Software Tester

Job Title: Software Tester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Abingdon, England
Salary: Good
Start Date: 2018-02-26
Reference: 77129
Contact Name: Amanda Bury
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 05, 2018 09:44

Job Description

Software Tester – Contract – Oxfordshire 

Essential:-  Experience using C# and MVC. Working in an Agile environment. Experience developing on public cloud platforms (Google Cloud platform, Azure etc.)

Software Tester Skills:
  • Software Tester to have experience of working in an agile environment
  • Able to collaborate with different teams across the programme to promote a Quality Culture
  • Make sure processes and systems are in place to generate quality both at code and application level
  • Challenge decisions where necessary in a positive way
  • Design test strategies and test automation techniques
  • Able to understand, modify and maintain different levels of automation test pyramid
  • Experience in practices like pair programming, Test Driven Development (TDD), Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD), Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD)
  • Experience of using or developing open source test tools and test frameworks
  • Spike and recommend test tools depending on various project requirements
  • Experience of testing complex applications
  • Experience in testing of non-functionals e.g. performance, security
  • Experience of software development for the Cloud
  • Experience of testing Cloud native applications built on a microservice architecture
Software Tester Preferable skills:
  • Demonstrate an external test community footprint through conferences and blog post.
  • Awareness of software architecture, coding or scripting languages.
Software Tester – Contract – Oxfordshire

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK