QA Tester - Chester / Remote - up to 40k

  • Location:

    Chester, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Automation Testing, Manual Testing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Imogen Hopkins-Bell

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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QA Tester - Chester / Remote - £30,000-40,000

Are you interested in working for a company who are ranked one of the best companies to work for in the UK?

Would you like to work for a company who have been established since 2000, and are now the world leader in their field?

Why not and come work for this company who are planning on doubling in size over the next few years, due to their success?

The Company

Their reputation for investment in their people and technology is exemplary, resulting in being ranked one of the best companies to work for in the UK and being awarded the Queen's Award for Innovation.

They have a state-of-the-art office which now houses 1,000 employees, and acts as a hotbed of development as business continues to increase. The office has its own Sun-terrace and pub, making it a fantastic environment for all employees.

In the ever-changing world of technology, they are constantly developing products that are at the cutting edge of technology.

Your day-to-day task will include:

  • Writing and executing effective functional tests and carrying out exploratory testing to assess product performance
  • Experience with automation using a scripting language.
  • Design and develop automation scripts when needed.
  • Support, implement and help shape the Test approach
  • Planning, estimating, and reporting test activities
  • Contributing to test process and procedural improvements
  • Raising descriptive, concise, and useful defect reports
  • Leading defect triage meetings with other disciplines
  • Troubleshooting- finding critical bugs or verifying reported issues, identifying their underlying cause, and seeing them through to resolution liaising with other teams where appropriate
  • Supporting change through experimenting and analysis to improve processes
  • Mentoring junior team members
  • Working with other test roles and development teams to ensure the spread of good practices and sharing of knowledge
  • Provide support in tool evaluations and selections
  • Communicating status information and issues to a variety of stakeholders, adapting appropriately depending on the audience
  • Working with product teams and stakeholders to ensure that each feature is clearly understood before implementation, validated early and throughout implementation, and verified when implementation is complete
  • Learn from and contribute to the test community

The Benefits

  • A starting salary in the region of £30,000 - £40,000 with the level dependent on your experience
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Private Healthcare and Life Assurance
  • Subsidised restaurant, free on-site pub, and gym
  • Flexible benefits scheme where you can pick and mix the benefits that suit you and your lifestyle
  • Remote working currently, moving to a Hybrid split on 2/3 days working from home

If you want to work for a company that puts their staff first, then apply now to avoid missing out on this rare opportunity.

QA Tester - Chester / Remote - £30,000-40,000

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