Quality Assurance Analyst / Tester Agile Webdriver Java

  • Job Reference: BBBH1719
  • Date Posted: 11 July 2019
  • Recruiter: Imperative People
  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £45,000 to £60,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: full bens
  • Sector: Software Development & Support
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Quality Assurance Analyst , JAVA, Webdriver, QA, SCRUM, Software Testing, Testing. Selenium Webdriver, London SOHO

FTSE 100 company, market leading brand

We currently have a Quality Assurance Analyst role working across two product development scrum teams. You would be responsible for working alongside developers to build in quality from the start of each project. The projects involve working in both front end and back end applications such as our e-privacy compliance and consent, redeveloping SEO pages and rebuilding key products for our Customers onto microservices using Java 11. You will be key in collaborating with developers and being responsible for the coordination of QA tasks to ensure that projects are achieved on time and all risks are fully assessed to achieve successful delivery of high-quality software.

A typical week as a QA might involve:

  • Validating requirements by reviewing user stories and questioning their content
  • Writing, running and debugging automated tests, typically using Java and Webdriver
  • Helping your team decide which features you're going to deliver in this sprint
  • Playing planning poker to estimate stories
  • Executing manual regression test scripts
  • Carrying out manual testing to uncover any bugs before the system goes live
  • Working closely with the BA and developers on story implementation
  • Continually learn and share relevant new technologies and best practices.
  • Ensure process is consistently applied across the team.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is passionate about delivering top quality software
  • Can manage multiple projects, prioritise tasks and happy to coordinate with various stakeholders
  • Will take us forward by driving improvement in technology, processes and people
  • Loves to ask questions, challenge other team members and won't leave any stone unturned
  • Can get to the root of complex issues by digging around in the SQL Database and application log files
  • Is able to communicate complex issues in a way that others can have a clear understanding
  • Can take ownership and responsibility for the work they and their teams deliver
  • Prides themselves on delivering the best solution possible and will not keep quiet if something mediocre is labelled 'ready to go'
  • Is passionate about getting to know their users and their needs
  • Understanding of major browsers and browser development tools
  • Has a hunger for learning and drive to constantly improve themselves

We would love someone to have any of the following:

  • QA/Testing experience in a technology-led company, ideally a website, working as part of a QA/Testing team.
  • Experience of short release cycles in an agile working environment.
  • Likely to have a good degree in a discipline which requires application of analysis skills or creativity (e.g. engineering, project management, business, multimedia, design or software development).
  • Good understanding of QA processes and the Agile Software Development Lifecycle
  • Exposure to issue management and bug lifecycle.
  • Experience of writing and maintaining automated tests scripts in Java or another OOP language.
  • Experience of working with Microservices
  • Familiarity with translating business/functional/usability requirements into test requirements.
  • Familiarity with UNIX, SQL and ETL testing.

Quality Assurance Analyst , JAVA, Webdriver, QA, SCRUM, Software Testing, Testing. Selenium Webdriver, London SOHO

FTSE 100 company, market leading brand

For more information and to apply please send your CV !