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Test Engineer - Software Development Tester
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Recruiter: AWD Recruitment
Listed on: 30th May
Location: Colton, Norfolk
Salary Notes: Negotiable Depending on Experience + Benefits
Type: Permanent
Start Date: asap
Reference: AWDO-P4837
Contact Name: CV Response Team

Test Engineer / Software Development Tester with previous experience working within Testing / Quality Assurance role and good knowledge of software testing methods and approaches is required for a well-established Company based in Colton, Norfolk.

 

SALARY:  Negotiable Depending on Experience + Benefits (includes a generous pension, free parking to company social events and a comprehensive company-wide induction and training package)  

LOCATION: Colton, Norfolk

JOB TYPE: Permanent

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Test Engineer / Software Development Tester with previous experience working within Testing / Quality Assurance role and good knowledge of software testing methods and approaches.

Working as the Test Engineer / Software Development Tester you will join the Company's In-House Development Team, where you will collaborate on all new projects and updates to their bespoke software, ensuring that the software programmes have a suitable suite of tests, which will confirm whether the desired outcome has been achieved and remains achieved in subsequent version releases.

Part of the role is to create sufficient feedback to the developers when desired outcome is not as expected in such a way as allows timely re-engineering of the software.

As the Test Engineer / Software Development Tester you will gain an in-depth understanding of the software's functionality, which you will use to train internal stakeholders either as a group or on a person-to-person basis. Although previous user training experience is not essential, you should be confident and comfortable presenting in front of people.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the Test Engineer / Software Development Tester:

  • Working with software developers and project support teams
  • Understanding and recording business requirements
  • Stress, performance, functional and scalability testing
  • Designing, writing and executing test scripts
  • Running manual and automated tests (previous automated testing experience is desirable)
  • Writing bug reports
  • Reviewing documentation and document analysis
  • Working towards departmental and project deadlines
  • Providing objective feedback to software development project teams
  • Presenting findings to software development and business user teams
  • Working on multiple projects at one time
  • Communicating findings to technical and non-technical colleagues
  • Provide training on new and updated features to super users and key stakeholders
  • You will work with the Software Support team and key stakeholders to create and update training materials in both familiar and entirely new topics

 

IDEAL CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

Essential

  • A degree level qualification in the field of Computer Science, or commercial experience of Software Testing / Quality Assurance
  • Knowledge of approaches / methods to software testing
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Drive, enthusiasm and resilience - The Company work in a multi-faceted and challenging environment
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on Company's success
  • Commitment to attain delivery goals and personal objectives
  • Possess mentoring / coaching skills
  • A strong interest and desire to succeed alongside an ability to update skills frequently as new technologies evolve
  • Friendly and approachable personality, expert at building rapport
  • Initiative and self-confidence
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office packages.
  • Views problems as challenges that you'll work together to resolve

 

Desirable

  • Working knowledge of automated testing software, such as Katalon and Selenium
  • Experience of working in Agile / Scrum
  • Innovative and creative
  • Experience in delivering exceptional IT related training courses in a face to face environment

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV's of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

PLEASE NOTE: CVs MUST be attached to your email job application in Microsoft Word or PDF format for our systems to process your application correctly, rather than your CV copied and pasted into the body of the email.

JOB REF: AWDO-P4837

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