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Graduate Test Engineer

The role:

As a Graduate Test Engineer, you will be joining our London team. This is a permanent role where you will be trained and responsible for the following:

  • Testing all aspects of the product, system, component, performance, regression and service.
  • Working with development team to identify and capture test cases, ensure version management
  • Setting up of test environments, designing test plans, and developing test cases, scenarios, usage cases.
  • Test automation which involves using tools and frameworks to write automated test scripts using programming languages such as Java, C#, Ruby etc.
  • Providing feedback on usability and serviceability, trace the result to quality risk and reporting
  • Understanding functional requirements and scope of the project.
  • Working in Waterfall and Agile model.

About you:

You’ll have the following skills and attributes:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • 2:1 or equivalent in computer science or related field
  • Customer focused and always thriving to understand and exceed client expectation and requirements
  • Some familiarity with any of the following: OOPS programming (C#, Java), SQL, web methods development, Kafka
  • Awareness of UI development (HTML, Java script)
  • Some knowledge of Automation frameworks
  • Some understanding of Agile methodology.
  • Highly engaged, innovative and possess good critical thinking skills
  • Highly collaborative and team focoused

Your work location:

You will be based in London, UK for the duration of this contract.

What’s in it for you?

  • Hands on experience in a prestigious and global firm working on an exciting project
  • Gaining valuable and transferrable industry experience in the technology sector
  • Exposure to internal and client stakeholders
  • Dedicated HR business partner and Buddy scheme to help you settle in and grow
  • Comprehensive induction as well as ongoing training to support you in your role
  • Private medical insurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Employee pensions
  • Maitree: Our internal volunteering and social network allowing you to take at least one paid volunteering day per year, as well as take part in social networks,
  • Health and wellness initiatives such as fit4life and purpose4life internal sports events, we also sponsor Marathons internationally
  • Access to online training materials 24/7 including
  • Corporate social responsibility: including TCS Mentors
  • Initiatives in mental health, LGBTQ among other diversity and inclusion awareness and support

Application hints and tips:

Our process is in 3 stages:

  • First round: competency based interview. You can prepare by ensuring you are familiar with your CV and can match your skills and experience to the role you have applied for. This can be anything from school or university projects, extracurricular activities or internship and work experience.
  • Second round: Technical interview and culture fit. You can prepare by ensuring you have researched TCS company profile, mission and current projects. Familiarise yourself with our culture and other initiatives through our website, as well as social media, jobsite profiles and news articles. Here we are looking to assess your alignment to joining our wider team, both in terms of your technical skills as well as interpersonal and career aspirations.
  • Final interview: HR interview. This is your opportunity to show your passion for joining TCS, as well as discussing what you can expect from us in your role. You can prepare questions you’d like to ask in advance of the call.

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