QA & TEST

Senior Automation QA Engineer – London, Farringdon £50,000 - £70,000

Senior Automation QA Engineer – London, Farringdon
£50,000 - £70,000

Our client, a fast growing and fun gaming company, are currently looking for a Senior Automation QA Engineer. The role is working as part of their Testing and QA Team.

Reporting to the Mobile QA Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring components of the company portfolio retain the utmost levels of quality, working with both internal and offshore teams.  Supporting regular Feature & Content releases from concept through to launch, you will work with a variety of technical and non-technical tools whilst using your leadership skills to present your findings and achieve this goal.        

Skills and Requirements

  • Ensure your respective project(s) is released to the highest quality, both in terms of defect mitigation and usability experience.

  • Lead triage's and provide daily reports on milestone progression and priorities.

  • Lead an offshore team of testers to aid quality processes.

  • Drive the creation, maintenance and implementation of dedicated test sessions, test suites and associated test cases, including the use of BBD (Gherkin/Cucumber syntax).

  • Work closely with Customer Support to investigate, document and where necessary push for swift resolution of Live issues.

  • Lead by example through hands on testing, and review other tester’s reports while maintaining a tidy and prioritised backlog.

  • Provide reports and risk assessments to the Mobile QA Manager, Director of QA and other stakeholders.

  • Supporting the training and mentoring of more junior members of the team.

  • The use of analytics as a way to investigate and analyse in helping identify and resolve potential live issues, as well as maintaining and updating the most relevant support matrices for your designated platform(s).

  • Align and standardise QA processes with other QA Leads, while bettering them as the business evolves.

  • Help support the effort to incorporate automated tests and use these to strengthen the efficiency of QA’s involvement.

  • Create Automation test script for new features using BDD style (Gherkin/Cucumber syntax).

  • Good knowledge in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Test Life Cycle (STLC).

About You

  • Strong and proven leadership skills.

  • Exceptional verbal/written communication & an excellent attention to detail.

  • Strong time management, accountability and organisational skills. 

  • Energetic, enthusiastic and self-motivated.

  • A proactive attitude towards QA and capable of working in a high pressure Agile environment.

  • Strong commercial awareness, with an understanding of business priorities. 

  • Extensive knowledge of JIRA and / or similar bug tracking tools.

  • Technical understanding and experience of back office tools to aid in testing. 

  • Extensive experience in test suite creation and maintenance. 

  • Knowledge of Data Science and proven record to use this to better processes. 

  • Detailed reporting skills (Coverage, RAG, Analysis). 

  • Knowledge of submission workflows for mobile applications (Apple/GooglePlay/Amazon).

  • A sound understanding of Charles, Postman, or similar tools to aid with test coverage.

  • Extensive knowledge using Appium and automate test scripts for Hybrid Application.

  • ISTQB-ISEB Certified Tester Foundation Level.

Why choose this company?

A spacious kitchen in our state of the art office in swanky Farringdon which includes free cereal, fruit and onsite Barista, weekly breakfast and lunches plus an awesome games room that includes table tennis, PlayStation, Foosball table and Yoga studio. On top of this we have a top 25 grossing app!!!

Benefits

  • Up to 5% employer pension contribution with Aviva 

  • Private Health insurance with Vitality 

  • Full dental insurance 

  • Life Insurance 

  • Long term disability insurance 

  • 25 days’ holiday 

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Bonus scheme 

  • Eyecare vouchers 

  • Events throughout the year 

 

C# QA Engineer - london - £35,000 - £45,000

Senior QA Engineer, C#About us

Our Client’s goal is to help people perform at the very edge of human ability. Our client provides advanced analytics solutions to the world’s top sports teams, giving them actionable insights for faster and higher-quality decision making.

Our client work with over 200 teams across the world including the AFL, NRL, NFL, NBA, EPL, and MLS. Sport is just the beginning for us; Our client has also involved in tracking astronaut performance as part of the European Space Agency programme.

The job

We’re recruiting for an experienced QA to join our team based near Old Street in central London. You’ll be improving quality and reducing defects in our existing suite of products for the professional sports industry.

We’re looking for someone skilled in exploratory manual testing of web and desktop platforms. A collaborative attitude and a desire to learn are essential. We operate in an agile environment and focus on creating high-quality applications, and as the company is expanding, we’re looking for adaptable people who want to grow as opportunities arise.

You’ll work with our sports science consultants and customers to test and validate new features, support existing features, and improve application quality and reliability.

We also have a suite of automated regression tests; maintaining and extending these is a key part of the role as we rely on these for our delivery pipeline.Experience and skills

On the technical front, we’re looking for applicants that:

  • Have 5 years of professional exploratory testing experience

  • Have 3 years of automation testing experience with Selenium and C#

  • Can understand agile principles, and take a data-driven approach to managing quality

  • Have a degree in a technical field, or have equivalent professional experience

We’re also looking for a strong cultural fit, with applicants that:

  • Are curious and have a love of learning

  • Have a high attention to detail and quality

  • Can communicate clearly and concisely

  • Enjoy working in a small company, in a team of around 8 people

We offer a competitive salary, bonus, and equity. We also offer a flexible working environment, including regular remote working. Our team really care about the features they produce so there’s plenty of opportunity both to learn and to introduce new ideas. Every member of the team gets recognised for great work and we encourage all our team to improve themselves both technically and by expanding their role at the company.

We are a distributed company, with many technical and consulting roles spread around the world. We have an annual strategy week in London for the whole company, run regular hackathons to create and prototype new ideas, and are keen for people to attend or speak at conferences.

Senior QA - £35,000 to £45,000 - London

Senior QA

About us

Our Client’s goal is to help people perform at the very edge of human ability. Our client provides advanced analytics solutions to the world’s top sports teams, giving them actionable insights for faster and higher-quality decision making.

Our client work with over 200 teams across the world including the AFL, NRL, NFL, NBA, EPL, and MLS. Sport is just the beginning for us; Our client has also involved in tracking astronaut performance as part of the European Space Agency programme.

The job

We’re recruiting for an experienced QA to join our team based near Old Street in central London. You’ll be improving quality and reducing defects in our existing suite of products for the professional sports industry.

We’re looking for someone skilled in exploratory manual testing of web and desktop platforms. A collaborative attitude and a desire to learn are essential. We operate in an agile environment and focus on creating high-quality applications, and as the company is expanding, we’re looking for adaptable people who want to grow as opportunities arise.

You’ll work with our sports science consultants and customers to test and validate new features, support existing features, and improve application quality and reliability.

We also have a suite of automated regression tests; maintaining and extending these is a key part of the role as we rely on these for our delivery pipeline.

Experience and skills

On the technical front, we’re looking for applicants that:

·         Have 5 years of professional exploratory testing experience

·         Have 3 years of automation testing experience with Selenium and C#

·         Can understand agile principles, and take a data-driven approach to managing quality

·         Have a degree in a technical field, or have equivalent professional experience

We’re also looking for a strong cultural fit, with applicants that:

·         Are curious and have a love of learning

·         Have a high attention to detail and quality

·         Can communicate clearly and concisely

·         Enjoy working in a small company, in a team of around 8 people

 


 

We offer a competitive salary, bonus, and equity. We also offer a flexible working environment, including regular remote working. Our team really care about the features they produce so there’s plenty of opportunity both to learn and to introduce new ideas. Every member of the team gets recognised for great work and we encourage all our team to improve themselves both technically and by expanding their role at the company.

We are a distributed company, with many technical and consulting roles spread around the world. We have an annual strategy week in London for the whole company, run regular hackathons to create and prototype new ideas, and are

QA & Senior Test Analyst / Lead - €65,000 to €80,000 - Amsterdam

A leading European Information Consultancy is recruiting for a Senior Test Analyst / Lead to work in the QA and Testing capability.  Taking a hands on role within the QA capability will provide the successful candidate with an opportunity to work on leading edge data solutions with a diverse range of technologies.

 

Responsibilities will include:

·         Working across a portfolio of projects and technology environments

·         Test Lead and delivery responsibilities on advanced technology projects including:

o     Quality planning and test strategy design for specific client and project requirements

o     Test design, specification and management

o     Quality management including test management and reporting

o     Working closely with the client teams and onshore / offshore teams

·         Defining test plans, agreeing the test plan with Project Managers overseeing the delivery of test to time and budget

·         Transition of Test Script and Test Execution to the off-shore team

·         Lead the off-shore test activity, providing technical understanding and guidance

·         Managing and measuring performance and delivery against work plans, and taking corrective action where necessary

 

Background skills & experiences:

We hire ambitious and highly intelligent consulting professionals who combine their technical acumen

with a genuine enthusiasm for improving business. Our people bring team spirit, energy and enthusiasm, seek to change things for the better and exploit opportunities to grow.

