Software Tester – Test Automation (2797) £35-45k, Burton on Trent

Blues Point

Software Tester – Automation

•             Knowledge of structured test methods and processes

•             Proficient with MS Office (Word / Excel)

•             Proficient with an Automated Test Tool (Essential) such as TestComplete, Selenium

•             Experience of software testing in a commercial and fast paced environment

•             Minimum of 3 years’ experience

•             Has worked on both small and large scale projects.

•             Knowledge of a Programming/ Scripting language (Essential)

•             SQL Server Management Studio (Desirable)

•             Degree educated or relevant experience

•             ISEB/ISTQB Foundation (Preferred)

Primary Capabilities and Responsibilities:-

•             Create and execute test documentation to a high and exacting standard, all documentation generated should be clear, concise and legible.

•             Have a comprehensive understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle

•             Record and track issues and change requests using the appropriate tools (e.g. MKS, a Test Management tool)

•             Work closely with software developers, project management to achieve all deliverables

•             Understand and consider regulatory requirements when creating test and supplementary documentation.

•             Think ‘Out of the box’ with your test approach, ensuring a high level of test coverage has been applied to an application.

•             Actively pursue knowledge of all products and modules developed at Stratec UK.

•             Actively contribute to regular project stand up meetings

•             Prepare, configure and maintain test environments

•             Have a comprehensive understanding of Automation Frameworks to include setting up, maintenance and expansion of an automated framework

•             Create, execute and maintain automation test scripts (Record and playback and scripting)

Our client is a fast-growing and highly successful business in Burton on Trent.  This is an excellent opportunity for a software tester specializing in Automation to further their career.

Additionally the working conditions, office environment and benefits package are excellent:

•             Bonus scheme

•             Flexible working around core hours

•             Healthcare plan

•             Contributory pension

•             24 days holiday plus Christmas shutdown (additional 3 days)

•             Income protection

•             Death in service cover

•             Additionally there will be flexibility in future to apply for working from home up to 2 days per week.

Interested?  Send your CV now!

To apply for this job email your details to steph.lunn@bluespoint.net