Job Title: QA Software Tester
Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
Job type: Permanent - Full Time
Alfred H Knight are an independent provider of inspection and testing services. Established in 1881, AHK operates in more than 40 countries with a well-earned reputation for providing reliable, professional services.
We provide specialist services for a wide range of commodities within base and minor metals, steel raw materials, ferroalloys, precious metals, platinum group metals, industrial minerals, solid fuels and fertilisers. Our clients include miners, smelters, refineries, traders, financial institutions and government bodies.
We maintain rigorous quality standards to ensure that our operations provide the highest level of services to our clients. We achieve this through compliance with industry standards and regulations for laboratory, inspection and quality management, including ISO: IEC 17025, 17020, 9001, 14001 and 45001.
Our people are our finest asset and as a truly global company, we value diversity, and respect people from all backgrounds.
We have a fantastic opportunity for a QA Software Tester to join our IT Team. The role is a perfect opportunity for an experienced QA Software Tester to ensure AHK's business systems perform at the highest level expected. As part of the Software Development/QA team, you will develop, document and execute test plans and test cases ensuring that the appropriate level of testing has been performed. You will work closely with the development team and business analysts to ensure the system meets the highest of standards prior to release. You will also communicate any failure to meet these high standards efficiently, using tracking systems for team visibility.
Required Knowledge/Work Experience:
- Must have current experience as a QA Software Tester
- Excellent communication skills
- Experience configuring and setting up test environments and managing them effectively
- Experience with the design, documentation and configuration of test data
- Experience maintaining regression scripts to reflect current system behaviour
- The ability to work under pressure on multiple projects within your project timeframes.
- Experience of Agile, Scrum and Stand-Ups
- ISTQB qualification in software testing
- Basic knowledge of SQL
- Experience with tools such as JIRA and Google apps
We are offering an excellent opportunity with a salary and benefits package to match including pension, life assurance and an employee assistance programme.
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Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; Software tester; QA; Software QA; IT Software Tester; Software QA tester; Manual Tester; Software testing; Software Test Analyst may be also considerate for this role.
Software Quality Assurance (Sqa)
Scrum (Software Development)
Agile Software Development