QA Tester

Keytree Ltd
Covent Garden
£30,000 - £39,999
12 Oct 2018
16 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Keytree is currently recruiting a talented QA Tester to work on a number of cutting-edge services and developments. You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team working on a variety of client projects. You will work alongside the Development team assigned for a dedicated business area, reporting to the Test Lead/Manager. The key function will be to ensure a quality product is delivered to the client at all times and with that, fixes to the existing product are resolved in line with delivery of new features.

The QA Tester will work with the wider team to ensure the project team's deliverables meet the business and non-functional requirements and help maintain all quality assurance controls. This includes development of appropriate stories and conditions of acceptance, agreement of these with the customer, and ensuring their successful execution through reviews and Manual testing. It is expected that the QA Tester will be involved at all stages of the SDLC; requirements, analysis, design, testing and release ensuring quality at all stages of the project, driving continuous improvement through root cause analysis of defects and ensuring that the suite of regression tests is appropriately automated.

*The role is based in our Central London, Head Office with occasional travel to client sites.*

*Core responsibilities*
* Creation of test plans to analyse how testing for a project will be carried out
* Creating and reviewing Conditions of Acceptance
* Carrying out execution tests as documented in the test plans
* Log bugs using JIRA and work with developers to resolve them
* Retesting and closing bugs when they have been resolved
* Keeping clear records of all bugs identified
* Report progress on development at daily stand-ups and escalate issues in a timely fashion, identifying remedial
action to keep the project on track

*Professional Experience*
* Good experience of software testing within challenging and changeable environments comprising diverse
* Good experience working with Gherkin and Cucumber or similar Automation technologies and frameworks in an
agile software development environment
* Good broad experience with the full software development life cycle, including design, testing (Functional, Non-
Functional, and User Acceptance Testing), deployment, and documentation activities

* Proven experience as a QA tester or similar role
* Knowledge of SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) and STLC (Software test life cycle) standard
* Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle
* Experience in creating, executing and maintaining test cases as well as test plans
* Creating BDD’s for the stories in the program within Jira
* Writing Cucumber Test Scripts for each BDD
* Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies and other tools such as Confluence, Jira and Wiki’s
* Experience of creating manual and automated test scripts
* Experience testing iOS, Android and web applications
* Excellent experience of responsive cross-browser testing
* Excellent attention to detail
* Strong client-facing skills
* Excellent written and oral communicator with a strong business acumen

*Desirable skills*
* API testing with POSTMAN
* SAP testing experience

*Company Information*

Keytree helps companies become leaner, faster and more agile with our award-winning team of SAP and mobile app experts and beautifully designed applications. The way we work sets us apart. Our London-based, multi-disciplined teams are built on a foundation of communications and accountability. We are driven by innovation and a passion for design and great user experience.

At Keytree we work with our clients to understand their business goals and solve their problems using our technological and industry expertise.