Senior QA Engineer

Hybrid working (3 days Becrypt Head Office/Home Working)

Purpose:

We are looking for a super-sharp Test Engineer to work in our Agile development teams. You will be working in a great atmosphere on stimulating projects with other talented test engineers.

 

We will need you to provide high quality testing services to the engineering team, working with other testers assigned to a project.

 

You will be working closely with developers and the product owner. Our testing work involves gaining a deep understanding of the product so that you can focus on your testing activities.

Principle duties:

  • Gain a deep technical understanding of the product you are testing to a developer level
  • Working with developers, other testers and product experts, write effective and efficient tests
  • Carry out both formally scripted and exploratory testing
  • Actively participate in sprint planning and other project group activities

Essential Skills:

  • Minimum four years’ experience working as a tester
  • Demonstrable ability to write efficient and effective manual tests
  • A strong interest in the technical side of information technology and software development
  • Working knowledge of Ubuntu or other Linux distributions
  • Use of defect tracking tools (Jira, Xray)
  • Strong understanding of API testing
  • Good understanding of testing on mobile devices
  • Basic networking knowledge
  • Comfortable using command line tools
  • Debug / troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication, both written and verbal
  • Ability to drive quality of the product
  • STEM degree or similar equivalent qualifications

 

Desirable:

  • Basic understanding of API automation using Python

 

Qualities:

  • Team player
  • Excellent communicator
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solver
  • Self-motivated

 

Benefits package:

  • 25 days annual leave (plus additional days after 2, 5 & 10 years service)
  • Up to 5 days holiday purchase available
  • Private medical insurance (including dental & optical and travel insurance)
  • Health cashback scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Life cover 4 x salary
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Employee referral scheme

 

Additional Information:

This role will be subject to employee screening and will require SC Clearance

Interested?

If this sounds like you, and you’re looking for your next exciting challenge, we’d love to hear from you. Please get in touch.

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