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QA Engineer / Tester

General requirement:

A highly professional, hardworking and talented QA Engineer with a proven track record. The successful candidate will ensure systems are thoroughly tested to a high degree of quality and to an agreed deadline.

Responsibilities:

Your ultimate responsibility is to ensure the high quality of our applications, to further cement our position in the market as a quality software developer.  This will be achieved as follows:

•    Preparing test plans against functional specifications
•    Software testing and reporting bugs into a bug tracking system
•    Re-testing
•    Regression testing - as the software is built and tested in chunks. This can be achieved in some part with automated testing using test automation tools
•    Juggling multiple projects
•    Support client testing (UAT) – liaising directly with the client and the development team
•    After go-live, responding to “bugs” identified by the customer – reproduction tests etc. Establishing whether it’s a bug, user error or “by design”
•    Change request testing
•    Change request documentation
•    Updating specifications with change requests (plus additions/amendments to test plans etc)
•    Assisting the helpdesk with support/bug issues

Qualities required:

•    Attention to detail – the most critical aspect of any tester.
•    Organised and time management – lots of things going on, lots of projects, customers, people to deal with.
•    Good communication skills and a level of confidence to deal with a busy developer team and sometimes difficult customers.
•    Computer science background desirable.
•    Technical knowledge of software “jargon”.
•    Experience testing web-based or browser-based software.

•    At least 1 year’s commercial software testing experience.

Remuneration Package:

•    Negotiable dependent on experience.
•    Compeitive holiday
•    Training Budget available after 6 months continual service.
•    Other benefits negotiable.