QA Test Engineer – Remote UK

Full Time Greater Manchester IT Job Pro UK

We’re looking for a hands-on QA Test Engineer to join an ambitious software company who are working to improve the efficiency of our beloved NHS through intuitive scheduling software. As an experienced QA Engineer who still loves to test code, you will play a pivotal role in taking this company to the next level by helping them engineer quality, robust and usable code.

As a QA Test Engineer you will be responsible and assist in the developing of Test Planning, Test Design, execution of test plans and test scripts whilst working as part of a team with other members of the QA team, Developers, Project Managers and Product Owners. The role will combine Technical, Automation and Manual Testing, with the aim of increasing Automation Testing.

As a QA Test Engineer, you will be responsible for;

* Preparing and maintaining test plans to ensure all acceptance Criteria is met.

* Ensure compliance with quality and industry regulatory requirements.

* Implementing test scripts to assess functionality, reliability and quality of the product in either an automation or manual format.

* Identifying and raising of defects.

* Creation of required test data.

* Working closely with QA team, Developers and product owners in an Agile test environment as part of a collaborative team to ensure sprint goals are achieved.

* Providing test estimations to the team.

* Providing accurate reporting of the test process.

* Defect management using Jira / Reqtest

About The Person

* Experience of Agile Testing Methodologies with the ability to deliver robust testing solutions within sprints.

* API testing using tools such as Postman / SoapUI.

* Good knowledge of MySQL including testing data flows through systems, transformation, data reconciliation and data interrogation across all systems.

* Automation knowledge with the ability to look to automate UI, Database and API Testing.

* Have the skill set to be able to estimate User Stories and provide strong rationale behind the estimate.

* UI testing experience.

* Good understanding of all testing methodologies.

* Ability to work well on own or as part of a team.

Experience for the QA Test Engineer role:

Essential

* Certification in ISEB or BCS/ISTQB.

* Previous experience in a test assurance role.

* Working knowledge / exposure to JavaScript, JSON, MySQL XML.

* Have a good understanding of the phases of the testing lifecycle.

* Experience of working within an Agile Environment.

Desirable

* Test Automation

* Experience of producing Test Plans, Test Strategies.

* Experience testing Ruby on Rails applications

With web applications, mobile applications and an intelligent scheduling engine all forming a part of their unique offering this represents an opportunity like no other. You will join a small yet established, proven and secure business with Government backing who have the ambition and drive of a new start up.

There is a huge opportunity here for someone who is passionate about the role quality assurance plays in growing an ambitious tech business working on some very important and exciting projects. If you are an aspirational QA Test Engineer, Tester or Test Analyst looking for a busy and interesting role, we want to hear from you. Please click to apply and receive full details

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