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Software Tester, Automation, Agile, Selenium, QA Analyst - G1/1014

Location:
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£60,000
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
G1/1014

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Software Tester, Automation, Agile, Selenium, QA Analyst

A rapidly growing technology company is currently looking for a Software Tester to join the development team. The successful Software Tester will be working closely with the development team in an Agile environment to provide departments in the company with software they need to work effectively. This is an excellent opportunity to join a young but growing business who can offer you a chance to develop your skills as a Software Tester.

Working in a senior role the Software Tester will be responsible for all aspects of the Automation testing. You will work closely with the Development Manager to guide them through the Testing Life Cycle, drawing on past experience to provide advice on what tools and technologies would be best for the Automation testing. You will have a good technical understanding and be confident to stand up and champion the testing within the business.

Key Responsibilities/ Deliverables of the Software Tester:
• Setting up Automation Testing
• Hands on testing
• Work with developers, Product Owner and (where appropriate) business stakeholders
• Advise on appropriate testing strategies
• Assist with writing business cases
• Recommending and advising on appropriate technologies
• Educate business on value of testing
• Advising business on testing strategies for UAT and bug busting
• Champion testing
• Recommend and implement tools as needed with goal of increasing automation

Required Experience and Skills for the Software Tester:
• Strong Automation Testing experience including setting up Automation Testing from scratch
• API Testing
• Experience with a range of Automation testing tools
• Agile
• Knowledge/experience of the full Software Development Life Cycle
• Delivery Focused
• Continuous improvement

Desirable Experience and Skills of the Software Tester:
• Jira and Confluence
• Selenium
• Experience with Coding languages
• SQL
• Leading test teams
• ISTQB qualifications


The Software Tester will be technically confident, enjoy problem solving and have a good attention to detail. You will be passionate about working as part of a team to provide quality software. This role will be ideal for someone looking to move into a lead role, as the company grows the position will develop with the chance to mentor and coach junior tester.

This role would be suitable for: Senior QA Tester, Software Development Engineer in Test, Agile Tester, Test Analyst, Software Test Analyst,

Key Words: Tester, Selenium, Agile, Scrum, Python, SQL, Automation

This role would be commutable from: Oxford, Abingdon, Didcot, Wantage, Wallingford, Reading, Witney, Eynsham, Banbury, Bicester, Aylesbury

Software Tester, Automation, Agile, Selenium, QA Analyst

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.


Contact:
Ghousia Hameed
Contact Email: ghousia@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.