Junior Software Test Engineer

Junior Software Test Engineer

Local World Ltd is looking for a highly motivated Junior Test Engineer to join our dynamic and growing test team.
The successful candidate will be using desktop, mobile and tablet devices to test our network of Thisis, LocalPeople & 7Days template-driven websites.

As a quick learner with high attention to detail, the ideal candidate will have at least 6 months commercial testing experience, or have a solid background in web technologies and applications.

This is an excellent opportunity for a junior tester to develop their testing knowledge and experience as part of an expanding agile team.

Location: Meadow Road, Derby, DE1 2BH
Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week
Reporting to: QA Team Lead

Key responsibilities:
* Write manual test cases
* Carry out functional, integration, and end-to-end testing of web, mobile, and tablet applications
* Provide written and verbal reports of test results to QA Lead, Development team and Project Manager
* Write and execute automated test scripts

Experience:
* Minimum of 6 months software test experience in a commercial environment
- OR -
* 6 months commercial web experience with solid technical knowledge of web technologies and a basic understanding of at least one programming language

Required competencies:
* Highly organised with excellent time management skills
* Strong attention to detail, and a fast learner of new systems and concepts
* Good knowledge of web technologies (including HTML&CSS), web browsers and operating systems
* Excellent communication and reporting skills
* Adaptable and versatile, good team player
* Enthusiastic, friendly and approachable, ability to establish effective working relationships across the organisation

Desirable:
* ISEB qualified
* Knowledge of Mobile technologies IOS, Android etc
* Experience of using Java, JavaScript, SQL, Selenium, TestNG, Jira
* Familiar with software development lifecycle, and Agile methodologies

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to matt.foulkes@localworld.co.uk

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Derby

Salary : Undisclosed

Date Advertised : 31 Jan 2013


Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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