Interactive QA Tester/Analyst at Hogarth, London, Feb 2022 Start, £Freelance Rate

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  • London, UK
  • Nov 25, 2021
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Contract Description

Freelance Interactive QA Tester / Analyst

London, England, United Kingdom

Hogarth Worldwide is the world’s leading creative content production company. Born to make the best work brilliantly, we combine craft, insight and technology to bring creative work to life for many of the world’s most famous brands.

Founded 13 years ago, Hogarth has grown from a start-up to over 4,500 people, across 30 key cities and is now part of WPP. Obsessively striving for better is in our DNA, it is the reason for our existence and continues to drive us forward in all that we do, making Hogarth an exciting place to work and a great place to achieve your career ambitions.

Hogarth Worldwide is a leading creative production company, producing advertising and marketing content for many of the world’s most famous brands, across all media around the world. Hogarth was founded 10 years ago and has grown from a start-up to over 4,000 people, across 28 cities worldwide and is now part of the WPP family. Our rapid growth continues to drive us forward making Hogarth an exciting place to work and a great place to achieve your career ambitions.

We're looking for freelance Interactive QA Tester / Analysts to join us for an exciting project during February and March 2022, with onsite training anticipated to be held at the end of January. The role will likely be working onsite in an office in London. We anticipate the role will fall inside IR35. Hours will be 10 hours per day over 6 days per week. 

The Company:

Hogarth Worldwide is a leading creative production company, producing advertising and marketing content for many of the world’s most famous brands, across all media around the world. Hogarth was founded 10 years ago and has grown from a start-up to over 4,000 people, across 28 cities worldwide and is now part of the WPP family. Our rapid growth continues to drive us forward making Hogarth an exciting place to work and a great place to achieve your career ambitions.

The Role:

You must display excellent written and oral skills, with demonstrated interpersonal and organizational abilities. You need to be enthusiastic about technology and constantly looking at the next innovation. You should be able to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to perform testing with accuracy, under pressure and aggressive timelines and can log defects correctly in the client’s defect management tool. Should be process oriented and follow the client’s standards and procedures. Should be proactive and keen to uncover errors.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Meet challenging deadlines, documenting and adhering to process at all times 

  • Collaborate and contribute to the processes and procedures in place to ensure a smooth flow of work through the QC department 

  • Be able to plan, estimate and strategize the work. 

  • Carry out administrative tasks to do with configuration management 

  • Manage all tickets and bugs through QA tools 

  • Be able to write test plans and document progress 

  • Proven accuracy and attention to detail 

  • Enthusiasm born of pride in the output 

  • Understanding of basic Unix commands to be able to navigate through the terminal and execute scripts 

  • Work within a carefully constructed process quickly but accurately
  • Examine and test output against checklist of criteria to ensure standards
  • Communicate issues with colleagues, account teams or seniors for executive resolution. Active participation in the resolution process.

Requirements:

  • Work across both Mac and PC platforms (mainly in Client environment)
  • Extensive Front-end Web Page
  • Webpage Creative Compliance and Formatting, according to style sheet Copy and Content QA according to brief
  • Image, video and other media assets
  • Cross Browser Compatibility 

  • Localization testing 

  • Usability and Accessibility Testing 

  • Device testing – Familiarity with Fluid, page responsiveness 

  • Knowledge on any Defect Management tool (JIRA, Mercury/Rational tools) 

  • Familiarity with SQL – Intermediate level 

  • Basic Knowledge of Unix/Linux (Shell scripting) 

  • Able to run test scripts
  • Familiarity with email client testing across major mail clients (including Outlook and Mail)
  • Familiarity with web email testing across major email clients (including Gmail, O ce365, Yahoo!)
    • Link Testing