Test Engineer (BB-047EA)

Found in: Talent UK

AdvertPeople make Sage great. From our colleagues delivering ground-breaking solutions to the customers who use them: people have helped us grow for more than thirty years, and people are driving our future as a great SaaS company. We’re writing our next chapter. Be part of it!Experience has taught us that when our customers thrive, we thrive. As a team, we always start with what customers need. Through the good... and more challenging times. Innovating at pace so customers can manage their finances, operations and people. Every one of us shapes our culture at Sage - doing what’s right and succeeding together, united by our commitment to each other. We encourage each other to grow in our roles, in our careers and as individuals. Follow us on our social media sites below to join in conversations about career tips, open positions and company news! #lifeatsage #sagecareers. If you would like support with your application (or require any adjustments) please contact us at for assistance. All qualified applicants will be thoughtfully considered and never discriminated against based on their race, color, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.Job DescriptionDo you enjoy being an important part of a team that is builds important services and working in a lively and collaborative team environment? If so, then this job might be the one for you! You will work on a team testing our software and services that we provide to accountants in practice. You wont just be following specifications, you will be part of the development process and will put forward suggestions and challenge others so that we can deliver high quality products that meet our customer and business needs. You will have an inquisitive approach that enables you to look beyond the specification to check our software is not only correct but also right for our customers. This mindset will also enable you to adopt new technologies and approaches to testing. You will have experience of testing online product offerings and using both manual and automated test techniques (preferably with experience in cucumber and capybara). Sage is passionate about building a culture in which our colleagues feel they can bring their whole selves to work, where people know they will be judged on their performance and behaviour, and not on their identity. #LI-CJ1Key ResponsibilitiesKey Responsibilities: • Demonstrate a level of understanding of the system under test and gain an understanding of how customers use the products under test.• Create and track to accurate and timely test estimates for projects• Collaborate with the delivery team to create source documents used for testing artefacts and create and maintain test artefacts that maximise the efficiency of the test phase, cover all requirements and allow for timely delivery of products and/or components to our customers• Execute different testing approaches within each defined stage of development and keep up to date with advances in the discipline, e.g. rapid, risk based, exploratory, regression, security, usability etc.• Have an awareness of the test automation framework and as a result create, execute and maintain efficient and effective test automation scripts• Take accountability for all test related activities within a test phase, accurately record and communicate risks and issues found during test phases and produce effective test metrics for the Test Team Lead• Share knowledge and expertise across the wider testing team and where required coach others to avoid key person dependency• Carry out such tasks as directed to meet the needs of the business Skills, know-how and experience:Must have:• Natural high level of attention to detail in all aspects of working. As a tester this might range from noticing pixel misalignment, legislative calculation inaccuracies or subtle differences in performance• Able to multi-task effectively, prioritise and plan own time to ensure deadlines are met• Able to quickly switch between testing different products both online and desktop based • Good problem solving approach; always able to provide logical solutions and options• Clear verbal and written communication style to enable conversations with all levels of stakeholder including direct customers and to ensure accurate issue recording• Must be able to assess tasks for the best testing approach and apply these throughout the different phases of a project.• A rapid ‘pick up and learn approach’ that will ensure valuable contribution to any team within days of joining the teamPreferred:• Good domain, component or product knowledge• Proven experience in testing including experience in designing and implementing test artefacts and awareness of relevant automation tools• Relevant experience in a software development lifecycle

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