Software Tester

Recruiter
Rullion - Specialist Markets IT
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
Neg.
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
SOFTWARE TESTER - EAST STAFFORDSHIRE - PERMANENT ROLE

Keywords: Automation & Manual - Functional - Exploratory - SDLC

A well-established organisation in the East Staffordshire area is seeking strong Software Testers to join the team in their fast-paced and stimulating environment.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience of both manual and automation testing, with the ability to create and maintain test documentation: fully aware of the Software Development Lifecycle (i.e. analysis of functional and technical specifications, test planning, preparation and execution), the Software Tester will be someone with strong knowledge of structured test methodologies and various types of testing, as well as being confident in tracking defects and bugs.

Essential skills and experience:

- Proven experience of working in a similar Testing role in a delivery-focused environment
- Experience in software Testing
- Experience in functional and exploratory Testing
- Test automation skills and knowledge of automated test tools for online applications e.g. Selenium
- Solid understanding of testing concepts and how testing fits in with the overall project life cycle
- Good knowledge of testing methodology (V Model, Waterfall, Agile etc.) and testing trends
- Awareness/experience of Agile principles/practices
- Knowledge of the software development lifecycle, testing and quality processes
- Possesses technical design skills
- Knowledge of programming languages or SQL is highly desirable
- Ability to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment

If you recognise yourself in the above description and wish to be considered for this excellent opportunity, please submit your application in relation to the advert.