edays is the world's smartest absence management software. Over 1,400 companies across 120 countries, in 25 languages, trust edays world-class platform to deliver absence management in their company. We exist to transform the world's approach to absence and to change how businesses and their people experience it. We do all this from our beautiful offices right here in the center of Nottingham.
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Overview of the role
As a QA Test Engineer, you will be looking after the testing and continued integrity of our software, which we deliver to companies across the UK and in over 60 countries worldwide.
The role will include some manual testing but be primarily based on maintaining and building upon our automated test suite, therefore a good knowledge of automated testing techniques is required.
Your responsibilities will include:
Work as part of our Agile development process – You will have ownership for all testing within our systems and provide input into our annual release planning
Looking at automation through scripts – Review our test scripts and make sure they are continually updated with feature upgrades/changes within the system
Ensure integrity – Run and improve regression tests to ensure changes do not introduce bugs
Coding and de-bugging – Identify and track bugs; check code as needed
Develop your knowledge – Nurture a genuine interest in our software and keep yourself continually up to date with best practice and innovation in testing
Continuous improvement – Nurture an ethos of high quality in everything you do and support the team to achieve this across development projects
Team-player – Take part in our sprint planning, inputting suggestions and recommendations as needed; collaborate with our internal teams, especially our Development and Support teams, to make sure everyone is kept continually in the loop
- Experience as a QA in an agile development environment
- Maintaining and improving test automation frameworks - UI and API (preferably in C#)
- Strong communication skills
- Basic SQL knowledge
- Familiar with DevOps
- API testing (Postman)
- SAAS software test experience
- Experience in agile methodology
- Certified test engineer (CSTE / ISTQB)
- 28 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
- 2 additional ‘ME’ days to support your wellbeing
- Dedicated training budget up to £1000
- A strong learning environment where you will be supported to learn and grow