Software Test Engineer
Software Test Engineer
Chester £30000 - £35000 per annum
Permanent | Guv/Tstr/Chestr/1912_1545217828
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Software Test Engineer - Websites, Web Applications, Mobile Apps, SQL, Test Manager

Chester / Deeside - Commutable via The Wirral, North Wales, Warrington - PLEASE DON'T APPLY IF YOU NEED TO RELOCATE FOR THIS

£30,000 - £35,000 + Great Benefits + Bonus

Established Plc High tech manufacturer with large internal IT systems team requires a new functional software tester specialising in testing Web Sites and Mobile Apps. Experience of cross browser/device testing of public facing websites essential. You will have a commitment to quality and will relish finding defects in software. Experience of working in an Agile development environment, working collaboratively with other team members including developers and systems analysts is a must as is a strong track record in delivering to deadlines, with attention to detail and a willingness to embrace change in a fast-paced environment!

The Role:

Working alongside a team of developers 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:

2 years + commercial manual software testing experience.

Experience of cross browser/device testing of public facing websites essential.

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.


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.


24 days holiday per annum rising to 28 days with LOS.

Matched pension contributions, up to 5%

Company bonus scheme to 5%

Excellent staff benefits package (retail discounts, childcare vouchers etc.)

Private health-care after 1st year.

Savings related share option scheme

Subsidised canteen.

Free on-site parking.

Early finish on a Friday

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Software Test Engineer - Websites, Web Applications, Mobile Apps, SQL, Test Manager

Near Chester

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