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Digital QA Tester

Employer
SUMMER BROWNING ASSOCIATES LIMITED
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
23 Oct 2021

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Sector
Technology & New Media
Salary Band
Daily Rate, At least £460.00
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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The Tester will:
  • Deliver against sprint goal
  • Participate in agile sprint ceremonies
  • Use automated and exploratory test case design techniques and tools in an agile development environment
  • Use tools used for test automation, including bespoke, open source and commercial tools for functional and integration, non-functional and/or data process testing, including those that require coding skills in order to build a test framework.
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Bring new ideas and technologies to the table.
  • Mentor other team members in order to develop their skills and knowledge in test automation and CI/CD pipelines.

Professional Competencies:
  • Innovation
    • Ability to experiment with new technologies to assess their fit for specific business problems.
    • Ability to contribute to continuous improvement of existing technologies to provide the best customer outcomes. Communicating best practice within team.
  • Technical
    • Good knowledge of tools used for test automation, including bespoke, open source and commercial tools for functional and integration, non-functional and/or data process testing, including those that require coding skills in order to build a test framework.
    • Experience of test and assurance practices, tools and techniques in an agile environment, including effective risk management
    • Experience of assessing and improving test and test data processes both external and internal seeking to streamline frameworks at all times; including documenting technical procedures across the team in order to support business continuity as well as service improvement
    • Experience of automated and exploratory test case design techniques and tools in an agile development environment, which includes experience of taking a set of use cases and acceptance criteria and designing test scripts, combining tests and ensuring all paths and integration points are tested
  • Analysis and judgement
  • Experience of diagnosing, reporting, tracking and resolving test, assurance and quality issues using tools such as JIRA, Cherwell or similar
  • Ability to analyse highly complex research data and observations.

Communication and presentation
  • Ability to communicate complex, contentious and sensitive information to a variety of stakeholders

Skills and qualifications:
Essential
  • Strong in writing unit, integration, end-to-end, smoke tests for any type of back-end and front-end component or system
  • Experience in back-end and front-end development technologies, e.g. Python, Java, TypeScript, etc.
  • Experience with continuous delivery, continuous deployment and automation
  • Knowledge and understanding of the application containerisation
  • Experience of working in a multidisciplinary team
  • Post-graduate degree/diploma or equivalent experience

Desirable:
  • Experience in Kubernetes and Terraform
  • Experience with the Cloud, especially AWS
  • Experience/understanding of Test-Driven Development (TDD)

Key Attributes:
  • Good Team worker
  • Interactive with clients
  • Good Communicator - able to explain technical issues to no technical people.
  • Knowledgeable of subject areas
  • Keen to learn new technologies
  • Enjoy working in an agile manner
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