Web QA and Tester role within an award winning company based in central Nottingham


Job Title – Web QA & Tester

Location – Central Nottingham

Salary - £24,000 - £28,000 Negotiable, based on experience

Company details

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.

Job Description:

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.

Key Requirements

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.

The Benefits

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”

  • Flexitime working

  • 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


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