Agile Tester

Agile Tester | Reading | Up to £45,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently looking for a Senior Agile Tester.

You will be part of a fast growing, pioneering working environment as they expand their capabilities to meet client demand. You will be joining the Agile and Automation team enabling growth and career development, working on multiple exciting projects.

Some travel to client site in London is required.

Agile Tester job duties:

As Senior Agile Tester you will join in the open source journey and to have an active role in shaping future plans and testing direction. You will be part of a fast-growing and pioneering working environment which will deliver new and innovative open source projects. 

As Senior Agile Tester you will lead Agile test delivery along with mentoring and coaching of others within the Agile Team. 

Experience to be successful in the job role:

This is a very client facing role so great communications skills are key. Must have plenty of agile development test environment experience, able to lead a team technically and develop members as well as being the go to tech person for Agile testing.

As a Senior Agile Tester in the Agile teams your main role is to work with the rest of the delivery team to ensure overall quality of services. You will oversee the execution of tests, whilst also providing advice and guidance to the Test Analysts / SMEs. You will collate and manage the Incident Log, chairing the Defect Review Board for the testers as well as leading the management of defects. You will produce Test Progress Reports based on input from the Test Analysts / SMEs whilst also engaging business / end users during the production of test scenarios and scripts.

Desirable skills 

If you are familiar with GDS standards, bootstrap and CSS testing, security vulnerabilities testing and/or have made some contribution to open source projects this would be a benefit but is not essential. In terms of other software exposure if you have used or worked with any of the following this would be an advantage; Mocha, Chai, Sinon.js, jUnit, RestAssured, SuperTest, Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber/Gherkin, CodeCept, Gatling, Pa11y, Saucelabs/Selenium, Grid/BrowserStack, Jquery, Less.

***This role has SC clearance as mandatory due to the nature of the work. To apply, you must be willing and able to undergo the UK’s vetting process. Non-UK nationals applying for vacancies where a security clearance is a mandatory requirement, must meet the UK’s 5 year residency criteria in order for their application to be considered. Any person unable to meet these requirements should not apply***

If you are interested, please send a copy of your CV to Claire at Jonothan Bosworth for more information.