We are looking for the following experience profile:

·         Quality assurance consulting professionals who have come through a technical career path to focus on the QA aspects of SDLC, specifically with deep experience leading QA within custom development / business intelligence environments using and Agile Methodology

·         Significant and demonstrable experience as a Senior Test Analyst or Test lead gained within a commercial environment such as consulting or systems integration

·         Demonstrable experience producing, writing and delivering test plans, specifications and reports

·         Strong experience working in distributed testing teams, especially offshore teams within an agile / iterative development environment

·         In depth Defect Management experience, preferably working with TFS, JIRA or ALM

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including customer engagements

·         Formal Quality Assurance certification (ISEB)

·         Extensive knowledge of Big Data, Data Warehouse and database solutions

·         Experience of testing & automation technologies from both a technical and business perspective

·         Hands on knowledge of writing SQL queries for data validation

 

About The Company:

Our client is a specialist software engineering consultancy that helps company develop data management solutions deployed in the cloud. Our solutions include data warehousing, modelling and advanced data science based predictive solutions across a range of business sectors including retail, hospitality, financial services and public sectors. The solutions we develop are engineered to take advantage of advanced technology including big data, in memory, machine learning and cloud platform technology.

QA Engineer - London - £40,000 to £60,000

·         Salary £40,000 to £60,000

·          London

·         Full-time

DESCRIPTION

About us

Are Client are a SaaS company who develop software, hardware and apps, that allow customers to buy and present tickets for public transport on their mobile phones. This means no more waiting in line at ticket machines or needing to carry cash. Our apps are deployed in cities around the globe, including New York, London, Los Angeles, Sydney, The Hague and many more. ~100 people at offices in London, New York and Cluj with other satellite offices around the globe.

 

The Role

·         Find bugs before we’ve even written them! Work closely with the developers on your team to find the edge cases and missing scenarios before we begin building.

·         Work as part of an agile team, taking ownership and responsibility for the work that you do. You will also participate in the running of the ceremonies.

·         Be technical enough to learn and understand how the product works to the level of detail required to effectively test.

·         Once we’ve hit our definition of done at the end of the sprint, run and own the process of cutting a release and signing off the release candidate. This includes proactively finding ways to improve the process.

·         Own and manage the regression pack, ensuring it’s always up to date.

·         Own and audit the test hardware, ensuring it’s all in working order and we have what we need to complete testing.

·         Be part of the bigger picture. Share knowledge and experience with the wider QA community both in and out.

·         Be proactive with our testing approach & champion for automation where appropriate.

·         This is a predominantly a manual testing role; however, for the right candidate, there could be opportunities to automate.

 

Great if you have...

·         Experience testing in multiple disciplines (e.g. mobile, web and/or physical hardware)

·         Experience working in a dynamic agile environment, as part of an agile team.

·         Experience working with Unix / Linux.

·         Experience owning test strategies and test packs across a team or product.

 

Some tools we use:

·         Testrail, Selenium, Appium, Protractor

·         Puppet, Bamboo, MySQL

·         Charles Proxy, HockeyApp, Postman

 

 

QA & Senior Test Analyst / Lead - Netherlands, Amsterdam - €65.000 to €80.000

A leading European Information Consultancy is recruiting for a Senior Test Analyst / Lead to work in the QA and Testing capability.  Taking a hands on role within the QA capability will provide the successful candidate with an opportunity to work on leading edge data solutions with a diverse range of technologies.

Responsibilities will include:

·         Working across a portfolio of projects and technology environments

·         Test Lead and delivery responsibilities on advanced technology projects including:

o     Quality planning and test strategy design for specific client and project requirements

o     Test design, specification and management

o     Quality management including test management and reporting

o     Working closely with the client teams and onshore / offshore teams

·         Defining test plans, agreeing the test plan with Project Managers overseeing the delivery of test to time and budget

·         Transition of Test Script and Test Execution to the off-shore team

·         Lead the off-shore test activity, providing technical understanding and guidance

·         Managing and measuring performance and delivery against work plans, and taking corrective action where necessary

Background skills & experiences:

Our client hire ambitious and highly intelligent consulting professionals who combine their technical acumen

with a genuine enthusiasm for improving business. Our client people bring team spirit, energy and enthusiasm, seek to change things for the better and exploit opportunities to grow.

Our client are looking for the following experience profile:

·         Quality assurance consulting professionals who have come through a technical career path to focus on the QA aspects of SDLC, specifically with deep experience leading QA within custom development / business intelligence environments using and Agile Methodology

·         Significant and demonstrable experience as a Senior Test Analyst or Test lead gained within a commercial environment such as consulting or systems integration

·         Demonstrable experience producing, writing and delivering test plans, specifications and reports

·         Strong experience working in distributed testing teams, especially offshore teams within an agile / iterative development environment

·         In depth Defect Management experience, preferably working with TFS, JIRA or ALM

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including customer engagements

·         Formal Quality Assurance certification (ISEB)

·         Extensive knowledge of Big Data, Data Warehouse and database solutions

·         Experience of testing & automation technologies from both a technical and business perspective

·         Hands on knowledge of writing SQL queries for data validation

 

 

About Our client:

Our client is a specialist software engineering consultancy that helps company develop data management

solutions deployed in the cloud. Our solutions include data warehousing, modelling and advanced

data science based predictive solutions across a range of business sectors including retail, hospitality,

financial services and public sectors. The solutions Our client develop are engineered to take advantage of

advanced technology including big data, in memory, machine learning and cloud platform technology.

