Software Test Analyst

IOR Auburn Rose Ltd
£20,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Test Analyst A market leading digital content provider has a requirement for an enthusiastic and meticulous Manual Test Analyst to join their team. Due to their rapid expansion, both in the UK and overseas, and growing success across multiple platforms, they are seeking a pro-active Manual Software Tester to join their testing team, working in an agile scrum environment, working within close-knit teams of 3-4 developers, in a collaborative, energetic, forward-thinking team culture. Although this is a Manual Testing role, this company do have an automation framework, and there is also opportunity to gain some exposure to develop your automation testing skills and contribute to the maintenance of this framework. Having experienced a sustained period of strong growth, they are searching for an experienced Manual Test Analyst, to join a brand new office in the Manchester City Centre. You will be an integral part of the team and, in time, take a pivotal role in the progression of testing. There are also opportunities for progression within the role and the company. Responsibilities: - Integration testing, System testing and API testing. - Designing and executing both manual and automated tests. - Working in a close-knit team with Business Analysts, Developers and reporting directly to the team lead. - Full knowledge of the product portfolio. - Ensure software/applications operate as designed and required. - There may be an opportunity to contribute to the creation and maintenance of the automated testing framework and writing unit tests in C#.NET. Key Skills/Requirements: - Experience with a variety of testing methods including system, integration, database and API testing. - Experience with the full Software Testing Life Cycle and methodologies. - Full knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle. - Excellent communication, organisational and analytical skills. - Experience testing web, mobile and desktop applications. - Excellent problem solving skills. Desired Skills: - Relevant degree in Computing or STEM discipline. - ISEB/ISTQB Certification. - Automated testing experience using tools such as Selenium WebDriver and JUnit/NUnit - Experience with programming languages such as C#, Java, Python etc. This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic Software Tester to join a fast-growing organisation, working with driven individuals who take pride in what they do, and are passionate about helping the company achieve its goals. Working in close knit scrum teams, you will have a direct impact on the business and with excellent career progression prospects, whilst also gaining exposure to automation. This position is based in the centre of Manchester and is easily commutable by public transport.
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