Salary: £40,000 DOE
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 167167
NRG has recently partnered with a pioneer in the content management space to assist with the resource of an experienced Senior QA Engineer. This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing digital business playing a key role in supporting the platform and working with major retailers and enterprise customers.
Extract testable scenarios from user stories or other forms of documentation
Create new test plans with extracted scenarios, highlighting areas of coverage, risk and confidence.
Analysis of results of execution raising defects with documented steps to recreate and suggestions of corrective actions.
Review other members of the team’s findings, rejecting or improving their findings as needed.
Communicate blocking issues with development leads, and work on resolution of issues.
Plan timeline of release for stakeholders, and summarize bug allocations.
Liaise with stakeholders over none functional requirements,
Discuss with operations risk areas for integration and system impact.
Exploratory testing, gap analysis
Design and implement automated tests where necessary.
Take responsibility for maintaining tests, their correctness and coverage, as well as speed of execution and stopping duplication or unnecessary tests being added.
Discuss in unit tests with developers.
What we're looking for:
Technical background with possibly a degree in a science related field.
Understanding of both frontend and backend web tech.
Have an appreciation of API first, and how presentation layer is separated from functionality.
Understanding of RESTful API services.
Frontend testing experience with single page applications (such as AngularJS) along with more traditional server side MVC websites.
Eye for detail, both in terms of functional and presentation
Strong understanding of terms such as JSON, XML, Regular Expressions
Able to extract client requirements from product stories to create test plans and perform GAP analysis
SQL / NoSQL experience for data validation
Jira, Redmine or other bug tracking experience
Ideally worked in an agile environment
AWS or other cloud based hosting technologies.
Salary - £40,000 DOE plus benefits package