Software Tester - Manchester city centre

Location: Manchester City Centre
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + bonus, benefits
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Software Tester

Permanent | £25,000 - £35,000 | Manchester City Centre

Manual Testing, Web, Mobile, SQL, API, Functional, Jira, SDLC

Responsibilities

  • Reviewing and analysing requirement documents ensuring business and technical requirements are fully understood.
  • Producing test documentation (test plans and test scripts) to agreed standard.
  • Conducting quality testing on projects and issues to agreed processes and timescales.
  • Identifying and carrying out regression testing where appropriate.
  • Reporting defects accurately and managing through to successful resolution via Jira.
  • Reporting testing progress to Test Manager communicating effectively and escalating where appropriate.
  • Maintaining and creating product knowledge documentation for use within the test team.
  • Assisting with any functional queries that may arise from business users following releases.

Essential Experience

  • Commercial software testing experience which should include web and mobile testing.
  • Commercial experience of preparing test documentation including test plans, test scripts, defect reports and progress updates.
  • Experience of testing large scale global websites.
  • Good understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle.
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Proven experience of working with daily releases and high output of development work.
  • Ability to react well to changing requirements with a positive attitude.
  • Ability to work within a team and individually on own initiative.
  • Commitment to quality and thorough approach to work.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Proactive approach to own personal development.

Desirable Experience

  • Experience of payments testing.
  • Experience of Security suite browser testing.
  • Experience of working with automated testing tools.
  • Experience of mobile testing.

Manual Testing, Web, Mobile, SQL, API, Functional, Jira, SDLC