QA Engineers / Software Testers - Gateshead

Recruiter
Xperian Recruitment Limited
Location
Gateshead
Salary
£20000 - £28000/annum
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to continued growth, my client is looking for additional QA Engineers to work alongside a 30-person team of Test Leads, Manual and Automation Test Analysts and other QA Engineers. This is a great opportunity to join an award winning ERP Software Company as it develops its next generation of ERP products.

What will I be doing as a QA / Test Engineer?

• Ensuring ERP product quality by producing and executing a range of tests that help to identify any issues
• Involvement with manual and automated tests with both full regression and incremental tests
• Some integration testing
• Providing assistance with the UAT testing phase
• Participating in risk workshops
• Helping more junior staff members
• Producing reports and presentations for the company and its customers

What Skills and Experience do I need for this QA Engineer position?

• A minimum of 18 months recent and relevant experience as a QA Engineer / Software Tester, ideally with ERP software / e-commerce solutions
• Experience of functional and integration testing
• Experience of both manual testing and test automation tools
• Experience of identifying and implementing process improvements for test efficiency
• Experience of reviewing test estimates and test assets from other QA Engineers to ensure appropriate project coverage and risk mitigation
• ISTQB / ISEB Foundation qualification preferred
• Experience of working with both Agile and Waterfall processes.
• Good general knowledge of business trading principles or accounting functions would be an advantage, but is not essential.

What’s the Company like?

• With just over 250 people in the UK and a further 250 people based in Europe, Africa and The States, they are growing because their products deliver.
• They support their staff, ensuring that each individual has the know-how and capabilities they need to excel in their role.
• They promote from within and provide staff with the training they need to move up in the company. They reward their people each year with a profitability bonus and generous benefits package.
• They also organise regular social events, recognising that it’s not just about work.
In a nutshell, this is a great company to work for, having placed a large number of people with this company, I hear first-hand what it’s like to work there, so if you want to know more apply and we can have a chat.

QA Engineers / Software Testers – Gateshead

Remuneration:
Salary: £20,000 - £28,000

Location: Gateshead

Benefits:
• Bonus to 4%
• 20 days holiday rising to 25
• Pension to 5%,
• Life Assurance
• BUPA
• Permanent Disability Insurance
• Critical Illness Insurance

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