Software Tester - Stockport/Remote - 35k

  • Location:

    Stockport, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Testing & QA, Automation Testing, Manual Testing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Imogen Hopkins-Bell

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Software Tester - Stockport / Remote - £35,000

Are you wanting a role where you can develop your Automation Testing experience? If you are this is a great opportunity to join a company who are currently highly Manual based but looking to transition to a more Automation focused environment.

The Company

This company are the digital platform provider of choice for Building Societies and small banks delivering highly effective and affordable core banking and digital front-end solutions whilst exercising ethical business practices. This company focuses highly on their key values which are Empowerment, Integrity, Innovation and Tenacity.

Your Responsibilities

  • Analysing QA requirements for new and existing software components.
  • Producing both Gherkin manual tests and automation tests per software version.
  • Maintaining manual and automation regressions tests.
  • Creation, execution, and publication of test reports for software versions.
  • Proactively promote quality within all areas of the business.
  • Escalate any issues, risks, blockers, or impediments to Lead QA within a timely manner within all areas of business.
  • Responsible for the production of accurate testing estimates
  • Work closely with internal IT team to ensure alignment and coordination across operations as part of the seamless implementation of existing and new systems
  • Work on a wide range of projects involving the implementation of new, and enhancement of existing, systems, solutions, and processes
  • Making best use of integrated testing techniques and approaches to ensure on-time delivery of quality products
  • Responsible for Test execution and production of clear and concise test results
  • Accountable for the maintenance of effective technical documentation

Your Requirements

  • Demonstrable delivery of component-based, reusable automated test suites, covering different testing types including functional, integration, security, performance, user acceptance, regression, etc.
  • Demonstrable ability to create, maintain and manage full end-to-end test suites using automation and Gherkin test cases.
  • Provable experience of creating reusable automated test suites
  • Good understanding of requirements definition and management
  • Experience of application lifecycle management tools (e.g. JIRA), including version-control systems (e.g. Git)
  • Experience of working on multi-tier web-based applications, especially in large-scale environments
  • Experience within software development environments
  • Good written and oral communication
  • Competent personal organisation skills and ability to prioritise and carry out multiple tasks


  • 25 days holiday per year (excluding bank holidays)
  • Pension contributions of 5%
  • Group Life and Income protection schemes
  • Onsite parking
  • Opportunity to develop Automation skills
  • Great company culture
  • Few minutes' walk from Wilmslow town centre and train station
  • Remote working options
  • +Many more

Apply now to grasp the opportunity to expand and develop your Automation experience!

Software Tester - Stockport / Remote - £35,000

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