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Software Tester

  • Location

    South East United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Engineering, IT & Development

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary based on experience

  • Contact:

    Natasha Booluck

  • Job ref:

    5307

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-20

We currently have a great permanent opportunity available for an experienced Software Tester to join a world-leading broadcast product manufacturer, based in the South East of England.

As a Software Tester you will be responsible for testing an array of broadcast video and graphics software applications within a Windows environment. You will create test plans for both existing and new software releases and features, write and run manual tests, script and analyse automated tests in Python, investigate product defects and provide reports on the quality of software.

Candidates will have proven experience as a Software Test Engineer and ideally be ISEB / ISTQB Foundation certified or a have a similar level qualification or equivalent industry experience. You will also have previous experience of testing Windows based applications and writing automated test scripts using Python, along with the ability to design test plans and strategies, write and execute test cases and open and verify software bugs. Strong problem-solving skills are also key.

Any additional experience of scripting in JavaScript, PHP, Powershell or BASH and knowledge of Jira, Visual Studio, Azure Virtual Machine, Adobe Photoshop and test case management systems would be highly advantageous. Previous experience of testing broadcast, media or video-related software solutions would also be beneficial.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a market leader in the television broadcast industry at an exciting time of growth, offering the chance to work as part of a close-knit team and longer-term personal and career development.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience to be considered for this role and you are eligible to work in the UK without restriction, please apply now.

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