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Senior QA Engineer

Job Title: Senior QA Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 15169/001_1541411473
Contact Name: Adam Blackwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Access IT Recruitment are working with a market-leading Software House in Sheffield to find them a full-time Senior QA Engineer. This role is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and driven individual who relishes the opportunity to help shape testing at the organisation.

The core aspect of the role will be to help estimate, plan, co-ordinate and execute functional and non-functional testing activities on projects. Therefore, you must have experience of creating detailed and comprehensive test artifacts approproate to the application under test, as well as reviewing requirements and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback

  • Creating detailed and comprehensive test artifacts appropiate to the application under test

  • Estimating, prioritising, planning, coordinating and executing both functional and non-functional test activities on web, iOS and Andriod applications.

Experience Required:

  • A recognised qualification in Computing (Degree/HNC/Diploma)

  • 4+ years' experience working in a QA role

  • Experience of testing complex web, iOS and Android applications

  • Experience of multiple testing techniques, including: Exploratory Testing, Session Based Test Management, and Regression Testing

  • Experience of implementing new testing processes and ways of working within a QA team.

  • Be able to read and interpret source code written in C#

  • Ideally, you will have exposure to writing and maintaining web UI automation testing with Java, Selenium or Cucumber

The role is quite varied and will, at times, involve: writing automated UI tests, running UAT sessions on client sites, demonstrating applications to prospective clients, as well as occasionally running scrums and bug triaging sessions.

The role will be a good opportunity for anyone with exposure to web UI automation to develop their skills and increase their working knowledge with the software.

Are you looking for to make your mark on the testing environment at a market-leading software house? Maybe I've just described your dream position?

Please apply or get in touch for a more detailed chat and we can get the ball rolling with your application.