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Software Tester - Leeds + home working

  • Location:

    Leeds

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Katrina Muruganinrajah

  • Contact email:

    katrina.rajah@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-042021-139902_1635182215

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-24

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Software Tester - Leeds + Home Working

Successful technology house and digital product based business going through further growth this year due to continued success and new clients on-boarded this year, are looking for a new Software Tester in the team.





Software Tester - Leeds + Home Working

Mid level - Senior roles (2 X)

Salary to £50,000

Regular home working


As my client in Leeds continue to grow their software team, they have an exciting opportunity for a Manual Test Analyst to join them. With a strong collaborative focus and a drive for continuous improvement, you'll be a key part of the Delivery Team as they work to implement features to delight our customers. You'll be an experienced testing professional, with a strong testing background and a desire to iterate, innovate, and instigate quality-driven approaches and processes. You'll know all the basic testing techniques and some of the advanced ones too! A passion for Quality and Continuous Improvement is essential.

***Any exposure to Java, TestNG and Allure would be a huge bonus***

The business offers a flexible working model after Covid with a mix of a couple of days at home and office based work with flexible hours. The offices are based in Central Leeds

This is the perfect opportunity to be a part of meaningful change to our flagship and newer products, and help drive a culture of excellence in everything we do.

What you'll do:

  • To be involved in the entire Software Delivery Lifecycle
  • Help shape the future of the team and be a Quality advocate
  • To prevent the creation of defects in our software
  • To work proactively with the team to instil quality into our products and practices
  • To embed modern testing approaches as a part of a whole-team responsibility for quality
  • To communicate and collaborate effectively
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment
  • A cradle-to-grave approach to 'baking quality in' to Software Delivery
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • A proactive, positive 'can-do' attitude
  • Well versed in a variety of testing techniques and approaches
  • Solution-orientated

We are also looking for people with personal skills like:

  • Excellent communication skills to fully understand, question and report on work requests.
  • Flexible and reliable in approach to work.
  • Resilient, with the ability to work under pressure and remain focused on business goals.
  • Ability and willingness to work both as part of a team and as an individual as required.



If this role sounds like something you would be interested in, please get in contact with Katrina at Oliver James at katrina.rajah @ oliverjames.com or click APPLY to this job advert.