QA Specialist

Job Description

Duties include:
Analyse project documentation to ensure a thorough understanding of business and technical requirements
Author test designs and liaise with the project stakeholders for review and feedback before publishing in readiness for commencing testing
Provide informal estimates of testing effort based on content and risk
Identify the test conditions, then design and author relevant test scenarios and test cases which will effectively exercise the item under test, applicable to both new and existing product functionality
Always be mindful of what test cases can be automated
Configure the test environments in readiness for the execution
Care for the integrity of the environment and the data to ensure there are no false results
Execute the agreed set of test cases, in line with the Test Plan and development project schedule, clearly and accurately reporting test results for quality and progress
Retest bugs when the fix is committed to the affected environment, and provide sign-off or remedial action recommendations on behalf of QA
Support the business in the execution of Acceptance Testing
Develop and maintain healthy collaborative relationships with other parts of the business and colleagues
Provide balanced information to the project management so that informed decisions can be made

Skills and experience:
Experience with software testing
Knowledge of JIRA and test management tools

Desirable
Experience testing mobile and web applications
Already hold or be studying towards the ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing
Knowledge of Automated Testing Tools (e.g. Selenium, eggPlant)
Poker, Sports betting and Casino experience as a user