Software Tester

From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Tester
Up to £65,000 + benefits

My client is a global financial services business operating in 100+ countries and they are looking for a Software Tester to join the team on a permanent basis.


·Working with the product owner and business analysts to translate user stories into test cases

·Participating in design meetings in order to ensure designs and implementations are testable

·Participating in retrospectives at the end of each sprint, in order to continually improve processes

·Working closely with the Software Engineers to ensure that testability and best practices are built in to the code

·Reviewing code, unit tests (C#, NUnit) and test data, to ensure comprehensive test coverage, both in terms of functional coverage and code coverage

·Implementation of unit tests (C#, NUnit)

·Identifying where automation of tests is appropriate

·Integration of test tools into the automated build process

·Execution of tests, both manual and automated, including exploratory testing, regression testing, verification of fixes

·Liaising with other testing teams within the company in order to share best practices


·Passionate about testing

·Experience of the full development lifecycle

·Ability to work from test strategy to system and component level testing

·Software development using C# (modern OO languages would be considered)

·Extensive experience of testing, including unit testing, integration, system and performance testing

Desirable skills:

·Ability to thrive in a highly intellectual research and development environment

·Interest in maths, statistics and complex algorithms

·Experience of working in an Agile environment

·Exposure to Big Data computational systems


·Use of SQL

·NUnit (or other unit testing frameworks)

·GUI test automation, with experience of coding tests rather than just record & replay

·Microsoft Team Foundation Server (or other version control system)

·Experience of financial modelling

·Mocking frameworks

This is an exciting role working for a global business. If interested, please apply immediately.

Keywords – Testing, Test Consultant, Test Engineer, C# Developer, Application Developer, Software Engineer, Software Architect, Developer

Commutable from London, Essex, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Middlesex, London, Cambridge

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