Software Tester, Selenium, Specflow - Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham

Erin Associates
Sutton Coldfield
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Tester, Selenium Specflow – Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield,
Salary – 34k + excellent benefits

Selenium, ISTQB, Agile, Scrum, SQL MongoDB, Specflow, C#, Automated testing

This is not your 'ordinary' QA role and will therefore require the skills of a vibrant and inventive character who can work collaboratively to meet deadlines. It is essential that the QA Analyst / Test Analyst / Software Tester has the ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level.

You will contribute to ideas for improvement as well as identify, prioritise and resolve any issues accordingly. You need to be able to manage your workload and improve product quality by supporting the rest of the team. By providing feedback to the developers as you go and working closely with the Product Owners, you will receive regular feedback to ensure the end product meets the highest standards. We want you to strive to uphold and improve team ethics, standards and practices continually.

It is imperative that the candidate for Tester role has automated testing experience through Selenium, SpecFlow and C#.

The Tester will also be responsible for building on our suite of automated Selenium tests to ensure our applications have good test coverage to enable Continuous Integration.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Plan, execute and document the testing of our software suite using a combination of manual and automated testing Selenium Tests.
  • Work closely with Developers as part of a SCRUM team to test user stories as they’re being developed.
  • Liaise effectively with Product Owners while in UAT or Pilot phases.
  • Collaborate with Product Owners from the onset to understand requirements, define test cases and suggest conditions of acceptance.
  • Log and help to prioritise defects using Visual Studio Team Services.
  • Update our bank of regression scripts on a continual basis.
  • Work with other members of your team to iteratively improve working practices.
  • Assist with planning the regression testing activities in preparation for a release.

Essential skills:

  • Graduate calibre or equivalent.
  • Demonstrable expertise in the whole testing life cycle including knowledge of various test methodologies, definition of test plans and test scripts, test execution and raising defects.
  • Experience in creating and executing simple database queries to support testing, such as using SQL and MongoDB.
  • Ability to work in an environment which provides a responsive customer experience.
  • Experience working in an environment utilising Continuous Integration, and experience in build management.
  • Experience writing automated test using tools such as Selenium, Specflow and Ranorex.
  • Experience testing web services and web applications, and using API testing tools such as Postman.
  • ISTQB-BCS Certified Tester Foundation Level.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a forward-thinking software house pioneering the latest cutting edge technology, where they offer a competitive salary and superb benefits package.

Test Analyst, Software Tester, QA Analyst – ISTQB, Selenium, Ranorex, Selenium Specflow, Automated Testing - Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, West Midlands

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