Software Tester (Automation) – Manchester

Our client based near Manchester is currently looking for an experience Software Tester. Due to the continuous growth and expansion, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated individual to be responsible for the automation of software testing. Working in a young, dynamic and fast growing technology company, this role will suit an experienced software Tester.

The Tester will work as part of an Agile team and be expected to undertake the following duties:

* Proactively work with members of an agile team to find and fix defects in our product architecture using manual and automated testing.
* Communicate with Project Manager, Testers and Developers to prioritize deliverables, and create test strategy and cases as part of project requirements.
* Oversee and execute functional testing, as well as performance, scalability, stability, and reliability testing on the architecture of the system.
* Create, review and approve test plans for new feature development projects.
* Perform data validation testing.
* Manage and update the team’s test case inventory and analyze for missing or incorrect information.
* Produce and maintain test coverage reports for functional and automation coverage.
* Analyse defects / test results and be able to deduce the chain of events leading to a failure.

The key skills required of the tester include:

* Minimum 3 years testing experience.
* Prior experience scripting automated testing tools (ideally Smartbear’s TestComplete) is preferred.
* Knowledge of .NET programming and SQL is an advantage.
* Experience testing GUI applications with manual and automated tools in multiple platforms.
* Proficiency with principles of software design.
* Proven track record of developing and executing test plans.

Software Tester (Automation) – Manchester

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to or call 01625 874399 for more information.

Software Tester (Automation) – Manchester

Job Reference: 3322_1543589711

Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits

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