Testing & QA

  • Senior Test Engineer 5/16/2018 12:00:00 AM

    Salary: £0 Location: LONDON

    The Client My Client, based in London, are rapidly growing their core team and are now seeking a Test Engineer to join them. You would be joining an inter-disciplinary team of extraordinary developers and scientists, building the next generation scientific data management and machine learning platform, which is currently disrupting the multi-billion-dollar Biotechnology industry by enabling the creation of better drugs, faster. The Role Taking on the mantle of Senior Test Engineer will see you develop automated testing frameworks for a web-based application. You will implement and develop automated user acceptance tests and execute them in a Continuous Integration framework based on GitLab You will also be tasked with ensuring tests are aligned with product requirements (functional and non-functional). Design and develop automated test scenarios in frameworks like Behave using the Gherkin Language, whilst participating in troubleshooting and triaging of new issues in order to generate root cause identification and resolution You will also apply regression testing, as required in key points of the release cycle, and continue with my clients drive to extend automation to improve coverage and shorten test cycles. Salary is negotiable on experience ---- This is an opportunity to join a Sci-Tech company looking to shake the foundations of biotech and contribute to the success of this business. For more information and a confidential discussion, please contact Kieran Whittaker on the below: - Tel: 0161 923 8174 Email: Kieran.Whittaker@wearenorthpoint.co.uk

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  • QA Tester 5/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

    Salary: £30000 Location: BRADFORD

    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

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  • Quality Assurance Analyst 5/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

    Salary: £40000 Location: WALTON-ON-THAMES

    Quality Assurance Analyst Company Overview: For more than 25 years, my client has been the leader in defect prevention. Their solutions are highly sophisticated and are designed to work hand-in-hand with developers so as to promote safe coding practices and proactively ensure the highest quality code for safety-critical and mission-critical systems. The QA team plays a crucial role within the business and are a principal reason why the company enjoys an excellent reputation. As part of the QA team you can expect exposure to some of the most cutting-edge techniques and high job satisfaction. Summary: The Quality Assurance Analyst is responsible for the implementation and execution aspects of system and software test, including test design, scripting, documentation, test execution, defect analysis and report. Must have some experience in test automation. Responsibilities: • Analyzes complex requirements and execute appropriate test strategy and test cases. • Execute test cases • Contribute into test automation development and execution • Contribute to project planning, estimation and project tracking. • Manage the test environment. • Share the knowledge with other testers on areas of expertise. • Assists in the development and implementation of Quality Assurance policies and procedures. Competency Requirements: • Competent in software troubleshooting, tests and general work planning and time management. • Competent in development of test documentation • Competent in performing tests • Competent in recording, reporting, and tracking defects to accurately depict the status of the system • Competent in the development and execution of test automation (Squish is being used but experience in this isn’t necessary as training will be provided) • Competent in multi platform environment • Competent at least in one of the scripting languages (Python, Perl, XML) The Package The successful candidate can expect a starting salary in the range of £30k - £40k depending on experience. Also on offer are continued training and opportunities for career progression along with a leading benefits package which includes excellent pension contributions, health insurance and life insurance.

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  • Graduate Software Tester 5/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

    Salary: £25000 Location: IPSWICH

    Graduate Software Tester 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 testing division (ios and android). 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 Salary is negotiable on experience. If you are interested in this position, please contact Kieran Whittaker on: Kieran.whittaker@northpointrecruitment.com - 0161 923 8174

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  • QA Tester 5/14/2018 12:00:00 AM

    Salary: £25000 Location: IPSWICH

    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

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