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Software Tester

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + + Benefits
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Gautam Raval

Software Tester
£28,000 - £35,000
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Software Tester needed for a Software House organisation based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire who are looking to employ an experienced Software Tester.

The successful Software Tester will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 per annum
  • 25 day's holiday
  • Flexible working schedules
  • Wellness allowance to keep you active
  • Sports and social events
  • Open plan, relaxed and focused environment
  • Casual dress
  • Perkbox membership (discounts and freebies)
  • Well stocked kitchen - free soda, tea, coffee, fruit

Some of the main duties of the Software Tester will include:

  • Create and execute test scripts appropriate to the methodology used in the project
  • Record defects in the appropriate defect tracking software
  • Support out of hours testing when required
  • Estimate testing effort required for both agile and waterfall methodologies
  • Create, execute and maintain automated tests
  • Review test plans and scripts created by other members of the team
  • Review specifications and implementation plans
  • Keep abreast of testing techniques and methodologies

In order to be the successful Software Tester and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to build constructive working relationships with colleagues and other teams within the company
  • Ability to self-manage time and workload
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven structured IT testing experience
  • Exposure to automated testing tools and techniques
  • Understanding of Software Development Life Cycle processes including Agile and Waterfall
  • Be aware of GDPR and security requirements.
  • Ability to write object orientated code in C#

Desirable skills:

  • ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing
  • High motivation to learn new skills
  • Familiar with Git source control
  • Experience of writing BDD tests in tools such as SpecFlow/Cucumber

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Software Tester to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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