QA Engineer / Tester

QA Engineer / Tester (Permanent)

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 help desk 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.
  • Competitive holiday
  • Training Budget available after 6 months continual service.
  • Other benefits negotiable.

Contact Us

01252 235422

Development Centre & Head Office

DCSL Software Limited

Old School Studios

40 Lynchford Road

Farnborough

Hampshire

GU14 6EF

020 3096 6199

Sales & Marketing Office

DCSL Software Limited

The Clubhouse

11-14 Grafton Street

Mayfair

London

W1S 4EW

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