Software Tester

CPS Group Limited
05 Jun 2017
28 Jun 2017
Contract Type
My client requires an enthusiastic individual to become a Software Tester and join their development team in Birmingham
You will be working within the software test team, collaborating with developers and the customer support team. You will be responsible for assessing the quality of our multi-faceted platform and its documentation. Good knowledge of software testing and quality assurance is.
Software testing of our internal software systems, including new functionality during release periods, as well as testing existing functionality.
Create and maintain Cucumber-based manual test scripts as well as designing BDD-style test cases for the platform to maximise test coverage.
Updating the documentation site as well as creating new customer-oriented user guides and tutorials for new functionality.
Execute and update automated test scripts, using automated test tools such as Cucumber, Capybara and Ruby.

The ideal candidate will have:
ISTQB / ISEB Foundation certification.
A University graduate, preferably computing-related field.
1 - 2 years experience of software functional testing in a QA or technical role.
Proven knowledge and a solid experience of software testing methodologies (UAT, black box / unit / regression etc.).
Excellent communication skills and a sociable personality.
Familiarity with agile software development and short iteration development life cycles.
Ability to create and maintain test scripts and test case documentation.
Experience in automated testing such as Selenium and Cucumber.
Capacity to work independently or as part of a small team as required, with good time management and an attitude to working effectively and flexibly.


Experience with automated test languages (Cucumber, Capybara)
Knowledge of Java, JavaScript and/or Ruby.
Experience with MongoDB, Redis and/or other NoSQL databases

CPS Group (UK) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.