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Senior Tester

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Department:

Development

Reports To:

Head of Development

Hours:

Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm (37.5 per week)

Contract:

Permanent

Location:

Nottingham City Centre



We're looking for an experienced Automation Tester to join our development team helping us develop and deliver world-class software solutions to our customers. 

As a QA / Tester you will be looking after the testing and continued integrity of our software, which we deliver to companies across the UK and in over 60 countries worldwide.

We’ll encourage you to grow and develop in your role and support you to continuously look at new ways to aid the development process.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Work as part of our Agile development process – Your ideas will help shape the features that delight our customers while your testing skills will ensure the quality of the finished product.
  • Automated testing – You will take ownership of our existing automation suite and be responsible for its continued development in line with best practices.  You will champion automation in the wider team and be capable of teaching developers and testers how to write and run tests.
  • Manual testing – You must be able and willing to test the product manually when necessary.
  • Exploratory testing – Examine the product and proactively identify areas that could be improved.
  • Develop your knowledge – Nurture a genuine interest in our software and keep yourself continually up to date with best practice and innovation in testing
  • Continuous improvement – Look for ways to improve our product and processes, and have the initiative to drive change where necessary.
  • Team-player – Work closely with developers within the Scrum team to ensure that features are completed and tested. 
  • Mentoring – As a senior tester, you will be expected to act as a positive role-model for junior team members and contribute towards their skills development.
  • Ongoing Quality Assurance – Collaborate with our Support, Products and Customer Success teams to ensure that we maintain the quality of the product after it has been released to customers.

  

About you

To help make sure we’re delivering world-class software solutions, your technical background should include:

  • Proven expertise testing websites by writing automated tests in C# using Selenium
  • The ability to write clean, concise and maintainable test code
  • A strong conceptual understanding of modern full-stack web applications
  • Experience both writing and executing manual test cases

Additionally, you would benefit from one or more of these:

  • Experience using SpecFlow and BDD
  • Ability to write tests for JavaScript code
  • Additional testing techniques (e.g. testing APIs, performance testing, security knowledge, etc.)
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Azure platform (particularly App Services and Functions)

To play your part in our fantastic culture, you must also:

  • Have superb communication skills, with the ability to convey technical detail to others, both techies and non-techies alike
  • Put quality and security first
  • Have meticulous attention to detail
  • Be eager to learn with a technical mindset
  • Be a great problem-solver
  • Be proactive and driven


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Nottingham

6 Canal St
NG1 7EH Nottingham Directions recruitment@e-days.com 0333 300 3403

Work Perks!

Having a diverse range of perks and rewards for every one of our employees to enjoy is really important for us.

Here's an insight into some of the perks on offer to e-days employees...

 

  • Training & Development

    Opportunities to grow your skills everyday, alongside an annual £1000 personal training budget

  • Benefits

    A benefits package that includes 25 days holiday, FlexTime, pension, annual incentive trip for the whole team, access to Perkbox... and more perks being launched in 2019!

  • Working Environment

    A genuinely friendly and social working environment with regular social events, annual employee awards, Friday beers, exercise clubs, free snacks & fruit, and some of the best pubs in Nottingham on our doorstep

  • Great Location

    An awesome office located in Nottingham city centre (2mins walk from train and tram stations)

Workplace Culture


We're a team of hard working, passionate and ambitious people.

We're really driven to create something truly exciting and innovative for organisations and we want to have lots of fun along the way!

We spend a lot of time working on projects and collaborating with each other during office hours... we know each other pretty well! And we love a social out of hours. From nights out to sports days, exercise clubs to trips abroad. There's always something going on.

 

 

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