QA Tester

Date Posted: 4/19/2018 Reference: VAC-1004862 Salary: £25000 Location: IPSWICH Job type: Permanent Sector: IT | Speciality: Software Testing & QA Contact: Kieran Whittaker
Description

As a result of continued, ambition, expansion and demand my client, based out of some of the nicest premises in Suffolk, are actively looking for Software Testers to join the mobile and embedded application testing division.

The Company

A successful business in the field of bespoke application development on Desktop, Web, Embedded and Mobile platforms, my client enjoy an excellent reputation. Aided by access to some of the most cutting-edge tech available the development and QA teams work with client’s industries such as Audio Solutions, Internet of Things, Wearable Devices, Smart Devices and Automotive.

Professional Requirements

Essential:

• A natural curiosity
• A good understanding of the software development process
• A good understanding of the business process
• Good judgment and diagnostic skills
• Good writing skills (for documenting, bug recording and final report preparation)
• The ability to work well in a team and as an individual
• The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
• Providing or supporting client issue resolution
• Adhering to a project’s schedule and raising any concerns in meeting deadlines promptly
• Ability and willingness to work unsupervised
• Have good communications skills, consultancy skills and an excellent grasp of the English language
• The ability to handle and configure client consumer devices, development boards and reference designs used for testing
• Being focused and determined to produce only the very best results
• Occasional working hours flexibility in order to meet crucial deadlines

Desirable:

• Familiarity with designing and running automated tests
• Evaluating and increasing a test programs effectiveness
• An enthusiasm to learn new ways to develop test programs, develop new skills and knowledge
• Working with clients to support diagnostic and issue resolution
• Administering the test server
• Working knowledge of iOS, Android & Windows Phone / Tablet devices
• Basic home network knowledge for both wired and wireless setups
• Good working knowledge of Mac OS X & Windows platforms

The Candidate

As a QA/Test professional you’ll have a keen eye for detail and a passion for high quality software.

The Benefits

• Competitive salary
• Great Benefits
• Cutting Edge Tech
• Modern Offices
• Immediate Opportunities for Interview and Start

Starting Salary of £25,000