Software Test Analyst/ QA Engineer, Software House, Suffolk

Stowmarket, Suffolk
08 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

My client is a leading software house, who specialise in providing real world software solutions to their customers. Trading since 1991, this successful company works with leading utility firms, building software that aids productivity (mobile working, work planning & scheduling etc.). Employing around 35 people and based just north of Stowmarket this well-established company is seeking an experienced Test Analyst / Technical QA Engineer.

In this role, you will be working within an established QA function providing test coverage for client server and web based products.

Joining the team as a Test Analyst / Technical QA Engineer and reporting to the QA Test Manager you will take responsibility for product testing assigned to you. You will be supporting manual and automation testing against products used for field force scheduling and asset management whilst also working alongside internal teams (Developers, Business Analysts and Architects) to understand and provide feedback against specific requirements.

The successful candidate will need some experience as a Test Analyst / Technical QA Engineer / Software Tester, or similar, and be able to demonstrate the following:

An ISEB qualification or equivalent;

Knowledge of Windows Testing, Test Automation, SQL Basic, Oracle Testing;

A resilience to pressure and the ability to work within a multi-paced environment;

Ability to prioritise tasks and escalate any issues to ensure a successful resolution;

Strong communication skills underpinned by a professional manner;

Exceptional analytical skills;

Strong knowledge retention in order to specialise in areas of software functionality and understand the business associated with that functionality;

The ability to work autonomously as well as within a team;

Can deliver against specific timescales;

The ability to respond quickly to customer requests.

Joining an ambitious and successful company that will help you make real accomplishments and succeed alongside an experienced team, this is a fantastic opportunity for a professional Test Analyst / Technical QA Engineer looking for their next challenge and step forward in their career. My client also welcomes applicants looking for both full and part time work as they can be flexible with regards to working hours. Please apply to find out more about this opportunity.

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