Posted: 13th June 2018

QA Engineer

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Brighton, East Sussex. United Kingdom

Brandwatch is one of the world’s best Social Media Monitoring applications. We help hundreds of clients discover, understand and respond to comments made on the web.

What you need:

  • 2 years minimum experience with commercial web-based testing across a range of web browsers and operating systems
  • 2 years minimum experience with full-stack testing including Java applications and REST API
  • An understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and how and where in the SDLC Quality Assurance is applied
  • Able to use critical thinking to analyse software and related documentation, in order to investigate and identify defects early in the SDLC
  • The ability to design tests and define test cases from available test bases
  • Expert manual testing ability, including exploratory testing and defect reporting
  • Able to identify and apply appropriate testing types, models and techniques
  • An awareness of software development processes such as Behaviour Driven Development (BDD)
  • Hands-on experience of Automation Testing tools and frameworks. At Brandwatch we use Capybara and Cucumber with Ruby, Javascript with Puppeteer /Jest and JavaScript with Cypress/Mocha
  • Coaching skills and the ability to mentor junior members of the team