Web QA and Tester role within an award winning company based in central Nottingham
August 10, 2017
Job Title – Web QA & Tester
Location – Central Nottingham
Salary - £24,000 - £28,000 Negotiable, based on experience
We are one of the UK’s leading providers of digital marketing services. We are a Google accredited partner delivering a comprehensive digital marketing service for clients around the world.
We work as one team. We take personal responsibility for our work, but we are free in sharing our knowledge and experience with the rest of the team. And we’re happy to go the extra step in order to delight our customers.
We make ideas clear and easy to understand. We speak plainly to our customers and to each other and we value brevity and simplicity. Being straightforward helps us to share common goals and understanding. And that means we get jobs done quickly and efficiently.
We believe in what we do, and are passionate about delivering great results for our customers. We celebrate success and praise each others’ work. Passion means laughter and finding the fun in our work. And that passion extends into our personal lives, with a balanced approach to life.
Our success is down to the talented people like you who work with us. As the Web QA & Tester you would be responsible for day-to-day testing of prioritised change through Agile.
Working as an integrated member of the agile team, within the Web Team, you will work closely with the Development Team Leader, Business Analysts and Technical Director to help ensure quality and innovation are at the forefront of our QA practices. You will be responsible for ensuring that development work meets specifications and is delivered to the highest quality within the sprint timelines.
You will also play a role within our Support department, triaging development issues, applying fixes where possible and working with the developers and other team members to find a speedy resolution to the issue.
Your main responsibilities include:
Carry out browser & device testing and feedback issues to the dev team
Day to day review and acceptance of development issues
Performance, HTML CSS & accessibility validation testing
Apply fixes for issues in content management systems, HTML, CSS and PHP
Support the developers with key development tasks
Participate with the team in Agile planning, retrospectives and reviews
Design tests and acceptance criteria under own direction
Performance estimates of testing effort required for backlog items
Understand specifications, business requirements and acceptance criteria
Review user stories and issues for quality and testability
Collaborate with developers, product owners, end users and others
Triage and report support issues & client feedback
Participate in and practice continual improvement for products and company actions & processes
Help develop automated testing practices and processes
It is your experience, track record and most importantly positive attitude that will get you this job.
In addition to a competitive salary, we at Hallam are also proud to provide a relaxed yet professional working environment that includes:
Industry-leading in house professional development and training, tailored to your specific career plans and needs
Fast track career development
Freedom to take responsibility and manage your own client work under our principle of “supported autonomy”
The opportunity to attend industry-leading conferences and seminars
Regular one-to-ones and support from our team to aid your development
Contribution matched pension
33 days holiday per year including bank holidays
And all the usual stuff digital agencies provide: free fruit in the office, cake day, a cute office dog, and our Ministry of Fun organises company lunches, dinners out and other activities