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Senior QA

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Quality Assurance (QA) to develop and execute both manual and automated tests to ensure product quality. Role responsibilities include designing and implementing tests, debugging and defining corrective actions.

The QA role plays an important part in our company’s product development process. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting tests before product releases to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client needs, while being cost-effective. Ultimately, you should monitor all stages of software development to identify and resolve system malfunctions to meet quality standards.

The role requires an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication. You should have a positive, can-do attitude and enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic team. This is an opportunity to work on some exciting, visionary and disruptive software – candidates should be excited by the challenge that this will offer, be passionate about their work and have an amazing attitude to bring to the team!

Requirements

This role will see you

• Define, implement and own the QA process within our Scrum development team
• Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases
• Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate testing activities
• Design, develop and execute automation scripts using open source tools
• Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
• Perform thorough regression testing when bugs are resolved
• Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing products to meet client needs
• Monitor debugging process results

Essential Experience required
• Proven work experience in software development
• Proven work experience in software quality assurance
• Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
• Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
• Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
• Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
• Solid knowledge of backend (server) testing techniques as well as frontend app driven testing
• Working in an Agile/Scrum development process
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Attention to detail
• Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude
• Strong organizational skills
• Knowledge of server-side technologies
• Understanding of JIRA, preferable
• Knowledge of Elastic/Kibana, not essential

For more information or to get in touch please email Charlotte Richmond.

Benefits & Perks

What you can look forward to

Flexible benefits package of up to 10% of your basic salary

Work from home

25 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays

Flexible Hours

Free Gym Membership at Vintners Place

Up to £50 a month towards your mobile phone bill

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