Tester x5

Location: Bromley, Kent Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Gautam Raval


My client based in Bromley is a leading financial software house who are looking to recruit x5 Testers.

As a Tester who will receive the following benefits:

  • 20 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Perk Box
  • Pension Scheme

As a Tester you will join a project which will expose you to the full software development lifecycle.

As a Tester your main tasks include functional testing based on a business Used Cases, identifying bugs in the software based on system requirements; maintaining and writing auto scripts with in-house auto testing software.

As a Tester the following will be the details of your daily responsibilities, but not limited to :

  • Carrying out functional testing, integration testing and performance testing
  • Preparing Test plans and Writing User Stories
  • Raising Jira and maintaining Jira test management software
  • Communicating and working close with analysts and developers
  • Running manual and automated tests
  • Maintaining and developing the automatic test cases
  • Ad hoc projects as required
  • Working effectively and efficiently to meet any internal or external deadline

As a Tester you will have the following people skills:

  • A natural curiosity and good judgement skills
  • Quick Learner with great initiative to do things
  • Patient and the ability to pay attention to detail
  • Great communication skills - written and verbal
  • Work in a dynamic environment with the ability to work under pressure
  • Good team player

Essential skills required as a Tester:

Education & Qualification:

Bachelor's degree (2.1 or above) in the following subjects would be preferable,

Computer Science
Information Technologies

To have a ISTQB Test Foundation level or higher - but this will not be an eliminating factor, however you would be expected to pass the exam during the probation period.

Test Skills:

  • Prepare Test plans and User Stories
  • Test execution
  • Regression test
  • Defect triage and Defect re-test
  • Performance Test

Technical Skills:

  • Confident Use of SQL Queries
  • Selenium IDE experience (Ideal)
  • Automation Experience
  • Proficient use of Excel

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