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  • 21st May

    Senior Automation Tester

    — Rapid business growth & career progression

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £40K - £50K
    Variety of web, mobile & data science application projects centred on IIoT.  High-growth period with scope to get from 35 to 100 in the next 2 years.  International customer base working with a diverse range of household names.  A well-reputed predictive analytics & application consulting provider is going through a rapid period of growth and are looking for a Senior Automation Tester to join their team. Born in America, the Bristol office is now at 35 (developers, testers, data scientists/engineers) with scope to get to 50 in 2019, and 100 in the next 2 years. They work in a highly Agile environment, working with an incredibly diverse & global customer base spread across the UK, Australia, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Spain & Monaco. The business is constantly looking to integrate new & emerging technologies into the business; a lot of their techies are customer facing as well.  What skills you'll need Proven expertise within automation testing, ideally with a breadth of technology exposure.  Significant knowledge of various automated testing tools, such as Selenium & JMeter.  Ability to write test cases & strategies. API testing and an understanding of software security would be useful.  Experience of testing within a cloud environment.  Awareness of any of the following technologies would be highly beneficial: React/Redux, JavaScript/TypeScript, Python, CI/CD etc.  Understanding of Agile/Scrum methodologies and ability to work in a highly Agile environment.  What you'll be doing  Joining a team of c15 developers/testers within the data science team, you will take a passion for innovation and drive the quality assurance across all projects. It’s expected that you will use your automation expertise to advocate best practices across the business, as well as helping more junior developers to learn about things like unit testing. The ultimate aim is to improve test strategy across the data science team and this role will play an integral part in that journey. It’s highly Agile so you’ll be involved in regular sprints; you’ll be in a very changeable environment so you’ll need to be adaptable to different tech and offer openness to integrating new & emerging tech/tools into the wider stack.  What you'll get in return for your experience The company offer a very relaxed & casual environment, offering flexible working hours (core day is 10am – 4pm) and plenty of scope for training & progression. As the business expands there could be scope to move into a senior position depending on which way you see your career going, and they encourage their employees to go on a range of training courses & tech conferences. They’re offering a generous salary (c£50K), health pension scheme and free food in the office. It really does have the culture of a start-up but with the backing of a large international business!  What next? Sound like the role for you? Drop Joe a message or give us a call to find out more! 
  • 10th May

    QA Engineer

    — Learn automation testing

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £25k-£35k
    Shape the QA testing function, become the go to tester. Award winning start-up with a small close-knit team.    Outstanding career progression opportunities. An award-winning video advertising start-up based in central Bristol are looking for a QA Engineer. They are seeking someone who has had exposure to automation and is keen to develop their skills, and possibly even get into some software development. They’ve grown steadily and are looking for people who can bring ideas and help drive the business forward. What you’ll need Experience in a software testing role, manual or automation. Exposure to automation testing tools such as Selenium and Maven, you don’t need to be an expert. You will be confident in writing clear and concise test cases. Familiarity with Java is quite important, but not a deal breaker. Be able to manage test data and environments by keeping relevant test pages. The ability to introduce new test processes such as new tools, programs and methodologies. Ability to pick up more automation if you only use a little bit. Interest in programming languages and modern technology. Team player, good communication skills and forward thinking. What you’ll be doing As a QA Engineer, you will be involved in the entire development lifecycle as a key member of the development team. You’ll be responsible for quality assurance with an emphasis on test automation, alongside this you will be working closely with the product owner to define the automation testing lifecycle. As this is a video advertising start-up you will be testing third-party video players and ad-serving technology so this would be dependent on the client. With this role you will be writing high quality, value driven test cases whilst writing automated test cases in Java using Selenium and JUnit frameworks. The product owner will also expect you to take the initiative in evolving and continuously improving the team’s approach to testing. What you’ll get in return for your talents This company are growing and are always open to hearing what other benefits should be included but they are offering share options for the lucky candidate to buy from day 1, a competitive salary of up to £35k, 25 days holiday a year which includes your bank holidays, Birthday off – if you are lucky enough to have your birthday during the working week and even the opportunity to continue your personal development with training courses. What’s next? If this sounds like your next role, contact Callum on 0117 926 9530 or [email protected]
  • 2nd May

