Software Tester

  • Job Reference: DQST
  • Date Posted: 4 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus company benefits
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People are recruiting for an established software client who are looking for a software Tester, familiar with Selenium Webdriver, this is a home based with the ability to travel to Bedford when required, on a monthly basis.

The Client:

Our client is a leading International software business that place a major emphasis on building a team of left and right brain thinkers and a working environment where you can have great professional success. If you have the talent, they have the technology and resources to help you create something you can be proud of. If you relish a challenge - and want to work with fun, creative, smart people - you will fit right in.

This role is working 9:00am - 5:30pm, Monday - Friday working from home with complete home office IT set up provided, alongside excellent support and ongoing training.

Our client is keen to appoint the right candidate asap so apply now for immediate consideration.

This rarely available Software Tester role will be paying a very competitive salary and will offer excellent variety and exposure to a wide range of existing and new clients, across the UK and beyond.

Our client is open to considering either; a proven Software Tester with a manual and automated testing experience as well as Selenium Webdriver experience or a candidate with automated testing and Selenium Webdriver experience but is keen to receive manual testing support and training -exposure to using Selenium Webdriver as a testing tool is essential.

The Role and experience required:

The Software Tester is an important role within the company, you will be working with a highly supportive team of software testers, focusing on our clients innovative and expanding software platform, created using low code and very much leading the way within their sector.

You will be expected to code in this role but you will be performing automated and manual testing to enhance the stability of their product, using standard manual and automated testing to identify bugs with full support available outside of the testing team from developers and product managers.

The role will also give you the opportunity to create and maintain automated test scripts using Selenium Webdriver, requiring the ability to identify the best testing strategies enabling you to write the appropriate acceptance criteria, whilst raising issues and working with the wider team to resolve any issues found.

We are looking for a good communicator with a great attention to detail that is keen to pro-actively learn about my client's products and will be keen to pass on their knowledge to the team.

With a best practice approach and insightful view, new ideas are always welcomed to improve the testing function.

Our client is looking for either a proven automated and manual software Tester with Selenium Webdriver experience or someone with relevant Selenium Webdriver experience that would like to step up to learning manual testing in addition to their current skill set and experience.

You will also understand web based applications, user interfaces and web services, alongside a background in web-based systems. ISTQB certification is desirable but not essential.

You will be a team player, with a friendly and open manner; my client is an idea based company offering a supporting working environment and has a track record of keeping and developing their staff.

The full interview process with be virtual, with an offer made swiftly to a successful candidate, with a prompt start date agreed and full home office set up and induction/ training will be provided.

Apply now in complete confidence for immediate consideration, if you have the experience our client is looking for or contact Dominic Quirke directly at Advancing People.

Advancing People - The Recruitment Specialist

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