Senior QA Engineer

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    45 - 55 DOE/DOC

  • Contact:

    Yemi Jackson

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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What we do

We are a Cloud based company operating from Hampshire and Wiltshire. We are committed to assurance and security while delivering flexible, agile and value-based cloud hosting to our customers.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for a talented Senior QA/Test Engineer with an eye for detail and a focus on improving quality. With experience in test automation and complex test environments, always thinking about the bigger picture. You will be working alongside our software developers as the conscience of the development scrum team. Responsible for creating and maintaining efficient test suites, using a combination of automated and manual testing. Supported by Senior QA Engineers in other development teams, this is a great opportunity to influence our QA test strategy, help improve our software testing practices and further develop your career.

Non-Negotiable skills/ abilities:

• Proven experience of testing containerised web-based applications and microservices

• Strong test automation programming experience, ideally using one, or more of, Python, Ruby, Java, or Perl. Including the implementation of automation frameworks like RSpec, Selenium and Cucumber

• Good communicator; able to engage with stakeholders, other projects and technical teams to discuss requirements

• Practical experience in agile software development environments, with a drive for quality, continuous improvement and learning

• Experience with test management and continuous delivery solutions, e.g. Git, Jira, Bamboo, Jenkins 

• Exposure to behaviour and test-driven development environments (BDD/TDD)

Desirable skills/ abilities:
• Proven experience of application performance, security, accessibility and integration testing

• Proven experience of testing of software-defined infrastructure solutions 

• ISEB / ISTQB-BCS Tester Foundation Certified or greater 


• Competitive salary plus 10% bonus

• 25 days' holiday increasing to 30 days over length of service, half a day birthday leave, charity day

• Contributory pension 

• Healthcare

• Life cover

• Access to free parking

• Active social and charity events

• Childcare voucher scheme

• Cycle to work scheme

• Onsite facilities

• Friday breakfasts, fruit and soft drinks