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QA Engineer

Engineering


Piggy bank icon D.O.E
location pin icon Belfast

Job Description

This position provides an exciting opportunity for a focused software Quality Assurance Engineer to work in a dynamic and growing software environment.

At Locate a Locum we’re on a mission to simplify recruitment through the use of efficient technology. Due to ongoing growth within the development team and also a growing customer base we are looking to introduce another QA to join our highly ambitious team in Belfast to improve the quality of the software delivered.

Roles & Responsibilities

We’re looking for someone who is driven to ensure the delivery of high quality software solutions, through the effective use of testing practices and communication skills within a fast-paced software development environment.

While this role is primarily focused on manual testing, it is desired that a successful candidate has a desire to learn, or had experience in, automated software testing processes and can grow this with the organisation.

Job Requirements

A successful candidate will be able to demonstrate they have the following skills to be considered for this role:

  • Have at least one years’ experience in a software testing or quality assurance role.

  • Strong communication skills essential to liaise with all stakeholders to ensure that customer requirements and issues are understood.

  • Have the desire and drive to continually improve quality of the products.

  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test cases.

  • Experience of co-ordinating testing activities.

  • Experience of analysing user story acceptance criteria to build tests.

  • Have a strong knowledge of software testing methodologies, tools and processes.

  • Experience in (or actively learning) software automation tools and processes such as Cypress, Postman etc.

  • Relevant testing qualifications such as ISTQB would be highly desired

  • Assist with building out areas of automation in future e.g. api testing, performance testing etc

Why work at Locate a Locum?

Over the last five years Locate A Locum has seen rapid growth, that’s in part down to our people. Our expert team have helped to change a whole industry and have had a direct impact on over 7000 pharmacists, 8000 pharmacies and over 420 million pharmacy users. If you’re looking for a role with real impact, then look no further.

Our culture encourages our people to continually develop themselves and their career within a collaborative environment, if you have an idea of how to improve our product or service we want to hear it.

Working Environment; we offer the latest hardware and software, allowing you to work to the best of your ability without any worries.

Work/Life balance; we want our team to be happy and healthy, we try and ensure a good work life balance by offering hybrid working, regular team and Company get togethers and social activities

Recognition; on top of your well earned salary we identify and celebrate high performance with our annual company bonus programme.

Job Duties

You will be part of the QA team, and will work closely with the Software Development team to carry out the following duties:

  • Gain a high level of knowledge of the application and client use-cases to ensure the end-users experience is maintained and improved upon.

  • Provide feedback in the form of discussions, defects, feature requests to improve the quality of the product for the team and our clients.

  • Develop and maintain a successful quality assurance process.

  • Plan, document and report effective manual software test cycles

  • Assist the product delivery teams to improve the quality of the products

  • Assist with release management of the application

  • Have a desire to learn and develop test automation test processes (Cypress framework with Cucumber) with the assistance of the software team

  • Assist with the software support process alongside the rest of the team.

  • Effectively communicate the status of work progress to completion with application stakeholders

  • Identify and raise defects in a timely manner using Jira

  • Assist with the research and setup of suitable testing environments

Contact

Simply send your CV and a brief cover letter explaining which role you’d be interested in and why you think you’d be a great fit to recruitment@locatealocum.com

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