Near Warrington - Commutable via Liverpool, St Helens, Wigan, West Manchester
£35,000 - £40,000 + Great Benefits
High growth software house requires a QA Analyst to join their growing business to work alongside and support the testing team. You will be joining a small friendly established team, collaborating with them to further enhance the QA department.
QA Analyst is required to have experience of working in an Agile development environment, working collaboratively with other team members including developers and product owners, with a strong track record in delivering to deadlines, with attention to detail and a willingness to embrace change in a fast-paced environment!
The QA Analyst will be working alongside a team of developers and product managers at all levels to work on an estate of internal web applications and external public facing web sites- collaborating daily with colleagues to think innovatively and challenge convention and to enjoy being part of a team of like-minded individuals to:
Produce test documentation (test plans and test scripts) to agreed standards.
Perform quality testing (sprint/exploratory/regression/user interface/smoke) on projects and issues to agreed processes and timescales.
Report on defects and manage them through to successful resolution.
Collaborate with other team members and business stakeholders to ensure clarity of requirements and acceptance of completed work.
Reporting test progress to the Development Manager, communicating effectively and escalating where appropriate.
Required skills and experience:
At least 2 years commercial manual and automation software testing experience.
Experience of preparing test documentation including test plans, test scripts, defect reports and progress updates.
Good understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle.
Experience of executing test scripts.
Defect management including providing accurate reproduction steps.
Estimation of test cases and plans.
Understanding of MS SQL Server querying.
Experience of Microsoft Test Manager
Experience of Visual Studio Team Services
ISTQB testing qualifications
My client firmly believes that having an enjoyable and rewarding environment is the best way to achieve business goals. Supporting each other as best as possible and celebrating our successes together. In addition to the following, you will also be given access to all the best tools and equipment that you need to excel.
23 days holiday per annum rising to 28 days with LOS.
Highly competitive salary
Share option scheme
Health Care including Dental
Relaxed and Professional company environment with Casual Dress code
This is an opportunity that is not to be missed for the right QA Analyst!
If you are a QA Analyst looking to join a forward-thinking software organisation, then please click APPLY now or get in touch with Guv Johal - Guv@applauseit[dot]co[dot]uk 0121 285 3919.
QA Analyst - Manual, Automation, Selenium, Software, SQL