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Denny End Rd
Cambridge, CB25 9PB
United Kingdom

01223 902210

Test Engineer

Test Engineer

We’re looking for a talented test engineer with an enthusiastic approach and passion for what they do.

You will be joining a creative young team developing quality products with a focus on both usability and reliability. The role will involve manual and automated testing of web and mobile applications and working closely with others in an agile development environment.

This is a rare opportunity for a highly motivated, self-starter to become an integral part of a successful Cambridge start-up. This role offers the chance to shape the company from the ground up while further developing your own skills and interests.


The Company

Qton is an award winning software start-up that specialises in workforce management, scheduling and mobile data capture solutions. Qton’s field service management solution is currently being adopted by some of the largest organisations in the utility industry.



Overview of key responsibilities:

  • Analyse user specs to determine acceptance criteria for end to end testing
  • Create and execute test plans
  • Define and execute all levels of end to end testing
  • Manual testing of all new features
  • Manual testing of all bugs fixed
  • Regression testing of all releases
  • Cross-browser testing
  • Setting up automated testing
  • Working alongside customers’ test teams and occasionally working onsite
  • Report and prioritise faults identified during end to end testing cycles using the specified fault management system and test subsequent fixes
  • Issuing release notes


Skills and Experience

Essential for the role:

  • Use of test management tools
  • Ability to write test cases based on new features
  • Strong manual testing experience working with Web applications or mobile apps
  • Regression testing experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Attention to detail

These skills are not essential for the role but would be beneficial:

  • Experience with automated testing
  • Experience doing UAT testing in a B2B context
  • Experience working with Selenium for UI testing
  • Experience testing mobile applications
  • Lightweight programming experience, including ability to run SQL queries
  • Working in an agile development environment
  • Experience of performance, load, security, usability testing
  • Experience working with JIRA



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