Software Tester- Gateshead - Generous starting salary

  • Location:

    Gateshead, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Automation Testing, Manual Testing

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum + additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sophie Binder

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Software Tester- Gateshead - Generous starting salary

The company

This is an opportunity to work with an exciting, fun and dynamic Testing team. We also have our own dedicated games room (with chill area, drinks and snacks!) and social vents throughout the year with the testing team and the wider team.

The Role

  • Carry out exploratory testing within an Agile development environment
  • Collaborate closely with developers, product managers and support engineers to correctly identify, prioritise and resolve issues
  • Develop test tools, and extend test frameworks and test environments
  • Organise QA for projects and collaborate with other QA engineers as needed
  • Create and execute test scripts, manual and automated, and capture results
  • Work with the Test Lead and Development Manager to ensure the product is of required quality prior to release

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 2 years web testing experience
  • Web testing experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • ISTQB or similar, certified preferred
  • Knowledge of Scrum / Agile working practices
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server, using .NET 3.5 and above, C# or VB.net, SQL, JIRA (advantageous but not essential)

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Software Tester- Gateshead - Generous starting salary

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