I am currently recruiting for a Software Tester to join my client based in the Wiltshire area. You will be working closely with Developers to plan, prepare and execute repeatable software testing. You will undertake functional, usability, performance, automation and regression testing on all the company software products.
- Work closely with project teams to understand application requirements
- Produce time estimates for testing activities.
- Define software testing requirements and objectives.
- Work closely with developers to help ensure appropriate testing.
- Working closely with development team in tracking and resolving any software defects.
- Develop test plans and test cases.
- Preparation and configuration of test environment including hardware, software and data components.
- Execution of functional, regression, performance, usability, etc. software testing.
- Input into release process on quality and readiness of software for release.
- Input into use of new tools and procedures for testing.
- Upkeep of internal testing procedures and quality systems.
- Assist support functions with bug or issue resolution.
- Maintain and write Automated test scripts.
Skills and experience
- Experience of planning testing requirements including developing project testing plans and quality plans with testing tasks, effort duration and dependencies.
- Experienced with Linux and Window operating systems and the use of application servers (eg: Apache Tomcat)
- Experience of preparing test beds including all hardware, software and data.
- Experience of executing functional, performance, usability, system and regression testing.
- Experience in the use of automated testing tools and environments
- Experience of UI testing (look and feel).
- Experience of following software testing processes and policies.
- Experience of maintaining a system testing environment.
- Experience of measuring software quality and reliability.
- Experience within automated testing, selnium & cucumber.
Preferred: ISEB/ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing.
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000
Please apply for further information on this fantastic opportunity