    Software Test Engineer

    — outstanding software-house

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £30K - £35K
    Manual testing for cutting-edge space systems. Learn automation. Flexible working hours, excellent training & development, on-site parking. A leading developer of advanced technology solutions is looking for an ambitious Software Test Engineer to join them in their central Bristol offices. They work predominantly with blue-chip and public sectors organisations across some seriously exciting sectors such as marine, environment, government and space. Working with some of the largest technology businesses in the world, you’ll be working on a variety of challenging and rewarding projects including applications for grounded and on-board space systems. You’ll have the opportunity to occasionally travel to client site to offer support and see the real world application of your work first hand. What skills you’ll need A background in software testing or software engineering. Previous experience of formal test programmes such as verification and validation. An understanding of good software development practices including documentation. Experience of Java is highly desirable. Knowledge of TDD and BDD techniques would be a bonus. A good working knowledge of the Software Testing Lifecycle such as UAT. Ability to produce test documentation such as test scenarios & results reports. Experience of Automation testing, particularly of Web and Desktop applications would be advantageous. Security clearance or a willingness to obtain SC. What you’ll be doing Joining a collaborative team of Engineers you will be supporting the integration and testing of large scale systems and Java applications critical to the operation of grounded and on-board space systems. Working in an Agile environment, you will be responsible for running Manual tests and lend a hand to automation testing to support the analysis of software anomalies. Further, there will be opportunity for you to visit client site to offer support and assist with testing when required, meaning you’ll be able to see the impact of your work in a real world setting. This is a great opportunity to further your experience of Automation testing, working collaboratively with talented Engineers in some major sectors working on tech-leading projects.     What you’ll get in return for your talents Not only will you get to work on some tech-leading projects in some seriously exciting sectors you will be entitled to 25 days holiday rising by 1 each year. Also on offer is flexible working hours, on-site parking, a generous pension contribution, private health, life assurance, income protection, SIP, Childcare Vouchers along with excellent training and opportunity to enhance/develop your Automation skills. What’s next? Want to know more? Send an up to date CV to Ellen for more info.  
  • 1st May

    Test Automation Engineer

    — Java 8, Automation, TDD & BDD

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £35K - £45K
    Work with the latest automation tools for cutting-edge space systems. Award-winning organisation. Flexible working hours, excellent training & development, on-site parking. A leading developer of advanced technology solutions is looking for an ambitious Test Automation Engineer to join them in their central Bristol offices. They work predominantly with blue-chip and public sectors organisations across some seriously exciting sectors such as marine, environment, government and space. Working with some of the largest technology businesses in the world, you’ll be working on a variety of challenging and rewarding projects including applications for grounded and on-board space systems. You’ll have the opportunity to occasionally travel to client site to offer support and see the real world application of your work first hand. What skills you’ll need Proven test automation experience with either Selenium or Cucumber, preferably on web or desktop applications. Good working knowledge of Java within TDD and BDD toolsets. Awareness of the SDLC and where various testing tools are appropriate. Ability to produce test documentation such as test scenarios & results reports. An awareness of the DevOps culture of working (CI, Build/Automation etc.). Good knowledge of a range of test management tools, for example HP ALM, QC etc. Significant understanding of Linux. What you’ll be doing Joining a collaborative team of Engineers you will be supporting the integration and testing of large scale systems and Java applications critical to the operation of grounded and on-board space systems. You’ll be expected to take responsibility for defining automation test plans and supporting large & complex client test delivery, ensuring that it meets quality, time & cost objectives at all times. You’ll take part in regular sprints, constantly reviewing test processes and practices to keep the team adaptable to change Further, there will be opportunity for you to visit client site to offer support and assist with testing when required, meaning you’ll be able to see the impact of your work in a real world setting. This is a great opportunity to further your experience of Automation testing, working collaboratively with talented Engineers in some major sectors working on tech-leading projects.     What you’ll get in return for your talents Not only will you get to work on some tech-leading projects in some seriously exciting sectors you will be entitled to 25 days holiday rising by 1 each year. Also on offer is flexible working hours, on-site parking, a generous pension contribution, private health, life assurance, income protection, SIP, Childcare Vouchers along with excellent training and opportunity to further develop your automation skills. What’s next? Want to know more? Send an up to date CV to Ellen for more info.
  • 26th Apr

