Software Tester - Enterprise Software

Location London
Discipline: Software Development
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: + Bens + Bonus
Contact name: James Shenton

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Job ref: BH-79
Published: 28 days ago
Startdate: 2021-05-27 00:00:00
Software Tester with strong manual testing skills, specifically functional and regression testing for complex enterprise software / COTS / SASS Software products is required to test highly complex software for the scientific / pharma industry which is used by scientists to help enable vaccine and drug discovery by world leading software company in the London Bridge area to join test of around 8 people.

Currently the test team is working from home, but it’s expected once they return to the office, they will work two days or more if you like from the office.

  • Sound manual software testing experience including functional testing and regression testing
  • Experience of writing test plans and testing to existing specifications
  • Experience of ideally testing a complex enterprise software product / Software Product / SAAS products
  • Experience of estimating testing efforts and working to deadlines
  • Meticulous attention to detail as these systems are working scientific labs so software quality is imperative.
  • Experience of the Windows Operating System
  • Experience of working with Scrum / Agile methodologies / Developers
  • Ideally you will have some knowledge of SQL (Oracle, T-SQL) or TSQL etc
  • Ideally have experience of creating incident reports and communicate progress with tools such as Bugzilla, JIRA etc
  • Project tracking / Project Planning experience
  • Strong organisation and planning skills with
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong degree (2:1 or above) from a Red Brick / Russell University ideally in a Computer Science or Scientific / Maths Discipline with sound A Levels.

This is an outstanding chance to flex your test skills for a respected software company who’s complex software helps enable new drug discovery and could be ideal for someone with an interest in Biotechnology / science etc.

The company has a friendly culture and will provide training on their product as well as the challenge yourself on a very complex product.

Opus Resourcing are a boutique IT employment Agency who are relied on by a number of world leading technology companies and brands to assist resource their contract and permanent positions.