System Tester

Location
Bournemouth
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
07 Dec 2017
Ref
00075548
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Systems Tester (salary: competitive)

A Systems Tester is required to join an award-winning company and a world leader in the delivery of simulation and training solutions for Air Traffic Control operations.

You will perform testing and configuration procedures on their software systems to ensure all errors are identified and corrected before release.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
- To read all the documents and understand what needs to be tested
- To prepare Test documentation i.e. Test Specifications, Test Plans, Acceptance Test Specifications
- Based on the information procured in the above step decide how it is to be tested
- Develop test cases and prioritise testing activities
- Execute all the test cases, report and record defects, define severity and priority for each defect
- Be responsible for defining and executing regression testing
- To show by testing that requirements are met
- To comply with Configuration Management requirements, including the version control system
- To comply with requirements of the company Quality Management System
- To represent the company during Site Acceptance Testing
- To represent the company during Factory Acceptance Testing
- To configure internal test systems
- To configure end-user systems as directed by the relevant manager
- To help System Delivery with installation activities when required

Skills and Experience:
- Minimum of 2 years' testing experience
- Knowledge in automation, i.e Python
- Good IT skills
- Broad understanding of Windows operating systems and Microsoft Office products
- Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to liaise with a variety of stakeholders;
- Organisational skills with the capability of working towards tight deadlines
- Taking ownership of issues and ensuring the problems are resolved
- Proactive in checking, understanding and planning work, requires minimal guidance
- Able to grasp new concepts quickly and efficiently
- Ability to negative test
- Working knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle
- Experience of working within an AGILE environment would be an advantage
- Knowledge of ATC environment would be an advantage

Based in Bournemouth, they have a collaborative open plan office with a flexible start/finish time so long as the core hours (10am-4pm) are covered. They also offer:
- Free car parking
- Opportunities for overseas travel
- Regular knowledge sharing sessions with like-minded colleagues
- 25 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays)
- Corporate gym membership discount
- Pension scheme
- Life assurance
- Discounted on-line shopping portal
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Free refreshments
- Dress down Fridays
- Free freshly baked cakes from a local bakery on Fridays!

If you are interested then please visit their website to complete an application form

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