Senior QA Tester

Recruiter
Venturi Ltd
Location
Royston
Salary
£30k - £40k pa
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A market leading provider of software and services to the UK energy retail sector, are actively looking for a QA Tester to join their professional team. Based at their offices in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire. The salary is competitive paying between £30,000 - £40,000 per annum. What you will be doing: As an Agile Tester, you will be responsible for ensuring projects are meeting both business requirements and quality expectations. Testing is an integral role on our agile project teams and the Agile Tester will constantly collaborate with development and the product owner group to drive project quality and be an active participant of the development team striving to delight customers. We have listed some of the main responsibilities below: - Encourage a culture of high quality repeatable delivery - Work with the development team to introduce Agile testing techniques like ATDD, BDD and Automation Testing to ensure that goals are met and the product is potently shippable. - Work closely with the product owner and project team to define the testing plan and ensure acceptance criteria are accurate, clear and well defined - Define clear and well-written test cases, execute those tests and ensure the results are being clearly recorded and communicated with the wider project team on an ongoing basis - Triage and lead the investigation into reported issues, ensure they are being properly tracked and work to actively prevent regressions - Work with all areas of the business to prevent defective products being promoted to production. Ensure both you and the team are always aware when releases are occurring and which versions of the product are running in which environments Skills & Experience important for this role: - You must be eligible to work and live in the UK - Meticulous attention to detail - Excellent experience diagnosing, reporting, tracking and resolving quality issues - Experience using automated testing tools - Excellent experience and knowledge of agile methodologies - Excellent experience of creating manual and automated test scripts - Experience testing TSQL, SSIS and large data sets - Excellent experience of responsive cross-browser testing - Knowledge of scripting in TSQL & PowerShell advantageous - Experience using automation tools Skills & Experience Advantageous - Experience using Visual Studio Team Services, Jira, Team City - Experience testing SSAS, SSRS - Experience using Selenium, SpecFlow, TestComplete or other automation tooling - Experience with Git and GitFlow or similar branching strategies Apply now Please don't delay, this is an urgent role. Please apply to the links below. Or send me your CV directly ***************************
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