Senior QA Engineer

Carlton-In-Cleveland, UK
17 May 2019
24 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Who we are:

NRG have recently partnered with a pioneer in the content management space to assist with the resource of an experienced Senior QA Engineer This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing digital business playing a key role in supporting the platform and working with major retailers and enterprise customers.


· Extract testable scenarios from user stories or other forms of documentation

· Create new test plans with extracted scenarios, highlighting areas of coverage, risk and confidence.

· Analysis of results of execution raising defects with documented steps to recreate and suggestions of corrective actions.

· Review other members of the team's findings, rejecting or improving their findings as needed.

· Communicate blocking issues with development leads, and work on resolution of issues.

· Plan timeline of release for stakeholders, and summarize bug allocations.

· Liaise with stakeholders over none functional requirements,

· Discuss with operations risk areas for integration and system impact.

· Exploratory testing, gap analysis

· Design and implement automated tests where necessary.

· Take responsibility for maintaining tests, their correctness and coverage, as well as speed of execution and stopping duplication or unnecessary tests being added.

· Discuss in unit tests with developers,

What we're looking for:

• Technical background with possibly a degree in a science related field.

• Understanding of both frontend and backend web tech.

• Have an appreciation of API first, and how presentation layer is separated from


• Understanding of RESTful API services.

• Frontend testing experience with single page applications (such as AngularJS) along with

more traditional server side MVC websites

• Eye for detail, both in terms of functional and presentation

• Strong understanding of terms such as JSON, XML, Regular Expressions

• Able to extract client requirements from product stories to create test plans and perform

GAP analysis

• SQL / NoSQL experience for data validation

• Jira, Redmine or other bug tracking experience

• Ideally worked in an agile environment

• AWS or other cloud based hosting technologies.

Salary - £40,000 DOE plus benefits package

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