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Automation QA

About Ascent:

Ascent Software is an exciting, newly formed group and a premier provider of digital transformation projects to global corporate client bases including Bosch, G4S, Hive, BT, BDO, RSM amongst others. These companies entrust us with delivering their digital journey in the best possible way and we achieve this by empowering our teams to develop fantastic solutions and by applying our agile processes to every project. The business’s main development centers are in Bulgaria, Malta and UK, with 350 developers spread across 20 countries.

     

Our Culture:

  • World class delivery and attention to detail
  • Strong customer focus
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Can-do approach
  • Positive attitude towards change
  • Quick and eager to learn
  • Highly collaborative 

 

The Role:

Software Testers are responsible for the quality of software development and deployment. They are involved in performing to ensure the software created by developers is fit for purpose.  Some of the duties include analysis of software, and systems, mitigate risk and prevent software issues.  They report and track bugs within software, and they help fix them.  They will plan, execute and report on developed software.

 

Required skills and qualifications:

The ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate

  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Writing and analysing of user stories and/use cases/requirements for validity and feasibility
  • execute all levels of testing (System, Integration, and Regression)
  • Working with other groups, software testers. Have strong communication skills that allow them to collaborate with others. Communicate problems and coordinate with QA, development, and business groups to ensure products are free of errors
  • Provide support and documentation
  • Analytical with great attention to detail
  • Experience in Version Control Systems
  • Knowledge of commonly used design patterns and architectures, databases and REST Web APIs.
  • Experience in documentation is considered to be an asset
  • Good communication and reporting skills

   Qualifications

  • 1 years experience as a Software Tester or similar role
  • Databases and SQL (MS SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL)
  • Automation tools (Selenium Web Driver, Visual Studio)

 

   Responsibilities:

  • Understand the requirements from the PPO and prepare test plans and scenarios
  • Preparing test data for the test cases
  • Design and development of automation scripts
  • Defect tracking
  • Update the test result document
  • Log / file the defects in defect tracking tool / bug report
  • Verify defects have been correctly resolved once the development team have worked on them
  • Discuss doubts/queries with development team
  • Communication with the equivalent Practice Lead
  • Participate in review meetings within the team
  • Giving mandatory information about a defect to developers in order to fix it
  • Ensure content and structure of all testing documents / artefacts is documented and maintained

 

    Why join Ascent:

  • Ascent Software is on an upward trajectory to become a leading European provider of digital transformation with very clear targets on how to get there. Your role with us will help drive your career path upwards
  • We have an open and friendly environment and commitment to empowering employee growth through training/upskilling
  • We are a fast-growing company with modern offices in good locations
  • You will be involved in delivering exciting technology projects to leading global clients across the world
  • We offer competitive salaries with a clear progression path
  • We have great employee benefits such as health insurance, vouchers, sport activities cards, relax area with foosball, darts, ps4, regular team buildings and company events and others

 

 

 

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