Test Software Engineer

Test Software Engineer

Salary: £45,000 + excellent benefits,

Location: Borehamwood, Hertfordshire


Highly successful eCommerce company is looking for a Software Engineer in Test to work alongside the IT team based in the Borehamwood office. Working within the QA Team, the main responsibility will be to ensure on-going QA. This is a unique and fantastic opportunity to join a team within the business that is growing at an exponential rate.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Shadow the QA Lead to gain the relevant skills and experience required for the fulfilment of the job.
  • Review functional and technical documentation
  • Analysing user stories/requirements
  • Responsible to extract test scenarios from the use stories, prepare test cases and test data for the same
  • Manual execution of test scenarios/test cases
  • Defect logging using JIRA/TFS/Azure Devops board, escalation and monitoring
  • Hands on testing experience on Azure devops for sprint tracking, release management, project tracking through boards.
  • Plan and carry out functional, integration, and (system integration) end-to-end testing of desktop, mobile sites.
  • Execution of automation smoke and regression packs and analysing results
  • Experience with Automation Tools and frameworks (especially Visual studio test explorer, BDD, Cucumber, Selenium Webdriver)
  • API testing
  • Data integrity testing through SQL
  • Testing support in Production Release
  • Make suggestions to improve quality standards and validation techniques for test cases and test plans
  • Examines IT system for potential threats to its security and integrity
  • Deals with and reports on breaches in security.
  • Execute ad-hoc functional testing on request.
  • Able to maintain and enhance existing automation framework
  • Mobile automation testing
  • Report test results to the QA lead and Product Owners

Essential Competencies/ skills:

  • 5+ years’ experience within a testing role
  • Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Good understanding of the web technology and Internet
  • Ecommerce/Online reservation systems background is preferable
  • Ready to take ownership of Projects and their successful delivery
  • Experience/Knowledge in Continuous Integration testing using Jenkins and GIT
  • Good knowledge of C# and JavaScript programming language.
  • Working knowledge of Agile methodology and sprint structure
  • Automation Testing experience using visual studio test explorer and Selenium)
  • Manual & Functional testing experience
  • Knowledge in Mobile automation testing
  • Excellent in writing SQL queries
  • Automation tools like Selenium, Appium, Cucumber, Jenkins
  • Basic knowledge of REST API
  • The ability to recognize and resolve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Outstanding attention to detail and good communication skills

Salary: £45,000 p.a. + bens

Location: Borehamwood, Hertfordshire

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