dnata Travel Group, part of the Emirates Group, includes the brands of Gold Medal, Netflights, Travelbag, Travel Republic, and Sunmaster. These brands are based at offices across the UK including Preston (Leyland), Kingston-upon-Thames, Chester and Halifax.
We are currently looking for a Principal Test Engineer to join our smart, experienced, fast-moving team who continue to explore new technologies, tools & techniques to both grow this global platform and to service the growing needs of the business that the platform supports.
As a Principal Test Engineer, you will have a proven strong background in quality assurance and be expected to contribute to the wider team of quality engineers and software developers within the Chester Office, offshore teams, infrastructure and architecture teams, to deliver the product roadmap.
You will bring your experience automation testing techniques and principles to champion best practices within the team and to help provide continuous visibility of progress both internally and to external stakeholders.
Engineering Managers will provide the line management function and in turn, motivate and supported the teams through training, mentoring, collaboration & team events. You will complement the Engineering Manager by promoting technical excellence and mentoring to the teams; ensuring the teams deliver features using the best tools and practices.
To be a technology driven Principal Test Engineer for dnata Travel in Leyland. Providing technical expertise and guidance for projects and the Testing teams. You will take full responsibility for promoting technical excellence within the teams ensuring the highest level of technical quality. As Principal Engineer, you will be an excellent communicator able to clearly understand, solve and educate the teams in all technical issues related to your specialisms. You will have a broad knowledge of Quality Assurance best practices, especially Automation, agile delivery and comfortable working as part of and promoting cross functional team structures.
In order to be considered for this role, we need you to experience of the following:-
Qualification: Degree (or equivalent) in IT or related subject
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This role is based at our fantastic state-of-the art office in Leyland, just 10 minutes from junction 29 of the M6. Our on-site facilities include free car parking, on-site restaurant and break out area with a pool table and free wifi, shopping & social events
Our people also enjoy benefits including 25 days annual leave + bank holidays, life assurance, pension scheme, travel discounts, cycle-to-work scheme and low cost health care for you and your family.