Digital QA

  • Job Reference: 22001965_1528195082
  • Date Posted: 5 June 2018
  • Recruiter: BLOC
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £260 to £300 Per Day
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 52 Weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Digital QA


Undertake responsibilities of a QA engineer/software developer with a focus on test automation; Involvement with all aspects of test automation: functional, performance. Have experience with more than one of the leading test automation tools and frameworks, closed-tools such as QTP and open-source tools such as Sahi, Selenium, Watir/N, Fitness, and Cucumber. Advanced knowledge and experience with testing products with the following technology stacks (or equivalent): Ruby, Java, .NET, SQL, XML, web services. Advanced knowledge and experience in testing web applications with knowledge of browsers and user-interface testing techniques. Have knowledge of software best practices like test-driven development (TDD), behavioural-driven development (BDD), and continuous integration.

Experience required

  • Expertise with test automation tools and frameworks
  • UI testing - experience in Protractor Automation Framework and Selenium
  • API testing - web services / RESTful (using SoapUI, Postman etc)
  • BDD - experience in testing tools such as Cucumber
  • Strong understanding of QA methodology and software development life-cycle
  • Exposure to Agile Environment is key
  • Exposure to some Test Automation and willingness to learn automation
  • Web service and SOAP Testing
  • SQL Testing Experience
  • Both Manual and Automation Testing
  • CI Server with Jenkins or similar tools
  • Agile tools exposure (JIRA, JENKINS etc)
  • At least 8 year of experience as a QA Tester (manual / automated testing)
  • Able to document defects in a clear and concise manner
  • Aware of how bugs are reported and their work flow within a bug database (preferred but not essential - training will be given)
  • A high degree of skill in troubleshooting, characterising, and describing defects
  • Test Driven and Behaviour Driven Development
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to learn new information quickly
  • Strong capabilities performing independently and as part of a cross-functional, team in a fast paced environment
  • The ability to manage and prioritise own workload effectively
  • Excellent communication and client-facing skills
  • Passionate and motivated with a can do positive attitude
  • Ability to work with new and creative idea's
  • ISEB/ISTQB certified

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