An innovative and leading Essex based software company require a highly skilled software tester to join their small but highly motivated QA team who are dedicated to producing world class software solutions. Working within an agile development environment you will be responsible for manual, automated, functional and non-functional testing, including UAT, performance and security testing. You will also participate fully in the development and testing process as well as close engagement with the operations team as well as offering support and guidance to more junior members. Other tasks include; present an aggregate view of testing utilisation to high level management, be an advocate of QA throughout the organisation, collaboration with development and operations to improve overall product quality by emphasising defect prevention throughout the development process, identify areas for test improvement through analysis, experience and use of appropriate metrics and execute test cases, record test results and create test reports.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a background in software testing to include manual, automated, functional and non-functional testing, scripting experience, security testing, API testing and command line tools. Along with a highly competitive salary there is a fantastic benefits package which includes full access to Pluralsight and a genuine push for self-development and career progression. You will be working on an industry leading, disruptive product and some of the latest technologies and tools.