Test / QA Engineer

Location: Halifax,West Yorkshire
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: £35k - 37k per year
Description:

Test / QA Engineer

Halifax, West Yorkshire

£35000 to £37000

Monday To Friday 37.5 Hours Between 8am And 6pm

Test / QA Engineer

The Candidate

You will be an experienced Test / QA Engineer with the following background…

  • A strong and undeniable passion for QA and for making improvements across the board (e.g. software, development processes, testing, documentation, etc.)
  • Naturally curious with the ability to break software in a constructive manner
  • Ability to work independently as well as contribute in a team environment
  • Strong troubleshooting skills to isolate problems and identify root-cause of defects to aid development efforts
  • SQL experience with the ability to write basic SQL queries to retrieve data would be beneficial but is not essential
  • Prior experience testing ERP software is a plus but not required however some form of testing is needed
  • Ability to create and maintain automated test scripts (e.g. using Ranorex or similar commercial tools)
  • Able to create, execute and maintain detailed test suites/test cases with limited supervision
  • Knowledge of a commercial bug tracking system for managing defects (e.g.  Bugzilla, Jira, etc.)

Test / QA Engineer

The Role

You will will work closely with Test Leaders, Developers, Product Managers and Operations to help ensure high quality and timely delivery on multiple implementation projects of varying sizes and complexities. You will also have the following duties…

  • Develop and execute testing strategies and plans for multiple products and projects
  • Create automated test scripts for regression testing and maintain existing automation suite
  • Work closely with development counterparts throughout the SDLC to ensure high quality deliverables
  • Create and maintain detailed bug reports with clear and repeatable steps and track/verify bugs as problems are found and resolved
  • Create and execute detailed test plans that exercise the system from an end-user perspective
  • Be the voice of the customer and ensure non-functional requirement are met (e.g. consistency, usability, etc.)
  • Troubleshoot and isolate problems to aid development in identifying root-cause of defects
  • Setup and maintain test environments including populating test data as needed

The Company

Our client is a leader in their field, part of a larger group and a growing business. They are now keen to add an extra member to their QA team.

HEADS Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers. We recruit for roles based in Engineering, Technical, Warehousing, Manufacturing, Office, Logistics and Industrial.

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Contact: Jacob Travis (Jacob.Travis.116A8F871.0@applythis.net)
Posted on website: 06/02/2018


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