Position: Quality Assurance Tester

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Position: Quality Assurance Tester

Are you an experienced software tester? We’re looking for a Quality Assurance Tester to join our software development testing team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the quality of code delivered across multiple systems and assisting in the delivery of RFID Discovery’s testing programme, including working with both on-shore and off-shore teams.

Location: Milton Keynes office with remote working available

Reports to: Test Lead

Key accountabilities

  • Reviewing project specifications and working with the on-shore and off-shore development teams to understand the system requirements, including the system software architecture, design, interfaces, use cases, etc.
  • To take responsibility for testing of RFID Discovery systems and products, ensuring effective problem solving and resolution actions are implemented effectively
  • To assist in managing test process associated with effective testing, ensuring that they are continuously adhered to and that changes to improve quality and efficiency are identified and communicated

Key deliverables

  • Generating and presenting test plans to validate the requirements and functionality as per the project specifications
  • Performance testing (performing load tests or simulations)
  • Testing of API’s and services
  • Database validation
  • Mobile testing (Android)
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • Developing test scenarios and generating detailed test procedures to properly and rigorously test the system requirements and functionality
  • Executing tests and validating test results as detailed in the test procedures
  • Identifying, analysing, and documenting any defects discovered during testing, ensuring a full defect evidence log is provided for any defects raised to assist in resolution
  • Working with the development teams to troubleshoot and resolve issues
  • Generating test reports to document all test results
  • Working with teams to handover knowledge of product functionality
  • Being prepared to work additional hours as may be required to meet deadlines from time to time
  • Any other duties required to assist in supporting the achievement of the company objectives

Key Relationships

On-shore and Off-shore development teams consisting of test lead, testers, developers, support and business analysts

The candidate

We are looking for an individual with a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role, who is able to demonstrate the following:

  • Working experience within software development and software testing lifecycles
  • 3+ years practical experience in product test/software test/quality assurance
  • 3+ years testing experience across browser-based applications, mobile application, database testing, cloud-based applications and API testing
  • Experience with API testing tools such as Postman, SoapUI or similar software
  • Experience with all Windows based operating systems
  • Experience with SQL Server and SQL query writing
  • Experience with issue management systems, such as Jira, Azure DevOps Server etc.
  • Working in various development lifecycle methods, such as Agile/Waterfall/DevOps
  • Experience of distributed software architectures
  • Experience with all Windows based and Linux based operating systems
  • Experience debugging code
  • Automation test experience
  • Previous UAT experience
  • Experience with Jira/Confluence/Zephyr
  • Experience with Linux operation systems
  • Experience with AWS/Azure server management


  • ISTQB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing - Desirable
  • Appropriate computer science degree or similar - Desireable

The company

  • Small friendly team within a large group
  • Global opportunities
  • €108m Turnover

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If you feel you have the right skills, experience and can-do attitude to fulfil this role please complete the form below. No agencies please!

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