Test Engineer

Project People
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


My client is looking for an experienced Test Analyst to join their Test and Documentation team based in Wolverhampton.

Working as part of an expanding friendly and knowledgeable team, the successful candidate will be responsible for manual testing on existing and new functionality as part of the core product development cycle following an iterative style methodology.


Reporting to the Head of Test and Documentation, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Undertake test scoping, estimation, scripting and execution of work items in a complex application suite
  • Work closely with the development team to ensure effective test coverage and defect resolution
  • Work closely with other areas of the wider business to understand functionality to produce effective test script coverage
  • Accurate defect management - take ownership of testing defects raised
  • Creation and maintenance of test documentation
  • Proactively manage your own workload and inform management of progress in a timely manner
  • Responsible for test environments, installs and any 3rd party applications required to run applications
  • Some involvement in client facing projects may be required



  • At least 3 - 4 years in a full-time testing role, ideally in a Software House environment on complex systems
  • Strong experience of manual functional testing
  • Experience of using automated testing for both desktop and browser based applications (This will ideally include non-functional as well as functional)
  • Familiar with SQL able to write basic scripts to create and manipulate data
  • Proven ability to plan and prioritize work and can work unsupervised to meet deadlines and deal with changing priorities.
  • Flexible attitude and ability to work with minimal written documentation
  • Understanding of the full development life cycle
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Methodical, hardworking, enthusiastic
  • Strong attention to detail


  • Familiarity with programming languages (VB.NET/C#)
  • Able to create stored procedures and an understanding of data modelling
  • Experience of Microsoft Team Foundation Server
  • Experience or knowledge of the financial market place

To apply for this position please send an updated CV to

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