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Software Test Engineer

Role summary

A great opportunity for an individual to influence and work with a new software testing team. The team will be responsible for ensuring the quality of interpreting, translation, transcription, bookings and reporting web/mobile based applications. This will involve manual testing to get started and then quickly move into providing automation.

As a test engineer role, the individual will be expected to work with the test team to establish best practices and mentor junior testers. This will also involve establishing new test processes and procedures, write test cases, and help drive the test strategy.

We are looking for someone who is a very good communicator and a team player. You must be not afraid to take ownership and be flexible enough to cope with a high demand fast moving environment. You will work closely with developers both local and remote, plus customer support teams, service desk teams and all major stakeholders to understand test requirements and risks.

The successful candidate will perform integration and regressions testing and help with UAT testing.

We’ve a great open and friendly team at DA Languages who work very closely with one another to get the job done.

Qualities needed as a Software Test Engineer:

  • QA Test Engineer
  • ISTQB Agile Tester Certification or equivalent
  • Testing experience, preferably in telecoms but not mandatory
  • Good communicator
  • Team Player
  • Some development coding/scripting knowledge
  • Drive and determination to achieve
  • Willing to take responsibility
  • Quick learner
  • Flexible

What’s in it for you?

  • Career progression opportunities in a fast-growing business
  • Flexible working post-training (4 days a week in office, 1 day at home)
  • 22 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays, which increases with your service
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Pay
  • Employee referral scheme and bonuses
  • Free breakfast, fresh fruit and tea and coffee provided daily
  • Part of Manchester Liftshare community platform
  • Exclusive access to PerkBox, a portal that offers retail discounts for stores such as ASOS, H&M, Adidas and freebies such as free drinks at Caffé Nero, learning perks, insurance savings and discounted gym memberships.
  • Access to wellness resources such as online workouts and yoga, meditations and hypnotherapy sessions
  • Internal employee recognition schemes such as employee of the month and end of year awards
  • Employee Assistance Program providing up to 4 sessions of structured counselling and
  • Access to a variety of wellbeing resources including webinars, Health Checks, and podcasts
  • Social events and regular engagement activities, such as Christmas and summer parties, in-office events and competitions!

Applicants must be UK residents and possess the right to work in the UK. DA Languages is committed to the elimination of discrimination, be it direct or indirect, and will actively work with our staff and clients to ensure the equality of treatment for all, irrespective of age, gender, marital status, race, ethnic origin, nationality, disability, sexuality or religion.

Please note, a passed DBS check is required for the role.

  • If you can bring enthusiasm, tenacity and a professional approach to work then apply today.

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Statham House, Talbot Rd
Stretford, Manchester M32 0FP



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