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Website & Mobile Apps Tester

ABOUT RAWNET

Rawnet is a multi-award winning full service agency developing incredible products and services that redevelop markets and redefine industries. Our purposeful disruption reshapes businesses, making them more commercially successful and future proofing them for years to come. Our tight knit team are some of the best developers in the industry, developing cutting edge, experimental technology solutions in our bright and spacious office in Ascot High Street.

 

THE ROLE

You will be responsible for assuring quality of the various types of software delivered by internal project teams.

Projects may vary from content management systems, event mobile apps, ecommerce websites, ticket booking portals and video content distribution solutions.

As a sole tester on the project, you will take ownership of the quality process throughout the software lifecycle. That includes preparing test plans, test cases, test effort estimations, maintaining required test data, testing projects across various platforms, web browsers, operating systems and devices.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform functional and non-functional testing of products to ensure that they reflect signed-off technical specification and design
  • Ensure that developed and tested software meets the company quality standards and client expectations
  • Produce informative, well structured and intuitive bug reports, containing all necessary elements, such as steps to reproduce the issue, screenshots, crash reports, logs and environment information
  • Perform product testing on various platforms which include: web browsers, mobile devices, tablets, desktops, simulators and virtual machines
  • Lead the investigation on issues and bugs reported by clients and end users
  • Continuously assist with defining and developing the company QA process
  • Identify and document issues that are reoccurring across non-related projects and help to eliminate them to improve quality of the products

 

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Driven - You will be highly organised, self driven, proactive thinker with a passion for digital and ability to adapt.

Experimental - You will have the ability to solve complex problems in imaginative and creative ways.

In it together - You will be aligned to the company’s goals and objectives and be eager to learn from the experience on offer as well as being confident to propose change. You will show the initiative to get things done and being a team player you will endeavour to help others succeed.

Knowledgeable - You will have a passion and knowledge of new and emerging trends in the Digital space so you have a wealth of knowledge to help your clients. You will have an eye for detail and have the ability to take a holistic view of situations. A good ability to absorb information and translate that into an overall solution is essential.

Advisory - A consultative approach will be required to successfully prepare a solution that meets both the brief and fits within budget.

Managing up - You will let your peers know how you are progressing, if there are any issues during work and ask for reviews where you feel it is necessary

Taking care - Quality assuring your own work for the best and most relevant solutions

 

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • 2+ years digital agency experience
  • Experience working within an Agile or Waterfall development environment
  • Experience designing and writing test cases, test scripts and test plans
  • Basic understanding of main web technologies like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, API, JSON, XML, PHP
  • Excellent working knowledge of bug tracking software, e.g. Jira, Trello, Pivotal Tracker or Mantis
  • Experience of testing software projects across various operating systems, browsers, devices and environments
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as the sole tester on a project, as well as in a team
  • A healthy eye for detail, the ability to easily put yourself in the user’s shoes and suggest improvements and upgrades to the tested software

 

BONUS EXPERIENCE

  • Understanding of TDD and BDD concepts
  • Knowledge of all cross-browser and mobile devices quirks, limitations and issues
  • Interest in UI automation testing / performance and security testing
  • ISEB / ISTQB certificate in software testing is considered an advantage

 

LIFE AT RAWNET

This is the part where we talk about pool tables, Playstations, free food. We should show photos of awkward beer swigging and cake sales, along with a bunch of other perks and gimmicks that are usually just props for a lack of real culture.

So, while we have all that, we are an agency after all...nobody works here because of superficial benefits. Yes, we have flexible working, amazing staff parties and training budgets, but again, that's not why people love being a part of Rawnet.

The 4.9 score on Glassdoor helps.

f we were to summarise it, then it's probably down to being part of the best digital team in the UK. Evolving every day and playing a part in the continuous effort for personal and client success. No deadwood, no egos, no arrogance; just a solid team of passionate and positive people making a real difference. We always think strategically, critically and commercially about what we do. We encourage each other to hold ourselves to a higher standard - and the rate of improvement is always staggering.

Attitude above aptitude

You are in full control of your own success. There's no better training-ground to be the best possible version of yourself than within a team who all think and want the same.

But we're not for everyone. You've got to be a self starter, have a positive mindset, be resilient, put the team before yourself and leave petty politics at the door.

We don't panic hire, after all it's better to have a hole than an arsehole... Talent means nothing if you don't get on with the team and you don't love what you do.

So, if you're looking for genuine change, you're not afraid to get stuck in and make some great friends then we'd love to hear from you.

 

To apply for this role, or to discuss it further, please contact Rebecca. All candidates will need to be able to demonstrate their technical ability. 

Please note you may be asked to complete a proficiency test before being invited to attend a formal interview.

 

STRICTLY NO RECRUITMENT AGENCIES.