QA Tester

Date Posted: 5/14/2018 Reference: VAC-999249 Salary: £30000 Location: BRADFORD Job type: Permanent Sector: IT | Speciality: Software Testing & QA Contact: Michael Glaze-Santonen
Description

What do we need?
We’re growing fast and we need bright, motivated individuals with a passion for IT and a belief in excellent customer service to join our testing team.

As such we need a Tester, to be responsible for,

+ Assisting in the preparation of test plans and test scripts
+ Preparing a test plan and test scripts to test each software component
+ Identify and analyse problems, reporting or escalating appropriately
+ Ensuring quality and accuracy is maintained through to software release
+ Preparing and maintaining detailed documentation for distribution with software releases.
+ Demonstrating new and updated functionality changes to internal staff where required
+Providing feedback to the development team
+Ensure work is carried out in accordance with the schedule and quality requirements

Who are you?
You will have the ability to multitask, possess excellent communication skills and have experience of automated testing via MS Test Manager. You will have good problem solving abilities and also a meticulous attention to detail, which will enable you to document and plan.

Essential Skills / Qualities:

+Thorough knowledge of structured test methods and processes
+Detailed knowledge of manual functional testing
+Experience within a commercial software testing environment; testing Windows software applications / database applications
+A commitment to quality and a thorough approach to work
+Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong working relationships with colleagues.
+Experience of legal software solutions would be advantageous, as would the use of MS Test Manager and Team Foundation
+Experience of automated testing via MS Test Manager or similar applications
+Residing within easy travelling distance of our Bradford office

Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative, be reliable, conscientious and most of all a team player.

What do you get?
Pay is important, but it’s not all you can look forward to. As well as a competitive salary, you can also enjoy a wide range of benefits that recognise the contribution you make to our continued success. These include a well-funded pension scheme with top-up facilities that we will contribute to, share ownership schemes and a wide range of voluntary benefits.

Hours – 9.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday

Location – Office based at our Bradford premises however some travel to client sites may be required on an ad-hoc basis