Quality Assurance Tester - £30-325K £5K bonus

Recruiter
Avanti Recruitment Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£32.5 + £5k BONUS
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
I am looking for a Quality Assurance Tester to work in Birmingham offering a salary of £30-32.5K This role is to join a highly technical and successful Birmingham-based company and offers career growth and the opportunity to work on challenging and unique projects. The company is going from strength to strength so this role is part of an organic period of growth. You will be actively supported and encouraged to pursue any particular interests you have within the company. The company are not big believers in bureaucracy or red tape, and prefer to empower members of the team to be as productive as possible. As a growing company with an entrepreneurial culture, they encourage everyone on the team to get involved in any aspect of the company that interests them, and are happy to provide whatever training and resources are necessary to facilitate this. In addition, they offer a generous company bonus scheme, which has led to a very significant bonus bi-annually, across the team, since its introduction. The companywide, flat rate bonus is not discretionary or performance based. You must working commercially with web-based applications. You must have excellent communication skills. Key Skills - - Experience in a software tester capacity, ideally spent primarily with web-based applications (desirable to have +5 years experience); - - Experience of a range of testing types e.g. functional, regression, integration, etc. - - Have excellent written and verbal communication skills; - - Ability to work both autonomously with minimal supervision and as a part of a team, having a collaborative approach; - - An understanding of projects and ownership of tasks; - - Above all, a pragmatic mind-set and the ability to get things done. Whilst not essential, any experience of the following would be beneficial: - - ISEB/ISTQB certification or equivalent knowledge / training; - - Documentation and training material creation; - - Performance / load testing; - - Penetration testing; - - Agile / Scrum development methodologies. - - Experience of assisting with planning test activity, and liaising closely with project stakeholders to deliver projects on time / budget; - - Automated testing - particularly of web interfaces (e.g. using Selenium or similar); If you think you are the right Quality Assurance Tester for this position then apply with a copy of your CV now.
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