Software Tester

Posted 4 months ago
Southampton area
~33,000 - ~40,000 per year
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Job Description

Job Title: Software Tester

Salary/Rate: £33-40k

Location: Southampton area

Type: Permanent

Industry: Software

Job Reference: A000494

Consultant Handling Vacancy: Steve Oakley

Consultant Telephone Number: +44 (0)2381 542 401

Consultant Email Address: steve.oakley[at]broadrockmarks[dot]com




Software Tester Position Overview


Broadrock Marks are working with a leading software client to find them a new software tester to join their team.


Working in an exciting big data environment, you will split your time executing manual and automated tests and developing test frameworks and procedures at all stages of software development from requirements gathering to release of software. You’ll work closely with stakeholders and teams to ensure high standards of deliverables, whilst documenting results and manging defects. All while being given the opportunity and support to push yourself and advance your career and becoming a core member of a motivated team.



Software Tester Position Requirements:




  • Happy to work on both manual and automation testing – with the intention of more and more becoming automated over time
  • 2+ years commercial experience in a Tester role which incorporated automation testing, using either Selenium and/or Jenkins
  • Have the ability to write automated test scripts
  • Be good at gathering user requirements




  • ISTQB certified
  • Experience of working with Git or similar version control systems
  • Some programming experience (language not important)
  • Any UI testing experience
  • An understanding or exposure to Docker and/or Kubernetes



Software Tester Position Perks:


  • Basic salary range between £33-40k
  • Great training offered by the company if required.
  • Remote working 3 days per week (if preferred)
  • Generous secondary benefits package.
  • Free, ample parking.
  • Nice, modern office.



Broadrock Marks are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Broadrock Marks is a Technology and Data specialist recruitment firm that provides solutions on a Permanent, Contract and Retained basis to companies in the UK, Europe and Nordics. Our specialisms are: .NET | Java & Scala | Python | JavaScript & Front-End | Data | DevOps & Infrastructure | Testing & SDET | PHP/Ruby/Go | C & C++ | Architects & Tech Leaders | Project & Analysis | Design & Product