Tester - Software Development Team - Financial Services

15th February 2019
Permanent Stoke-on-Trent
£40k + Bonus + Benefits

Our Financial Services client is seeking an experienced tester to join their Software Development team. You will be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining the system testing process.

This project will involve the migration of an existing legacy system functionality, as well as the creation of new tools and features using the latest software development methodologies.

 

Benefits:

  • 25 day’s holiday
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme (up to £1,500.00 reward)
  • Life Assurance Scheme (2x Basic Salary)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Free Parking
  • Dress Down Fridays
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Corporate Discounts
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • Bus Pass
  • Eye Care and Spectacles Vouchers

 

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Design and develop a robust system testing process
  • System testing of applications in line with process
  • Create and maintain system testing artefacts
  • Maintenance of automated UI testing processes (Ranorex)
  • Design and implement load testing processes
  • Work closely with development team to deliver applications for UAT
  • Work closely with Business Analysts to understand requirements
  • Management of system testing environment
  • A system testing function is in place, but part of the role requires you to impart your experience and recommend improvements, and introduce a rigorous documented process.

 

Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ within a System Testing Role
  • SOA/Tiered applications
  • Microsoft Development Stack (TFS, C#/.NET, SQL, WINFORM)
  • AGILE/SCRUM
  • Work well under pressure
  • Delivers to deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong team player
  • Build strong working relationships with developers, DBA’s, Business Analysts and IT Support