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QA Tester

QA Tester

Posted 6 April by West UC Ltd Ended

QA Tester

Location: Leicester

Salary: £21,000-28,000p/a depending on experience

Full Time, Permanent

Here at West, we provide solutions that help our clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences. We are changing the way we work, which is improving the way we live. We are the sum of our entire organisation - the result of brilliant ideas, dedication and the hard work of the people who share our vision. We are at the core of a technology and communications engine that is changing the world.

But before we can help our clients foster connections with their employees and customers, we need to have the right team in place - that's where you come in! Our integral IT department manages the intricate technology and network infrastructure crucial to our business, enabling us to deliver a consistent service and delight the customer.

What you’ll do…

As a key member of this busy team, the QA Tester is responsible for all aspects of Quality Assurance within the software development lifecycle. This busy and varied role will involve all aspects of the QA Test process within the Software Development lifecycle and will suit someone with Software testing experience, an eye for detail and high levels of accuracy.

Working both independently and within a team, and collaborating with the Development, Support and Success Management teams, to test releases and fixes as part of the software development lifecycle, you will provide status feedback on our software quality. Documentation and Test Execution plays an important part of the day to day duties including writing comprehensive test plans, set up of test environments, test data and test-harnesses as necessary. You will need to use the automated testing software to create new and amend existing test scripts and log all anomalies found during testing. With your knowledge of what makes a good GUI you will ensure that products have a consistent look and feel and will take responsibilities for full installation tests, which include "cleaning down" PC’s to their bare operating systems to ensure that our products work correctly under all supported operating systems.

Technologies used include: Jira, SQL Server, Confluence. Many are in house products and full training on these is provided.

Full training is provided.

What you’ll bring…

First and foremost, you will share the same values we pride ourselves on; the desire to exceed expectations, to work collaboratively, to be accountable and to proactively drive improvement. In addition, your passion and drive will enable you to thrive in this fast paced, high growth environment.

  • Demonstrable experience as a Software Tester within a commercial environment, including

  • manual and automated testing

  • A good knowledge of test processes and methodologies, with experience in both White Box and Black Box testing

  • The ability to test all areas of systems including testing on Windows platforms and web based testing

  • SQL Server experience

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ability to coordinate multiple activities under tight deadlines and work under pressure.

Above, all we want you to be a team player with strong communication skills and a thirst for knowledge!

How we’ll reward you…

Our philosophy is simple: positive, successful employees will result in a positive, successful company. To make this vision a reality, we help our employees maximise their potential by providing them with training and career opportunities designed to challenge them and cultivate their professional potential.

Every West employee is vital to our success which is why everyone receives a competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package to help our employees and their families address healthcare needs, maintain a healthy work/life balance and build a financially secure future.

What’s next…

If technology inspires you, and problem solving motivates you; West could be the perfect place to build your career.

We are looking for top talent to join our growing team. Qualified candidates will be contacted by a member of our in-house Recruitment team to kick-start the recruitment process (preliminary assessments and/or telephone interview). If you are a possible fit, you will be invited to meet with a few key individuals onsite in order to help you get a full understanding of the team and the position. Our goal is for you to get to know us as we get to know you.

Apply now to join our successful team. Follow the link to register for West Corporation careers.

At West we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it, support it and build success upon it. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and no part of this advertisement is intended to discriminate on any grounds.

Required skills

  • Quality Assurance
  • Technical Support
  • Testing

Reference: 34848568

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