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Software Tester

  • Location:

    Newbury, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    IT & Infrastructure Support

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Stickler

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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A multinational organisation who are leaders in their dedicated field, are looking for a Software Tester to join their established team.

The successful Software Tester will have the following skills and experience:

  • Commercial Software Testing
  • Ability to create BDD scenarios using Cucumber / Gherkin.
  • Worked within a TDD/BDD agile environment
  • Knowledge and experience of using JIRA.
  • Strong fault finding skills.
  • An awareness or understanding of Jenkins or Continuous Integration.
  • Proven experience of rapidly become familiar with technology and products.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • An understanding of VMware or virtualisation software - desirable
  • Database knowledge (PostgreSQL) - desirable
  • Experience of performance testing windows and web applications - desirable.
  • Experience with Ubuntu / Linux - desirable.
  • ISEB Certified - desirable

The responsibilities of the Software Tester will include:

  • Building manual BDD scenario tests.
  • Maintaining and adding existing cucumber feature files.
  • Manual retesting.
  • Investigation of JIRA defects.
  • Working with scrum teams, developing new scenarios to improve functionality.
  • Resolution of leading edge technical problems

To apply for this position with an ambitious and technology focused company please forward your CV to