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Recruiter
Search Consultancy
Location
Liverpool, Merseyside
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Automation Tester / Developer in Test - Liverpool, £40,000 £45,000

THE ROLE

To ensure high quality and accuracy is maintained throughout the testing process to software release.
To prepare and maintain test plans for use with automated testing tools.
To create and maintain automated and manual test processes to effectively validate successful behaviour of software products.
To prepare the test deliverables including test plans, test data and test scripts to execute the tests against each software component and demonstrate the business condition under test and the expected results.
Manage the prioritisation and reporting of defects to the development team and ensure development work is carried out in accordance with the schedule and the quality requirements.
Provide assistance to the development team during the release management process
To provide estimates and feedback of test delivery phases to the Delivery Lead for project scheduling purposes and report on test activities on a periodic and ad hoc basis.

REQUIREMENTS

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in the following;

Minimum of 3 years in software development / testing
Cloud / networking knowledge/experience including an understanding web technologies and underlying protocols such as HTTP
Understanding of test process
Automation knowledge
Ability to make decisions around test approach (manual vs automation)
Desire to work in an agile environment

Desirable knowledge;

Prioritisation of test scenarios
Estimation of test effort
Unit Test Writing
Performance/load testing knowledge
Selenium (or similar)
BDD - Cucumber,Gherkin
Visual Studio/N-unit
* Node JS

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.