Software Tester - Rugeley

£30k £35k DOE - Testing
Ref: 789 Date Posted: Thursday 05 May 2022
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Suitable for:  Software Tester, Test Analyst, Manual Tester with experience of automation and manual testing plus system, regression and integration testing in agile environment

Location: Homebased/office (WS15) 3 days in office,  2 working from home

Duration: Permanent

Salary: C£30k-£35k DOE

Please note that unfortunately, our client is unable to offer sponsorship

Our client is looking for an experienced Software Tester who will ensure that our exceptional levels of software quality and deployments are met.


  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Software Tester, Test Analyst, Manual Tester or similar
  • Be able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Be a critical thinker and have excellent problem-solving skills
  • Have a sense of ownership and pride in the performance of the software and its impact on the success of projects
  • Possess excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills


  • Any experience or knowledge of automated testing would be beneficial or an interest in learning it
  • Having an understanding and comprehensive knowledge of the general insurance market is highly desirable

The Role:

The Software Tester will;

  • Perform mainly manual tests to ensure software created by developers is fit for purpose
  • Analysis of software specifications produced by the product and project teams to:
    • Determine test plans
    • Execution of test scripts
    • Qualification of release impacts
    • Communicate and alert issues to key stakeholders
  • Analyse user stories and use requirements to establish validity and feasibility
  • Execute all levels of testing (system, integration and regression)
  • Apply quality engineering principles throughout the Agile product lifecycle
  • Establish effective working relationships with the project team
  • Develop and manage test plans, utilising automated software testing tools

Full Job description is available on request

To apply:  Please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call or e-mail the office and someone will help you / get back to you.

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