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Manual Tester

  • Location: Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: IT & Information Security
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Job Title: Manual Tester

Salary: £35,000pa

Location: South Manchester


Purpose of the role

To ensure the quality of all software releases and reduce the risk associated with them

What does the job involve?

Main responsibilities:

  • Carry out testing across a wide range of processes and systems - including web and mobile, API, back office (workflow) processes, 3rd party systems and interactions between all of these systems including end to end testing
  • Understand and interpret business, functional and technical requirements
  • Have input into how solutions are developed and delivered using knowledge and expertise to help deliver the best possible outcome for the customer
  • Develop test scenarios/scripts based on user stories and requirements
  • Preparing/identifying realistic data for use in tests
  • Execute test scripts and record results using software testing tools (TFS/MTM)
  • Raising bugs in a timely manner with sufficient detail to be fixed/reproduced
  • Effectively communicate issues and concerns with developers, business analysts and other business areas and 3rd parties where appropriate
  • Understand Agile Scrum processes and take part in and contribute to relevant meetings such as Sprint Planning, Backlog Refinement, daily Stand-Ups, Retrospective

Competence, knowledge and skills

  • Knowledge of software testing practices and principles
  • Technical understanding of processes under test and relevant related processes and the ability to test components (not just end to end/UAT)
  • Understanding of the wider business and how it operates
  • Understanding of Agile Scrum methodology and ability to apply its practices
  • Great communication skills and ability to communicate effectively with those in a technical role

This is an urgent requirement for the company, so apply now with a copy of your CV. Otherwise, for more information, please call Aiden Pople on 07398 790 366.

Capita IT Resourcing is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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