Mid-Level Tester

We’re looking for a new QA to join our team.
The successful candidate will be a fast learner
who can apply their keen eye and want to help
improve our product set and processes.

Where:
Brighton, UK / Hybrid
Key area:
QA Team
Salary:
£30k-£45k DOE
Attendance:
Full-Time
About the role

We’re looking for a new QA to join our team.
The person will need a hands-on approach, working closely with our design, development, data and customer teams to help define, plan and execute test cases across multiple projects and product versions, while aiding Junior Testers.
The successful candidate will be a fast learner who can apply their keen eye and want to help improve our product set and processes.

The role includes cross-browser/device testing, input during scrum meetings, specifying test cases, ownership of tickets throughout the sprint process, running test sessions, input into our automation systems, and providing great, detailed feedback.

The person we’re looking for
  • 2+ years of testing experience
  • Familiarity with SCRUM, Agile, ticketing systems
  • Experience with frontend and backend web testing – JS/Node, Perl, APIs, SQL
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Keen to learn and adapt with the business
  • Friendly, approachable and confident
You’ll be responsible for
  • Run and amend automated testing scripts
  • Carry out manual feature testing to aim for minimal bugs in production
  • Plan, execute and perform testing across both product development and BAU work streams
  • Provide accurate and fully detailed bug reports
  • Share knowledge with the QA team
  • Create tickets when issues, or ideas for improvements arise
  • Communicate well and effectively with all team members
  • Provide early input on upcoming tasks from the relevant expert and end-user perspective
  • Assist the development team in the estimation, identification of possible issues and test cases for upcoming work
  • Help to achieve Scrum team goals within the Sprint timeframe
  • Assist in setup and implementation of regression tests, identifying any issues
  • Run regression testing throughout the Sprint and Release processes
  • Attend and provide estimates during Project planning meetings
  • Have an understanding of, and ability to participate in, entire testing lifecycle

 

Skills & Experience

Desirable

 

  • ISTQB or equivalent
  • Knowledge of Performance/Stress testing, Git
  • Proficiency in writing test scripts using TestCafe or other automation tool

Benefits we offer

  • Employee Assistance Programme (confidential counselling)
  • Medicash healthcare scheme (reclaim costs for dental, physiotherapy, osteopathy and optical care)
  • easitBrighton travel scheme (discounted public transport options)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Life Insurance scheme
  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Contributory pension scheme
Application deadline: 28/02/2023
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