    QA Engineer

    — Web, Apps, Automation - Progressive Software House

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    £32K-£37K
    Innovative digital products, amazing client base. ? Exciting projects, R&D/innovation focus.   Training/conference budget, hacks, emerging tech and more. Hugely successful digital specialist in Bristol with a reputation for innovation and quality are looking to add to their 20 strong technical team. As a QA Tester within the team you’ll be testing a wide range of sites and applications for some seriously cool clients. What skills you'll be needing Understanding of Mobile device testing and cross browser testing process and test tools. Knowledge of Security testing XSS, XSRF, SQL Injection. Ability to help manage Test case / Issue tracking management tools. Preparing and maintaining test documentation, scripts and data. Able to conduct Performance and Load testing for large scale projects. Proficient in SEO checks for large scale projects. Good understanding of Test Automation best practices and frameworks. The capacity to be able to setup CI build tasks and an understanding of DevOps. A passion for web Accessibility. Thorough knowledge of structured development and QA methodologies and processes. Identify and report defects in a timely and efficient manner. What you'll be doing Working alongside some seriously talented developers and testers you’ll be able to improve every element of your game on projects that are genuinely exciting. They’re constantly inventing and re-inventing so need someone who keeps a keen interest in the latest and emerging tech. Projects will include complex web and application testing right through to experimenting with AR etc. You will join a growing, highly focused and passionate QA team and be expected to collaborate with your work colleagues to ensure quality measures are met across multiple lines of work, for some worldwide recognised brands. What you'll get in return for your talents There’s a real variety of work on offer, no day is likely to be the same as the one before here! With a salary of up to £37K you'll find the team take part in regular R&D time (half a day per week) building new products and learning new tech and ways of testing as a group; many of the team have attended international tech conferences and gained certifications. There’s plenty on offer in terms of career progression as well as a training budget, pension, healthcare, long Christmas shutdown (2 weeks), Friday beers/takeaway, powerful kit and a programme of fun socials/trips. What's next Like the sound of this one? Send in your CV to Tareek (01179269530) now for more info.
  • 10th Apr

    QA Automation Engineers

    — Flexible working, modern tech

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    Competitive
    Global business with exciting & rapid growth plans!  Progressive and adaptable technology exposure spread across multiple stacks. High-level creative solutions for global organisations and household names. A well-reputed digital tech consultancy is looking for a number of Automation Testers to join their outstanding team. With scope for rapid growth over the next couple of years, this opportunity will offer excellent scope for progression and a great chance to pick up a range of modern and emerging technology.  What skills you’ll need Proven test automation experience with either Selenium or Cucumber, with demonstrable ability to design & implement test automation frameworks.  Significant understanding of integration, user acceptance, performance, functional & non-functional system testing.  Good knowledge of administering a test management tool (HP ALM, QC etc.)  Awareness of the SDLC and where various testing tools are appropriate to use within the lifecycle.  Comfortable working in a highly changeable and Agile environment.  An ISTQB or similar would be beneficial. Any client-facing or consultative experience would be highly advantageous, but not essential.  If you’re well-versed with some of the above but feel like you’d have a lot to learn, I’d still love to hear from you. The business is considering applicants with different backgrounds and technology experience; training and development is at the heart of their approach. What you’ll be doing Joining a rapidly growing team, you’ll work closely with developers, designers & analysts to ensure the successful and high-level delivery of creative & digital technology solutions across the company’s client base in the South West. You’ll be expected to take responsibility for defining automation test plans and supporting large & complex client test delivery, ensuring that it meets quality, time & cost objectives at all times. You’ll take part in regular sprints, constantly reviewing test processes and practices to keep the team adaptable to change. There may be a client-facing element in this role as well. No day is the same, offering plenty of variety, exposure to a broad range of progressive technologies and an innovative team to collaborate with.   What you’ll get in return for your talents An incredible opportunity to work for a Times Top 50 Employer offering a competitive salary with outstanding long term progression, training and development, access to courses and conferences alongside a formidable benefits package.  You can expect a competitive salary (across £30-55K), 25 days hols, bonus, healthy pension and a flexible bens scheme tailored to your preferences!  This is a fantastic chance to be a key part of a growing technology team in stunning new offices designed to hold regular tech meetups, show and tells and drive innovation through their work. What’s next? To hear more about this great opportunity, send your CV to Joe or give us a call to find out more.
  • 28th Mar

    QA Engineer

    — Manual Web Testing, React

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    Up to £300 p/day
    6 Month initial contract. QA Engineer - manual testing. Superb offices in Central Bristol.  An exciting opportunity to join a fantastic Bristol based company, working in amazing offices as a QA Engineer working on React websites. What you'll be doing You will be testing complex React websites, using manual testing techniques & tools. What experience you'll need to apply You will be an expert QA Engineer with significant manual testing experience. You will have significant web testing experience - ideally with React. You will have worked in an AGILE environment. What you'll get in return for your talents The client is offering a day rate of up to £300 p/day - all quotes from exceptional candidates will be considered. The location is Central Bristol and is easily commutable from the South West & South Wales. What's next? If you are interested, please apply via this advert and I will call you back.
  • 25th Mar

