Software Development Engineer in Test

Remote, UK /
Product – Product - General /
Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive. 

At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.

How you’ll make an impact
As a Software Development Engineer in Test Engineer you’ll be a champion for quality and our customers.

At Xero quality is a team responsibility, you’ll help coach the team on development approaches and testing strategies to promote quality as well as being a hands on member of the development team. 

Your proven analysis and testing skills will help the team build quality in and your experience with test automation and/or development will enable you to contribute as a cross-functional team member delivering robust, high quality software meeting the requirements of the agreed specifications and complying with Xero’s formal and informal development team standards and procedures.
What you’ll bring…
Experience with analysis and testing in an agile team
Experience with automated testing and development in a continuous delivery environment
Experience of coding Unit and Integration tests
Experience and understanding of xUnit, jUnit or similar tools
Experience of software development using C# and JavaScript
Similar experience as QA Test Automation Engineer or Developer in Test
Must have a good understanding of Software Development Life Cycle from the requirements definition until product phase

Why Xero?

At Xero we support many types of flexible working arrangements that allow you to balance your work, your life and your passions. We offer a great remuneration package with benefits that support a range of lifestyle choices and requirements  and the opportunity to participate in Xero’s success through our Long Term Incentive scheme. Xero has rapidly expanding offices in London, Milton Keynes and Manchester and our work environment encourages continuous improvement and career development. 

Our collaborative and inclusive culture is one we’re immensely proud of. We know that a diverse workforce is a strength that enables businesses, including ours, to better understand and serve customers, attract top talent and innovate successfully. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, and Disability Confident committed. So, from the moment you step through our doors, you’ll feel welcome and supported to do the best work of your life.