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Software Application Tester - Outside IR35

Job Title: Software Application Tester - Outside IR35
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £300 - £380 per day
Start Date: April
Duration: 9 Months
REF: 16286/001_1583426780
Contact Name: Sarah Donohoe-Denton
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

I'm looking for a Software Application Tester for a 9 month contract role for a Public Sector organisation in Westminster.

This role falls outside IR35 and NPPV2, CTC, SC clearances are desirable, or you must be able to attain them due to the sensitive nature of the role.

You will:

  • Write test cases and scripts for software iterations and releases

  • Facilitate UAT, record, analyse and feedback results

  • Conduct functional and regression testing on software iterations and releases

  • Support Mock Runs by capturing issues and testing reported faults

  • Document tests, acceptance criteria and sign off

  • Escalate and assess risks to the business

Essential experience:

  • Extensive experience of writing and executing functional and non-functional tests for web applications

  • Extensive experience generating test cases/scripts directly from UX/UI design specifications and style guides

  • Extensive experience testing responsively designed web applications across a wide variety of devices (mobile, tablet, desktop), platforms (iOS, Android, Windows etc.) and browsers (IE, Edge, Chrome, Firefox etc.)

  • Extensive experience testing against W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 AA standard for accessibility compliance

  • Experience testing responsive web applications built using the Bootstrap 3/4 framework

  • Working knowledge of using and maintaining test plans and test suites within Microsoft Team Foundation Server/Azure DevOps Server

  • Experience testing using a wide variety of tools/techniques, including the use of automated testing

  • Understanding of Continuous Deployment (CD) processes