Software QA Engineer – Graduate considered

  • Permanent
  • Job ID: 2312
  • Cambridge - 3 days in office
  • This position has been filled.
  • Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum

This company attracts some of the brightest minds in the tech world and is currently seeking a talented graduate with exceptional academic credentials, robust problem-solving skills, and keen attention to detail to join their QA team

Historically, individuals with backgrounds in Mathematics or Physics have excelled in this role. Experienced QA/Test Engineers are also encouraged to apply!

Software QA Engineer – (Graduate considered)

Are you ready to become a part of an acclaimed start-up situated in the heart of Cambridge and embark on a career as a Software Quality Assurance Engineer? This company attracts some of the brightest minds in the tech world and is currently seeking a talented graduate with exceptional academic credentials, robust problem-solving skills, and keen attention to detail to join their QA team. Historically, individuals with backgrounds in Mathematics or Physics have excelled in this role. Experienced QA/Test Engineers are also encouraged to apply!

This AI software house has already made a significant mark in the industry, positioned to emerge as the next success story in Cambridge. Upon joining, you will become a part of a dynamic team engaged in weekly release cycles, diligently identifying and resolving bugs in the code.

Location: Cambridge – 3 days in office

Salary: £30,000 – £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits (£30k – £35 for a new Graduate, £50k for experienced)

Minimum Requirements for Software QA Engineer – Graduate considered:

  • A minimum of a 2.1 bachelors from a top tier International University in a STEM subject such as Computer Science, Maths, Physics, Engineering etc – Maths & Physics based subjects tend to do well
  • At least AAB at A-Level (or equivalent UCAS points)
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Love of problem-solving
  • Picks up technical concepts very quickly
  • Ideally some manual or automated testing experience (not essential)
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Software QA Engineer Responsibilities – Graduate considered:

  • Serving as a vital bridge between Development and Product teams, comprehending product specifications, and ensuring anticipated behavior.
  • Posing hypothetical scenarios to validate software performance during exploratory testing.
  • Employing a keen investigative mindset to uncover overlooked edge cases and user workflows.
  • Crafting comprehensive manual test sets to guarantee broad coverage.
  • Identifying testing areas ripe for improvement.
  • Vigilantly tracking metrics to gauge the quality of each release, assessing its performance on production systems.
  • Formulating tests to validate the product’s end-to-end functionality
  • Understanding and addressing defects as they arise, contributing to their resolution, and expanding QA systems to preempt any potential recurrence in the future.

What this offers:

  • Excellent remuneration
  • Opportunity to work for a fast-growing, software company
  • Excellent career progression and prospects
  • The chance to work with some of the brightest tech teams in Silicon Fen

Applications: to apply for this unique opportunity please send your CV via the relevant link.

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