QA Analyst

Ref No. EMP426903
Salary £30,000 - £40,000/annum
Location Southampton, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

Looking for a fresh challenge that you haven't come across before? Well, a successful travel software company are opening a brand new office in Southampton they're looking for QA Analysts to join them as part of their wider QA team.

Important

2+ years' experience in a testing/QA role

The Job

Ever had a flight delayed or cancelled, maybe a gate was changed and nobody told you. Annoying right? This company develop software that helps airlines and large travel companies communicate with their customers and give 1st class service - particularly when it comes to disruptions.

They've been going since 2000 and have become one of the industry's leading suppliers of customer messaging software. Thing is, they've been so successful that they've outgrown their current office and need to open a second one - this is where you come in.

They are looking for an experienced, dedicated and enthusiastic tester who shares their passion for collaboration and cares about quality.


What you'll be doing:

  • Devising test strategies that cater to functional and non-functional requirements, assessing risk and impact of changes
  • Working with business analysts and developers to review project documentation such as functional requirements and technical specifications
  • Managing and performing testing, recording results and where appropriate, carrying out initial root cause investigation
  • Taking responsibility for ensuring that applications fulfil the business requirements
  • Defect tracking and management, working with development and support teams to identify root cause and resolve issues, working with the business during UAT defect resolution
  • Inputting into the release process on quality and readiness of software
  • Contributing to the design and implementation of new testing practices, including the use of automated testing tools
  • Participating in process improvement initiatives

What you'll need:

  • Someone with 2+ years of experience in a testing/QA role.
  • Ideally, you'll have experience unit, integration, system, regression, load and performance testing.
  • You'll be familiar with SQL and be able to handle some simple queries.
  • They're flexible on tools however one of Jmeter or SoapUI is important.
  • Some exposure to the back end would be great.
  • This wouldn't be suitable for someone who has only done web testing.
  • Excellent communication skills - One of the best things about working here is their open and collaborative approach to solving problems as a team.

The reward:

  • Salary of up to £40,000
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • 25 days annual leave (plus an option to buy more)
  • 5% Employer Contribution Pension Scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Flexible working

If this sounds interesting, but you'd like a bit more info… please contact liam . grady @ networkerstechnology . com or call 01489_898_864

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