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Manual Tester

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

Job Title: Manual Tester

Salary: £35,000pa

Location: South Manchester

MUST HAVE FINANCIAL EXPERIENCE

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.


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