Quality Assurance Tester at Waracle, Edinburgh, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Edinburgh, UK
  • Oct 11, 2019
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Waracle is looking for a contract software testing professional to be part of our team in Edinburgh. Youll be working with a team of highly skilled coders on a Fintech based project.

Do you have experience of testing mobile and web based projects?

Do you have test automation experience in web, mobile and the API layer?

Do you enjoy breaking software in a creative way and enjoy working in a dynamic and multi-project environment?

THE ROLE

Our Quality Assurance Testers have a passion for software quality from the requirements gathering stage through to delivery and beyond and with that have a fine eye for detail. Working with clients you will gather their requirements and have an ability to understand clients goals and needs and to ensure that the software delivers on those. Having a perspective on software quality beyond functionality, taking into account the end user experience to help protect the Client within a regulated industry and experience of working closely with a team of developers to deliver. You would also write acceptance tests and product test suites.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
Mobile platform: ensure identification, coverage and exploration of platform-specific/niche use cases
Automation: Improving test automation coverage for mobile apps
Test packs: able to create or contribute to existing test packs
Communication: Enthusiast, advocate, patient, collaborator, influencer, nurturer
Ticket hygiene champion: next level attention to detail and clear comms in tickets
Time Management: Be able to keep track of testing deadlines across projects to ensure on-time, quality delivery.
Have experience of testing feature work in sprints in Agile projects.
Understanding of API testing, and able to work from API contracts/ Swagger docs. Experience of using Postman.
Awareness of full stack client server technologies and cloud (ideally AWS) implementations
Basic coding ability - JS/node/python
Experience of UI/UX testing on desktop and mobile

THE TEAM

Waracle is an unconventional company we like to think out of the box and we want staff who do too. If youre successful in your application you can expect:
To work on some of the most innovative Digital projects.
A relaxed working environment
A friendly team
Innovation and entrepreneurship we launch startups and incubate them around Waracle
Innovation in training weve launched our own Digital Academy to share our knowledge and grow our team
Our clients, development projects and staff are very diverse. The digital innovation projects move fast and continually push the boundaries of what can be achieved with mobile app development and IoT strategy. Weve a strong ethos to learning and working together, weve no doubt youll feel part of an energetic and quirky team.