Location: Towcester, Northamptonshire
Package: £23,000–£30,000 a year, full-time, permanent

There is an exciting opportunity based in Towcester, Northamptonshire, for a QA Developer. We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate to test our Tranzman appliance against leading versions of enterprise backup solutions and across various operating system platforms.

Stone Ram is a young, vibrant and accomplished software development company that specialises in recovery, assessment, and migration tools and methodologies for enterprise backup applications. We provide tools, support and consultancy services globally from our UK office.

To succeed in this role, you must be passionate about technology, be able to pay good attention to detail, and have an excellent work ethic.
 
Main duties and responsibilities

  • Collaborating with developers and product managers to create and execute detailed technical QA plans for new features
  • Working as part of an agile development team to QA all new work as it is ready
  • Working closely with our partners and development team to determine test criteria for our platform
  • Running tests, including functional tests, acceptance tests, performance tests, security tests and quality assurance tests
  • Regression test releases
  • Testing on different web browsers
  • Testing against different backup product versions
  • Testing against different operating systems and versions
  • Testing against different applications
  • Tracking activity to provide clear, compelling metrics reporting on a regular basis

Requirements

  • Educated to degree level
  • Experience of relational databases (SQL)
  • Experience in scripting languages (Perl, Python)
  • Experience in using Subversion (revision control)
  • In-depth knowledge of Jenkins (test and build automation)
  • You should be approachable and friendly
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written English)

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