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REQ550297 // Functional Tester

Public Sector
£Competitive inside IR35
Ref: 4318
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Job description

Functional Tester

Dorado, UAT, Angular

SC Cleared

A leading IT and technology consultancy is looking for an experienced Functional Tester to join their team on a contract basis.  This is a critical role, which will involve reviewing design, code and unit testing, alongside managing a team of up to 10 developers.  The ideal candidate will have hands on experience with Dorado mainframe system, and posses active SC Clearance.

Key Responsibilities:
As a Functional Tester, you will be at the forefront of software development process, contributing to the quality and functionality of applications. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Develop test strategies, test plans, and test cases based on the project\'s requirements and specifications.
  • Review design, coding, and unit testing. Manage code reviews and ensures that code complies with the standard defined for the project.
  • Create detailed test cases that cover various scenarios and use cases to validate the software\'s functionality.
  • Execute test cases, either manually or using automated testing tools, to identify defects, errors, and discrepancies in the software.
  • Document and report defects found during testing using a defect tracking system. Provide detailed information about the issue, steps to reproduce, and expected behaviour
  • Perform regression testing to ensure that new changes or fixes do not adversely affect existing functionality.
  • Test the application at its limits and boundaries to identify potential issues with data validation, input handling, and system behaviour.
  • Verify the accuracy and integrity of data processing, storage, and retrieval within the application.
  • Test interactions between different components or modules to ensure proper communication and functioning within the application.
  • Collaborate with end-users or stakeholders to perform UAT and ensure that the software meets business requirements and user expectations.

Skills and Experience:
SC Clearance is highly desirable for this role
  • Minimum of 5 years of related experience in functional testing and software development.
  • Strong knowledge of software development techniques, including frameworks such as Angular.
  • Proven experience in UAT and QAT environments
  • Familiarity with database concepts and hands-on experience with databases.
  • Knowledge of Dorado or other mainframe technologies.

Long term
£Market rate Inside IR35
North West London

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