Our partner is an innovative cyber security company and we are building a trusted secure communications platform for mobile and Internet of Things (IoT).
The platform enables organisations and developers to create products with their APIs and quickly enter the market by removing barriers around compliance and security assurance.
Their patented software technology combines compression and encryption to enable high quality secure voice, video and messaging.
They were named one of the . The list of clients includes organisations such as Vodafone, IBM, BAE Systems, UK Ministry of Defence, US Department of Defense, UK and Global banks as well as other UK Government agencies.
Our vision for the role :
The Senior QA Engineer will design, develop, run, support, maintain and improve all QA activities. This is for all work be it internal product development, enhancements and R&D or external Projects with Clients under a Contract.
Role Requirements :
Design, development and execution of test cases based on requirements and user stories
Contributing to feature specification, estimation and development as part of an agile team ensuring quality is part of the process
Identifying, diagnosing and reporting of software issues
Preparation and execution of regression test plans
Identification of automation opportunities where feasible and appropriate
Setting up and maintaining test environments
Closely working with other team members in best practices for building quality software
Constantly reviewing the QA process to see areas of improvement and documenting key changes
Key Skills :
4 5+ years of software testing in a QA / testing related role
Exceptional attention to detail
Highly self-motivated and directed
Context-based exploratory or scenario based testing techniques
Detailed understanding of QA process and methodology
Willingness to learn new technologies and techniques
Demonstrable basic knowledge of database, network, O / S, dependencies and application issues
Ability to adjust test approach within existing application or testing environments when issues occur
Ability to troubleshoot, communicate, and resolve generalized system, data, and / or application issues
Experience of working in Agile environments
Experience installing and setting up software in environments
Experience in Jira
Performance Testing skills
Working with multi location Teams
English is essential and must be fluent in speaking and writing
Engagement with Clients to troubleshoot and document issues
Desirable Skills :
Writing SQL queries and using relational databases
Who we look for :
People who take ownership of what they do and proactively contribute
Team players with a drive to deliver, producing work on time and to a high standard
Independent thinkers who are inquisitive and not afraid to suggest new ideas
Individuals that are data driven but able to make judgement calls when necessary