QA Engineer

Job Title: QA Engineer
Department: Quality Assurance
Reporting to: QA Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - Hungerford / Gateshead
Contact: recruitment@kerridgecs.com

Position Overview

  • Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) is the market leader in developing and delivering fully integrated business management solutions for distributors, suppliers, resellers, wholesalers and merchants. Our mission is simple: to design, implement and support high performance systems that enable our customers to source effectively, stock efficiently, sell profitably and service competitively.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

You will be expected to undertake a wide range of activities and your responsibilities will include:

  • Understand product business requirements and review functional specifications, to detect and remove defects early in the product development lifecycle.

  • Write test cases in line with a specification to test core functionality, identify and investigate ambiguities in test results and propose solutions.

  • Execute test cases on specific areas of product functionality and check outcomes against expected results.

  • Work with the Test Lead to review project plans and plan own time to ensure the test schedule is delivered to specified project timescales.

  • Monitor test outcomes and assess the overall impact on core functionality and project requirements.

  • Take responsibility for product ownership of specific areas of the system.

  • Explain test results and potential issues to software developers, technical writers and other departments and seek feedback when required.

  • Enter defects into the defect tracking system by recording the steps that were taken to exercise the functionality and the technical problems that occurred.

  • Coach junior engineers.

  • Proactively identify and implement processes to increase testing efficiency.

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