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Tester

Job Title: Tester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Industry:
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: tbc
Duration: 6 months
REF: 13657/001_1493022726
Contact Name: Danny Sturgeon
Contact Email: danny.sturgeon@accessplc.com
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

I'm currently in the market seeking two Tester's to work on a 6 month project based in the South West/Plymouth.

Please note these positions have been deemed inside of IR35 and candidates must work via an umbrella company.

Role Purpose
A test engineer undertakes test planning activity including discovery capture, definition of tests and estimating test effort as part of a broader risk based approach.
Test engineers:

  • write and execute functional and non-functional tests at each level, and debug and re-factor the test code

  • measure and report on test activity, manage defects and author software defined tests

  • may undertake exploratory testing

  • design test environment set-ups and configuration

  • pair with release, development operations and software developers to write automation tests across different levels and review release scripts across environments

  • identify new test techniques and tools

Experience Required

  • Able to analyse changes to, or the development of, products and services and plan design.

  • Previous public sector experience

  • Able to run and manage appropriate tests to ensure that requirements have been fully met.

  • Understands and is able to identify the most effective techniques, data sets and tools to use.

  • Able to communicate defects or trends clearly to software developers, outlining how defects are identified and the possible causes.

  • Able to design, or provide assurance for, appropriate risk-based end-to-end system integration test models.

  • Able to analyse changes to, or the development of, products and services and plan design in a non-functional environment.

  • Able to run and manage appropriate non-functional tests to ensure that requirements have been fully met.

Please apply for immediate consideration via the details provided.