    Lead Test Engineer

    — cutting edge tech start-up

    Location:
    Bath
    Type:
    Salary:
    £50K - £70K
    Newly formed test function integrated in to the DevOps team. Market leading products with global client base. Friendly & collaborative start-up culture. A hugely successful tech start up in Bath has received some good investment following the global success of their cloud based solution and is growing out their team. They’re looking for an ambitious Lead Test Engineer to come in and take ownership of their test function and implement best test tools and practices. What skills you’ll need Significant manual and automation testing experience. Ability to manage test plan execution across a team of testers or developers. Experience building test plans, selecting and operating appropriate testing and reporting tools. Experience of automated testing frameworks such as Jest, Enzyme, Selenium or Rundeck. A good working knowledge of Continuous Integration or DevOps practices is desirable.   Exposure to Python or experience in Python testing environments would be a plus. Linux or networking would also be a bonus. What you’ll be doing This is a brand new role which will really allow you to take ownership of the company’s test function.  Working within a newly formed DevOps Engineering team, you will work in a hands-on capacity leading the testing activity across the team, as well as executing and maintaining manual and automated tests yourself. You will own the test plans for the product by supporting and advising development teams on their acceptance testing and creating automated regression plans from these. You will be liaising with developers to select the appropriate test- and test case management tools, and will be responsible for deploying environments to the required specification for acceptance and regression testing.  You will be expected to provide detailed test case and defect reporting which will inform release decisions.  As well as being hands-on, you’ll be responsible for managing the wider test team, overseeing the development of manual and automated test cases and providing direction where necessary. What you’ll get in return On top of a generous salary of up to £70K, you’ll be part of a social and collaborative start-up culture with a business which has gone from strength to strength over the last few years and shows no signs of slowing down.  You will have the opportunity to come in and really make this role your own while being supported by excellent training and personal development plans catered to you. You’ll be working in smart office in a central Bath location only a few minutes walk from the train station. Further, you will receive company shares, 25 days annual leave, company pension, life assurance and cycle to work scheme and more. What’s next? If you’d like to know more about this unique opportunity, email your CV to Ellen (01179 269 530) now!
  • 20th Mar

    Web Tester

    — Central Bristol, Cross Browser Testing

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    Up to £300 p/day
    6 Month Initial Contract. Manual Web Tester - Cross Browser & Mobile Web Testing. Central Bristol - fantastic environment. An exciting opportunity to join a great Bristol based company, as a Test Analyst - carrying out web, mobile and cross browser compatibility testing using JIRA. What you'll be doing You will be working on manual web testing, for a highly successful company that is going through a period of continued growth. The position is for a Manual Web Test Analyst, the successful candidate will have extensive experience testing websites & mobile apps.  What experience you'll need to apply You will be an experienced Test Analyst with an excellent understanding of manual testing including cross-platform compatibility testing. You will have experience with JIRA You will have extensively tested web and mobile websites. What you'll get in return for your talents The client is offering a day rate of up to £300 p/day - all quotes from exceptional candidates will be considered. The location is Central Bristol and is easily commutable from most parts of the South West & South Wales. What's next? If you are interested, please apply via this advert and I will call you back.
  • 15th Mar

    Automation Tester

    — Choose the tech you use

    Location:
    Bristol city centre
    Type:
    Salary:
    £35-45k
    Choose what Tech is used. Set up Automation Testing. Challenging projects. One of the UK’s top digital content companies in central Bristol are looking for an experienced test professional to join and play a leading role in a setting up automated testing. You’ll have autonomy in what technologies are used going forward and further influence how the team carries out testing. If you’re an experienced tester looking to make your mark on a role then this could be the position you’ve been waiting for.  What skills you'll need Proven background in automated testing for both Mobile and Web applications Proven track record of following Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban) as well as TDD/BDD principles Detailed knowledge of the software development life cycle Experience submitting apps to Apple and Android and liaising with their support teams Experience of using test management and defect tracking tools What you'll be doingWorking collaboratively with other team members including Developers and Product Managers you’ll define, build and maintain an automation framework. As their Automation Tester, you’ll ensure consistently high standards are met across the digital platforms and represent the test function in team ceremonies and across the wider business. It’s an exciting time to be joining them as they migrate to a brand-new platform for both IOS and Android with other experimental projects on the horizon.What you’ll get in return for your effortsA competitive salary of up to £45,000 and the opportunity to mold role into your own. The company are strong promotors of work balance and you’ll have access to regular training and in-house workshops, great social events, 27 days holiday and a relaxed atmosphere with a causal dress code.What’s nextIf this sounds like your next role contact Myles on .

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