Location: Taunton, England
Reporting to: QA Team Leader
You will be part of Metron’s QA department, which spans three teams covering the ongoing development and support of athene®
, our core product, in an Agile environment. You will initially join the Support team, but can expect to subsequently spend time in our Development teams too. You will liaise closely with other team members to understand requirements and use industry standard testing methods to create, maintain and execute manual and automated test cases and scripts.
You must be capable of performing your duties successfully with little supervision or guidance.
You will design, create, execute, monitor, debug, maintain and enhance manual and automated testing scripts and data using approved tools, and in line with our automated testing principles. All tests must be repeatable, reusable, scalable, efficient and easy to maintain.
You will provide regular status reports on the progress of automated testing services.
You must be highly motivated, capable and confident in all aspects of the role. You must have strong analytical abilities and exceptional attention to detail, along with excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills to ensure the detecting and documenting of defects throughout all phases of testing.
A background in software testing, and an understanding and appreciation of good software test practices, including the use of source code management systems and project standards / guidelines.
- ISTQB certified.
- Proven, strong, manual, functional and non-functional testing skills.
- Experience of, or strong desire to develop, test automation skills including Selenium WebDriver with C#, FitNesse and White.
Enthusiastic and flexible, with excellent verbal and written English skills, and a strong sense of responsibility.
A competitive salary is offered to the right person and will depend on experience and aptitude.
Normal working hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, with an hour for lunch.
Metron offers private health insurance, a contributory pension scheme and an initial 20 days holiday allowance per year, rising with service.
Telephone: David Watson on +44 1823-259231