Software Tester

Category:Commercial Jobs
Location:York (nr Green Hammerton)
Contract:Permanent
Salary:£25 to 35,000pa
Ref:1309MT187

Description:

A skilled Software Tester is required to join our team, focusing on the testing of the digital products and services created by our development team. The Software Tester will work with the developers, product owners and managers to produce and run testing plans and automated test suites. You will implement a robust testing approach within regular sprint cycles, that will provide an effective level of assurance before regular releases.

In addition to testing, there will be opportunities to contribute to the current development of features and so a passion and experience within development, DevOps or Scrum will be a valuable addition. 

All candidates must be able to drive, benefits are: 

Flexi time (core hours are 10.00-3.30)

Pension scheme

Free hot drinks

Free car park

Free work wear

Holiday staff loyalty scheme

Up to 28 days hols inc b/h

Salary sacrifice so they can buy and extra weeks holiday

Staff outings

On site crèche

Staff discount on insurance

Qualifications:

We are looking for someone with a strong background in software testing, with a minimum of 2 years experience with the following skill sets:

Test planning, estimation and design

Requirement gathering

Create test cases from set specifications

Liaise with development team in an agile environment

Bug tracking and reporting

Retesting

Systems, integration, regression and UAT testing

Testing APIs

Experience using Automated test tools Webdriver, Selenium etc

ISEB/ISTQB certification (Desirable)

Experience working to the BDD or TDD methodologies (Desirable)

Experience testing mobile devices (Desirable)

Programming experience (Backend/Frontend) (Desirable)

 

  

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