o Manage the adherence and quality of all Administrative responsibilities according to prescribed timelines including:

o Performance Development Process

o Timesheets

o Information Security Training and Acceptable Use Policy submissions

o Support Quality Assurance goals

  • Basic Qualifications/Skills *

    o BS/BE/BA in Computer Science

    o 5 years of testing on large software systems

    o 2 year Experience with TSYS

  • Preferred Qualifications/Skills *

    o / Ex / cellent testing planning skills

    o Excellent leadership skills; ability to drive quality initiatives

    o Experience working in an agile development environment, preferably Scrum

    o Good SQL knowledge and able to create and work with databases

    o Excellent problem-solving skills

    o Excellent communication and documentation skills

    o Excellent team player with ability to work with multiple stake holders

    o Excellent ability to deliver under pressure

    o Solid organizational skills with proven ability to multi-task, handle multiple assignments simultaneously, and effectively bring discussions and issues to closure

    o Solid project management skills, including ability to coordinate, negotiate, schedule and communicate with all levels of staff

    o Masters or PhD

    o Experience with Application Lifecycle Management tools such as HP ALM

o Expertise in one or more of: Java, Groovy, C/C , Python, PHP, Ruby, Perl, VB.NET

o Experience with Webservices

o Experience with descriptive/advanced programming in test automation tools like SOAPUI Pro, Selenium, Ranorex, SeeTest. QTP

o Have written functions/re-usable methods that will be globally accessed

o Experience in creating test objects using multiple object repositories with identification UI elements

o Experience with Test Driven Development

o Experience with unit testing tools such as NUnit, TestNG, JUnit

o Experience with Continuous Quality Control through automated testing in support of Continuous Integration

o Experience with source control and configuration management systems such as SVN/CVS/Jenkins/Hudson/Nolio/SONAR/Fisheye/Crucible

o In-depth knowledge of quality management methodologies, principles, metrics and tools.


  • Risk and Control Objective *

    All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.


  • Your Application *

    To be considered for this role, click on the apply button now.

    • Barclays Values & Diversity *

    Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.


Title: Tester

Location: Delaware-Wilmington

Requisition ID: *90178648