QA Tester

Reference:
0003c
Sector:
Engineering & Technical
Salary:
£23,000 to £28,000 Per Annum
Town/City:
Witham
Contract Type:
Permanent

re you a QA tester looking for a new role?

Would you like to join an innovative team - working on a variety of exciting projects?

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented QA/Tester to work within a large development team based in Witham, Essex. This role offers excellent prospects and a chance to be involved with a number of exciting, potentially market-changing, web based projects.

The successful candidate will have relevant testing experience, work well within a team, and have the initiative to promote and drive further processes and efficiencies into the business.

Ideally, you will be familiar with Agile and Waterfall development principles, and implementing test plans / test case.

Key responsibilities:

  • To gain a deep knowledge of our products 
  • To build functional test suites for our current products as well as new functionality 
  • To document current as well as newly built functionality 
  • To carry out UAT prior to new feature deployments 
  • To assist the Technical Director by providing time estimates for testing 
  • To be aware of current and evolving technologies within the mobile and web industries
  • To present ideas to the Technical Director on new technologies and software that could help drive the business forward
  • To work with Product Owners, Project Managers and Developers at all stages of the development process

Required experience:

  • Experience with mobile and web based Quality Assurance or testing
  • Experience of manual scripting
  • Experience with bug tracking software: e.g. Jira, Codebase

Required skills and personal qualities:

  • Excellent communication skills, and the ability to work well as part of a team
  • Highly self-motivated and proactive
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work well under pressure, manage your own workload, and meet tight deadlines

In reward for your hard work and dedication you will be offered a very competitive salary, company bonus - 25 days holiday plus bank holidays and an extra day off for your birthday!

This truly is a great team - based in lovely offices - due to company location you will need to be able to drive.