QA Manual Test Engineer at MyTutor, Remote, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • Sep 11, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Were looking for an excited freelance QA manual test engineer, who enjoys breaking digital products and doesnt mind taking on a variety of release quality challenges.

Ideally, youll be experienced in working closely with other developers, QA and product people. Youll want to work in a collaborative working environment where ideas can be aired, differing opinions experimented with and sensible solutions chosen.

Engagement Objective (3-months)
We are looking for someone to ensure the quality of our releases as we are transitioning to an automated process.


Note that the candidate should own and want to work on his own equipment/devices.

Skills/qualifications you may already have

Practical experience in structured manual testing - designing, writing (in common language) and executing tests
Experience in testing mobile and web-based applications
Comfortable working in an agile environment using Scrum/Kanban
Excellent communication skills and a enjoys being part of a team
Experience with SQL is a plus


Expand and maintain the existing manual testing suite
Execute manual tests whenever required, primarily before releases
Manage releases schedule and on-the-day comms
Work closely with our test automation engineer to document the system
Work with product on feature acceptance criteria
Research and implement new ways of maintaining the manual test suite
Contribute constructively in improving agile practices


Work in an always learning organisation
Helping to improve the educational outcomes of thousands of young people
Opportunity to work autonomously and make use of your creative flair
Work from home

More On MyTutor

MyTutor is the UKs leading online platform for one-to-one learning to empower every pupil with the expertise they need to reach their potential. Through our highly-engaged tutor community and smart, interactive Online Lesson Space, we envision a future where every student can access high-quality one-to-one support.

With the growing demand for personalised education, tutoring is a £2bn market in the UK alone. MyTutor is one of the fastest-growing and best-funded EdTech businesses in Europe. To date, weve worked with over 400+ state schools - and run 40000+ sessions with disadvantaged pupils who get their tuition-free via school, and 250,000 lessons with families across the UK and the world. Were an exciting, fast-growing startup business with a friendly team of over 30 based in the City.

What Were Building

Weve handpicked the best tutors from across the UK and built the worlds most advanced online learning space to empower schools, universities and parents to give every student access to the one-to-one support they deserve. We harness our tutors recent experience, subject passion, and up-to-date academic knowledge to inspire secondary school pupils and help them achieve better results.

Our use of data, including a matching algorithms, helps us to optimise matches based on personality, aspirations and areas of expertise. Our fast-growing relationships with secondary schools across the UK are enabling us to build a trusted brand that parents can depend on.

Note to recruitment agencies

MyTutor does not accept speculative resumes from recruitment agencies that are not already working with us. Any unsolicited resumes sent to us will be treated as property of MyTutor, and any attached terms and conditions associated with these CV 's will be null and void.