In April 2018, it was announced globally that from 1st of January 2019, Brel Kjr and HBM will be merging their activities into a new company called HBK (Hottinger, Brel Kjr). With more than 3,000 employees worldwide and production facilities in Denmark, Germany, the UK, the USA, China and Portugal and presence in 80 countries, HBK becomes a leading global powerhouse.
Both companies currently operate within the Test and Measurement segment of Spectris, the productivity-enhancing instrumentation and controls company.
Position: Senior Software QA Analyst Location: Rotherham Job type: Full Time, Permanent Hours: 37.5 hours per week Salary: Competitive
Closing date: 28th February 2020
About the role:
This is an exciting opportunity for an organised, experienced and motivated individual to join a world-wide leading supplier of durability, test and analysis software.
The position is focussed on Automated and Manual Testing of a web-based platform for creating, sharing, and running engineering apps and analysis processes. It delivers an integrated solution for uniting engineering processes and driving performance across physical test and CAE simulation departments. The product is called nCode Aqira.
- Develop, execute and maintain automated and / or manual testing frameworks for Web based software produced in-house. We have an aim for 100% test automation for this product in order to enable CI and CD. - Document test plans and test cases, both automated and interactive. - Liaise with Developers and Product Owners to determine test requirements and generate valid test data. - Bug / Defect Management. - Designing acceptance test criteria for functional and non-functional requirements. - Participate and contribute during the acceptance criteria discovery phase from a QA perspective.
- 5 years plus experience of software testing including automated web testing and ideally performance testing. - 5 years plus experience of testing web-based applications; including cross-browser compatibility testing. - Knowledge and experience of Test Case Management software such as qTest. - Knowledge and experience of working with remote teams, such as testing teams in India. - Knowledge and experience of open source testing frameworks, including Selenium or Cucumber. - A solid understanding of how to manufacture and manage test data in an enterprise-class development environment. - Knowledge and experience of SQL, Java or batch / shell scripting. - Knowledge and experience of Behaviour Driven Development. - Knowledge and experience of working in an Agile Environment where the development process uses test driven development, to support Developers and ensure quality assurance is captured.
Essential personal attributes:
To be successful in this role, you need to be a motivated and proactive individual with the ability to prioritise and plan tasks. You will be enthusiastic with good communication skills, excellent attention to detail and have the ability to work as part of a small team as well as on your own initiative.
The job will provide you with an opportunity to further your career alongside some of the best and most passionate technology experts from around the world in a leading company within the test and measurement industry. You will be a strong contributor who collaborates closely with colleagues from various business functions all over the world.
Freedom with responsibility is the framework for HBKs employees. This allows for a good balance between work and family life and for constant development of professional and personal skills in an international and enjoyable working environment.
Contact and application deadline.
Please send your application and CV to no later than 28th February 2020, with Senior Software QA Analyst in the subject line.
You may have experience of the following: Software Tester, Software Test Engineer, Software Support Analyst, Software Support Engineer, Application Support Analyst, Application Support Engineer, QA Tester, QA Analyst, QA Test Engineer, QA Test Analyst, QA Engineer etc.