Senior Software TesterLeeds
£300-£350 per day
3 months +
A number of exciting opportunities currently exist for Software Testers to join a UK Delivery Centre (UKDC) based in Leeds. The role of a Software Tester will be to define, write and execute both automated and manual functional and integration tests and to ensure that all software produced by the Detica UK Delivery Centre (UKDC) is created to the highest standards.
Senior Software Tester
Reviews requirements and specifications, and defines test requirements for medium projects or multiple smaller projects. Creates test conditions, cases, scripts and supporting data. Interprets and executes and records test cases, mapping back to pre-determined criteria, recording and reporting outcomes. Provides specialist advice to support others. Analyses and reports test activities and results. Identifies and reports issues and risks. Where required specifies or signs-off requirements for environment, data, resources and tools. Able to effectively manage defects. Manages small team if required Provides accurate estimates of effort needed to write and execute functional tests from a given requirement specification or user stories. Collaborates and negotiates with Software Developers to produce an industrious and efficient test-fix life cycle that suits the current project phase. Logically analyses code defects and articulates clear defect reports. Clearly reports the current status of the project progress in terms of test passes and outstanding defects. Able to lead on a medium-sized project or can manage several smaller projects. Able to deliver clear updates either through scrum stand up or daily/weekly report. Able to influence projects to ensure that testing is well represented and that testing is of the best quality possible. Ensures that the test approach and coverage is appropriate to the context of the testing. Line manages S4 Test analysts. Escalates issues and risks in appropriate situations.
- NeoLoad and LOADUI for Performance/Load testing, Selenium for functional automated device testing
- Set up test management tool, SOAPUI/web service testing, setup of stubs and drivers, Management reporting and team management
£300-£350 per day