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Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

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    Quality Assurance/Testing

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  • Job functions:

    Solution Architect

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Issy Faife

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

The Senior QA Engineer will;

  • Write and execute functional and non-functional tests at each level, and debug and refactor the test code.
  • Measure and report on test activity, manage defects and author software defined tests.
  • Collaborate with DevOps and Software Engineers to write automation tests across different levels and review release scripts across environments.
  • Educate and support the rest of the delivery teams with testing, educate internal and external stakeholders and work with delivery teams to define 'quality'.
  • Use software development skills applied within a testing context.

Skills and Experience;

  • Educated to degree-level, professional qualification or equivalent experience
  • Experience providing estimates to the required level of accuracy for backlog items.
  • Experience facilitating the definition of acceptance criteria and acceptance tests.
  • Experience providing visibility to end to end quality of the developed system.
  • Experience creating and maintaining automated and manual acceptance tests for each developed user story.
  • Experience recording accurate outcomes of acceptance tests and regression tests and collaborating with team to answer queries regarding issues identified.
  • Experience working as part of multi-skilled, multi-disciplinary Agile teams delivering Web applications.
  • Knowledge and experience of Web technologies such as HTML, XML, SSL, Drupal, LAMP stack etc.
  • Experience working within a DevOps culture, with continual integration, continual testing and continual deployment of code.