Posted: 8th October 2019

Experienced Software Tester

EveryBuddy Ltd 

Angmering, West Sussex. United Kingdom

Software Tester at EveryBuddy Ltd (SchoolsBuddy)


Our focus is to provide software to schools and similar organisations to manage their outgoing communications, day-to-day extra curricular operations, payments and help them consolidate systems. We need a full time tester to join our growing team.


Responsibilities


  • You should have excellent written and verbal communication skills at both a technical and non-technical level as you will be;
  • Working with software developers to explain and work together to investigate issues
  • Working with the business to help define and flesh out work items and bug reports * Execute existing manual test scripts
  • Writing brand new test scripts to secure testing process for new and existing features, going forward
  • Perform full regression tests across the system for new releases
  • Carry out stress testing, performance testing, functional testing and scalability testing
  • Test on different platforms including Web, Android and IOS
  • Feedback to the business testing results with bug reports (We currently use Jira)
  • Troubleshoot and problem solve- being able to reproduce issues on the test systems for the development team to resolve
  • Participate in Agile activities such as daily stand-ups and sprint planning meetings
  • Using Microsoft SQL Server, writing queries to check data produced by the system to support tests
Essential


  • ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing or some other kind of formalised software testing qualification
  • Basic SQL Server knowledge – able to write simple queries
  • Working knowledge of web browser dev tools
Desirable


  • Automated testing experience or an interest in progressing into automated testing
  • Experience working with:
  • Jira
  • GitHub * Experience working within an Agile environment
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


Salary: £30,000.00 to £40,000.00 /year