Additional Information:

Applications are only invited from candidates with the right to reside and work within the EU.

Candidates should be willing to travel for the purposes of client delivery and collaborating with

colleagues.

QA Engineer - London - £40,000 to £60,000

·         Salary £40,000 to £60,000

·          London

·         Full-time

DESCRIPTION

About us

Are Client are a SaaS company who develop software, hardware and apps, that allow customers to buy and present tickets for public transport on their mobile phones. This means no more waiting in line at ticket machines or needing to carry cash. Our apps are deployed in cities around the globe, including New York, London, Los Angeles, Sydney, The Hague and many more. ~100 people at offices in London, New York and Cluj with other satellite offices around the globe.

 

The Role

·         Find bugs before we’ve even written them! Work closely with the developers on your team to find the edge cases and missing scenarios before we begin building.

·         Work as part of an agile team, taking ownership and responsibility for the work that you do. You will also participate in the running of the ceremonies.

·         Be technical enough to learn and understand how the product works to the level of detail required to effectively test.

·         Once we’ve hit our definition of done at the end of the sprint, run and own the process of cutting a release and signing off the release candidate. This includes proactively finding ways to improve the process.

·         Own and manage the regression pack, ensuring it’s always up to date.

·         Own and audit the test hardware, ensuring it’s all in working order and we have what we need to complete testing.

·         Be part of the bigger picture. Share knowledge and experience with the wider QA community both in and out.

·         Be proactive with our testing approach & champion for automation where appropriate.

·         This is a predominantly a manual testing role; however, for the right candidate, there could be opportunities to automate.

 

Great if you have...

·         Experience testing in multiple disciplines (e.g. mobile, web and/or physical hardware)

·         Experience working in a dynamic agile environment, as part of an agile team.

·         Experience working with Unix / Linux.

·         Experience owning test strategies and test packs across a team or product.

 

Some tools we use:

·         Testrail, Selenium, Appium, Protractor

·         Puppet, Bamboo, MySQL

·         Charles Proxy, HockeyApp, Postman

 

Tester  - Reigate, UK

Vacancy Title  : Tester                                                                                                       

Location: Reigate, UK

Start Date: 15 September 2018 Duration: 1 year Salary:  

Grade: EN

 

Our client is a leading European IT solution services organisation with 4,700 staff. Headquartered in London, Our Client has offices in the UK (London), Europe and the Americas.

 

Supporting the full software lifecycle, we cover application development and management, testing, digital media, consulting services, infrastructure management and cloud services.

Industry-focused verticals are led by professionals who speak our customers’ language, designing services for clients, complemented by world class delivery. Our solutions transform systems, platforms and processes for the world’s leading brands in Capital Markets, Banking, Payments, Insurance, Media, Retail and Telecommunications.

 

 

Main duties: 

•       Perform analysis on requirements and raise clarification with business.

•       Liaise with business and developer to agree on test coverage for the requirements

•       Develop Test Plans-Approach, Testing types & prioritised to ensure project deliverables are met.

•       Perform Functional, System, Integration, Regression, Performance, Exploratory, Migration and UAT.

•       Perform regression and risk-based testing on all the existing features in TIA call center application before and after Oracle Forms Upgrade. 

•       Perform regressing and risk-based testing on all interfaces and 3rd party services. 

•       Raise defects for the discrepancies in JIRA and track it to closure.

•       Actively participate in defect triage meetings and highlight issues/blockers in standup meeting and resolve them.

•       Walkthrough test results with business and stakeholders for approval

 

 

Skills Required: 

Essential:  

•       Professional, precise communication skills

•       Testing APIs and backend app

•       Scripting (ideally Groovy)

•       SOAP UI, Postman or Jmeter

•       SQL knowledge

•       Fast learners 

•       Experience working with Agile tools like JIRA to communicate and understand work

•       Writing technical design documentation using Atlassian Confluence or Lucidchart  Experience working in an agile environment

•       Experience of mentoring other testers would be beneficial

 

Desirable:

•       The ability to take the initiative and drive for results

•       Experience with TIA

 

 

Offer and Benefits: 

•       Opportunity to work in an international environment. 

•       Career development opportunities. 

•       Competitive salary package. 

 

Candidates will be required to complete full background screening before commencing employment, including UK Electoral Roll/Credit Check, Basic Disclosure Criminal Record Check and global sanction checks.