Job Description


Contract Software Test Development Engineer

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Software Tester/test development engineer has arisen to join a small but established software team in Bradford. The company, who create bespoke software for clients globally are looking to add a Software Test Development Engineer to their back-end development team on a 6 month contract basis.
Key responsibilities:
Understanding user and stakeholder requirements of the products to create test strategies using agile methodologies.
Writing test specifications, plans and procedures
Developing and maintaining test harnesses
Maintaining Continuous Integration facilities
Supporting developers with test-driven development, and giving guidance to developers writing test scripts and other code in automated testing where appropriate
Writing automation test scripts to plug into an existing automated test environment.
Creating system release candidates for testing
Executing test scripts, automated as well as manual
Clear and reproducible reporting of issues into the defect tracking system, take part in the bug triage to describe the problem identified.The successful candidate must possess some or all the following skills/experience:
Experience of software testing on systems/user levels
Extensive knowledge of software testing techniques and their application to web mobile or server software
Experience with API test tool such as SOAP UI or Postman
Appreciation of the software development life cycle and quality assurance processesCONTRACT SOFTWARE TEST DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER BRADFORD - £NEGSTR Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy