Test Engineer

Recruiter
JT Recruit
Location
Nottinghamshire
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a well established firm based on the outskirts of Nottingham

They are now seeking an experienced Test Engineer to join their vibrant team

Working as part of an Agile development team operating within the Scrum framework; you will be involved across the Software Development Lifecycle ensuring that products are delivered to a published roadmap within planned release cycles.

You will contribute towards the definition and development of a Sprint backlog to achieve the goals set out by the Product team. whilst supporting the Test Team to ensure that their applications meet their definition of done and have the potential to be released within their continuous deployment cycle every Sprint.

You will be actively encouraged to push the boundaries of new technology to ensure that they choose the most appropriate solutions for delivering their software; as well as to enable you to progress to meet your own potential whilst also giving more junior members of the Test Team the support they need to help them to fulfil their personal development goals.

Duties & Responsibilities

As a member of the Test Team you will be responsible for:

* Testing new features across the product suite based on a wide range of technologies including Windows, mobile and web services.

* Engaging with designers and developers to clarify features and functionality.

* Being involved in functional and non-functional testing, defect tracking and reporting to senior management.

* Liaising with support engineers to help identify issues and known bugs.

* Contributing to the Development Team’s working practices and technology decisions.

Knowledge & Experience

To be considered for this position, you must have:

* At least 3 years’ experience of testing software, ideally in a commercial environment.

* Excellent observation skills and high attention to detail.

* Strong written and oral communication skills.

* Experience of test case generation, test data design and test methodologies.

* A willingness to share knowledge and skills with developers; supporting them as they adopt new testing methods and approaches.

* The motivation and drive to improve the quality of our products through improved testing methods and approaches.

* An awareness of modern test methods and tools

* It would also be advantageous if you had test automation experience using Selenium, preferably Java).

What's in it for you?

While they take their work and deliverables seriously, they have a relaxed working environment and they want their people to be rewarded for their hard work. They offer benefits such as; Life Insurance, Private Medical Insurance, Contributory Pension Scheme, Company Share Incentive Scheme, Childcare Vouchers and 33 days holiday including statutory holidays and your birthday - They feel it is important that all their people get to celebrate their birthday, so have the day off on us

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