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QA Tester

Posted: 6th November

YO1 6, York
IT & Telecoms
Permanent, full-time
From £23,000 to £28,000 per year
2 applications
Expires 06 Mar 2018

QA Tester

Location: York, England, United Kingdom


Salary: £23,000 – £28,000k

An expanding digital agency based in the heart of York are looking for a QA Tester to work between client managers and developers to ensure the delivery of high quality and bug free websites and mobile applications.

The role will see you become the agencies sole QA tester and you will have the autonomy to define and plan your own working processes and procedures working alongside the company directors.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Working with the Project Manager to fully understand the scope of work, client requirements and user expectations of web and mobile products.
  2. Creating detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases.
  3. Design and build out automated test scripts (full training provided).
  4. Identify, record, document and task bugs and issues to the relevant team members, tracking the issues raised through to resolution with regression testing before handover back to client manager. 
  5. Through monitoring and reporting you will help to ensure that recurring issues are ironed out of the design and development process.
  6. Produce reports and recommendations as to how they can enhance deliverables outside of the agreed scope of work to push for sales on future phases of development. 
  7. Browser testing across all supported browsers using modern automation software (full training provided).
  8. Usability testing and assistance in customer journey mapping, conversion optimisation and data analysis and documentation of proposed A/B tests or enhancements to generate additional revenue for the business.
  9. Assistance in producing documentation that depicts user journeys and how data flows through the systems, using standard UML modelling.


  1. Meticulous attention to detail. You should be a perfectionist, and passionate about ensuring our customers receive only the best deliverables.
  2. Ability to write clearly and succinctly, to ensure unambiguous communication with all other team members.
  3. Confidence, professionalism and autonomy - you will be defining new processes, procedures and best practices within the company as we move into a new phase of rapid company growth.
  4. Experience with defining and executing test plans, Jira, Usability testing, UAT, conversion optimisation, google analytics / data analysis, and any software testing suites will all be an advantage.
  5. Experience working hands on with web and mobile technologies, with any development, programming or design experience an added bonus.

What you will get:

  1. Flexible working hours in a fast paced and exciting working environment.
  2. Full training where training is required.
  3. Team days out - paintballing, go karting, drinks and meals regularly. 
  4. Company Perks - including free phone insurance, breakdown cover, cinema tickets and much more.
  5. An opportunity to spend some days working from home.

Reference: QaTestYorkJN