Junior Software Tester

Recruiter
Cordius Ltd
Location
Lichfield
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Location: Lichfield, Staffordshire

Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 per annum

Our client, a leading manufacturer software house, is looking to create a brand-new Software Testing team at the heart of the business.

General Capabilities and Responsibilities:

- Create, execute and maintain test scripts, ensuring a high level of test coverage has been applied to an application.

- Prepare, configure and maintain test environments

- Record and track issues and software change requests using the appropriate tools

- Work closely with software developers and project management to achieve all deliverables

- Create test documentation to a high and exacting standard

- Actively contribute to regular project meetings

- Champion initiatives which will improve effectiveness and efficiency of the testing process

Skills Required:

- Confident, Self-motivated and disciplined

- Degree educated or relevant experience

- Use of Windows 7 and above

- Experienced with MS Office (Word / Excel / PowerPoint)

- Ability to communicate effectively with both development and QA members

- Proficient with manual software testing

- Coding of T-SQL queries and use of Stored Procedures / Functions

- Knowledge of structured test methods and processes

- Knowledge of a Programming / Scripting language would be an advantage

Benefits:

- Competitive Salary dependent upon experience

- Quarterly bonus scheme based on achieving team targets

- Annual bonus scheme based on Company performance

- 23 days annual leave per annum plus the 8 statutory public holidays

- Company pension scheme with employer contribution of up to 5% of annual salary

- Free life insurance and critical illness cover

- Free onsite parking