Junior Software Tester
Shortlist Recruitment have an exciting requirement for a Junior Software Tester to join an industry leading company based in Liverpool. Having experienced a sustained period of growth they require a Junior Software Tester ideally with automation experience to join their development team.
The Junior Software Tester will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and expertise in this area. The Junior Software Tester will be a part of the implementation of first-class products which will be key to the amazing progress this company is making.
The Junior Software Tester will be enthusiastic, team-orientated, hold a real passion for testing, share best practice, champion the product and a desire to become an expert in the company.
You will actively assist in all aspects of testing; preparation, review and execution. The Junior Software Tester will be directly involved in all testing (manual and automated) and will assist in test plans at all stages of product lifecycle.
The Junior Software Tester be an integral part of the team and, in time, grow into a pivotal role in the progression and implementation of automated testing within the company.
Key Responsibilities for the Junior Software Tester:
- Ensure software operates as designed and is compliant with functional and non-functional requirements
- Achieve Sprint goals by actively participating in the lifecycle working closely with the Developers
- Define user stories by working with the development team to determine an understanding of the requirements
- Produce test documentation
- Work with in-house support team to diagnose and resolve customer and internal issues
- Write, execute, and report on API tests and back end database testing
- Actively assist in building, maintaining and upgrading test environments.
Essential Skills and requirements for the Junior Software Tester:
- Strong agile experience of testing in a commercial environment with cross-functional teams
- Excellent problem solving skills
- A sound understanding of agile testing methodologies and of defect management
- Testing online applications
- Installing and configuring software
- Skilled in using Selenium, JMeter, or Jenkins, to conduct automated tests for web applications
- An excellent eye for UI design
- Experience working in Agile and Scrum environments
- Four years plus relevant expertise of premium Software development within a professional environment
The Junior Software Tester position is based in Liverpool City Centre. The role is commutable from The Wirral, Chester, Warrington, Runcorn.
You will be eligible for a salary of up to £23,000 with great benefits.
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