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Software Tester

Permanent

£35,000–£50,000

Bristol
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Software Tester (permanent)

Location: Bristol

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 + Benefits (Depending on experience)

Remote working policy: 3 days remote, 2 days in the office per week

As a Software Tester you will be working within an Agile Team, delivering Quality Assurance, increasing the velocity of the sprint, and implementing the QA Strategy and Plan.

The Software Tester is involved in the quality assurance stage of software development and deployment. You will conduct automated and manual tests to ensure the software created by developers is fit for purpose and any bugs or issues are removed within a product before it gets deployed to everyday users.

Your role is integral to the creation of software systems and technical products.

Moreover, the Software Tester will be testing software modules and then lead / instruct the User Acceptance Testing (beta) with the end users; in turn collating end[1]user feedback to ensure the functional specification is adhered to

Essential

  • Good level of education (min. 3 A-Level or equivalent) in relevant subjects (e.g., Business / IT).
  • ISEB/ISTQB Foundation Certificate software testing
  • Experience working as an automation tester
  • Analyse user stories and/use cases/requirements for validity and feasibility. Execute all levels of testing (System, Integration and Regression)
  • Excellent understanding of the testing lifecycle, phase test objectives, entry/exit acceptance criteria and risk[1]based approaches to the testing lifecycle definition

Desirable

Knowledge of Testing standards, tools and processes, test management systems

  • Excellent communication/collaboration skills, working closely with Software Development Team and client stakeholders of all levels
  • Agile Software Development
  • Strong diagnostic skills
  • Knowledge of Test Management tools
  • Knowledge of XML and SQL Server
  • Experience in coding C#, .NET, or Java
  • Knowledge of Team Foundation Server/Azure DevOps
  • Ability to write their own full system automated tests e.g., Selenium
Location
Bristol
Bath
Newport
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