Web QA Tester

Location
Chester
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
03 Sep 2017
Closes
01 Oct 2017
Ref
00073014
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This company creates fully integrated suites of digital assets and strategy, design and build new websites that work as growth engines for their clients. They also develop Inbound, content, paid and organic social strategies to attract prospects and improve conversions for their clients.

Where they really excel is when they get the opportunity to work as a digital partner, not just for web-builds, but helping clients navigate and maximise opportunities across the full digital landscape. They can respond to all those needs with an in-house team who are continuously striving to put smiles on their customers' faces.

This role will be part of their Managed Services team, and will work to ensure all their client solutions are tested to a high quality and meet their visual, functional & technical standards.

Role Responsibilities
- Outline, implement, develop and communicate test strategies, processes and procedures
- To ensure that testing is well defined, planned and executed by ensuring that every phase and feature of the software solution is tested and that any potential issue is identified and fixed before the product goes live.
- Perform various types of testing to maintain a stable environment including but not limited to exploratory, functionality, performance, cross-browser, stability and integration
- Analyse test results and report to appropriate stakeholders
- Continuously identify, discuss and implement test improvements to maximise effectiveness and efficiency of the test function
- Build and maintain effective working relationships and close communication with colleagues and other areas of the business
- Increase capability within the organisation by sharing test knowledge amongst colleagues
- Escalate issues appropriately

Personal Requirements
- Minimum of 2 years software testing experience
- An ISEB/ISTQB Certificate in software testing, or Quality Assurance and Software Testing Certification, or similar
- Exposure to a variety of test tools and automation
- Experience of identifying test requirements from various sources
- Experience of compiling, maintaining and executing test plans/test scripts and analysing associated results
- Knowledge of content management tools
- Experience of compiling test reports
- Experience of identifying and authoring test requirements and acceptance criteria

This is a challenging but rewarding role: they are looking for someone who not only meets the personal requirements but also matches their company values - they are a fun and friendly agency ambitious to innovate and grow further. If that sounds like you, they will be a great fit!

Benefits​ ​Package: ​ ​Private​ ​Healthcare​ ​cover,​ ​23​ ​days​ ​holiday​ ​+​ ​bank​ ​holidays​ ​+​ ​your​ ​plus birthday​ ​off,​ ​flexible​ ​start​ ​&​ ​finish​ ​times,​ ​free​ ​Parking​ ​on​ ​site,​ ​subsidised​ ​onsite​ ​café​ ​serving breakfast,​ ​lunch​ ​and​ ​afternoon​ ​tea