Software Developer in Test / Automated Tester

Solutions Recruitment
Newcastle Upon Tyne
From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Developer in Test/ Automated Tester, Newcastle upon TyneSalary circa £30,000
In line with my clients progressive 2017 hiring plan; they have an opening for an Automated Tester / Developer to join their rapidly expanding QA Team. Located in our EMEA Headquarters in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, this is an exciting time to join my client as they grow and bring new features to their already award winning software.
The candidates main responsibility will be to ensure that all products are tested to the clients Quality Standards and the timescales governed by the Release Process. Working within Agile, you will be responsible for ensuring software quality by Automating Test Cases, produced using Structured Testing Methods in order to execute test cases to find defects, through Sprint, Integration and Regression testing activities prior to the release for their SaaS products.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:- Develop and maintain automated test scripts using a bespoke automated testing tool.- Continuously evaluate and refactor existing automated tests- Design and develop quality test cases; update, execute, and modify existing test cases as necessary - Perform functional, manual regression, UI testing, and performance testing- Define and adhere to quality initiatives- Provide defect and test metrics to support business decisions related to the quality of the Software
Criteria: - Software Development experience in C# or similar language- Bachelor's degree in computer science or related technical skills- Good understanding of Agile SDLC and QA processes- Exposure to TFS/VSTS for test management and/or build/release management- Strong skills with a variety of business software tools
Salary circa £30,000
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