Software QA Tester

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Client Confidential
Colchester, Essex
£40,000 - £45,000 per annum
25 Oct 2019
22 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title:                     Software QA Tester

Organisation:            MSX International Limited

Location:                    Colchester

Salary:                         £40,000 - £45,000 per annum

Date posted:              25 October 2019

Closing date:              22 November 2019

Duties and responsibilities

  • Documentation of the testing process (testing plans etc.)
  • documentation of cases/scenarios
  • work on own initiative to achieve agreed specification and timing
  • work with the developers to resolve issues in QA
  • stress/Load testing systems
  • implement automated tests
  • share knowledge with development group
  • working in an agile development environment

Required skills, qualifications and experience

  • due to the nature of the work it is essential you have a Masters Degree or equivalent in computer science, e-commerce or a related subject
  • proven good ability to clearly communicate complex technical information to clients and colleagues
  • demonstrable good team player
  • able to provide examples of being creative and proactive
  • demonstrable capability of working under occasional pressure, comfortable about working to tight timing deadlines
  • able to demonstrate a sound understanding of testing processes, methodologies and techniques with substantial experience
  • demonstrable relevant experience and skills in any of the following automation testing technologies: Selenium, Cucumber, QF Test, Pure Test, Pure Load, JMeter
  • proven understanding of object-oriented programming and principles in particular in depth knowledge and able to demonstrate practical experience of using Java

Desirable skills, qualifications and experience

  • ideally have worked in any one of the following: Qmetry, JIRA and Zephyr
  • desirable practical experience of working with highly transactional websites and any of the following technologies: Maven, Ant, JProfiler, JBoss, JEE, Swing, JUnit, Nunit, Test NG, DBUnit, Cactus, Jailer, Cucumber, Yslow, Fitnesse, Grinder, SoapUI, Redmine, Enterprise Architect, Rational Rose, Together, ArgoUML, Visual Paradigm

How to apply

Interested applicants may apply by uploading a covering letter and CV directly to the website.

Date posted: 25 October 2019                                            Closing date: 22 November 2019

Please note that this position is not restricted solely to the responsibilities listed above and that the job scope and responsibilities are subject to change.

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