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Junior QA Tester - Edinburgh/Midlothian

Technology - IT- Testing
Ref: 8133 Date Posted: Monday 18 Oct 2021
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Junior QA Tester

Remote

Up to £30,000

Nine Twenty Technology & Digital are delighted to be partnered with the world’s #1 Free-To-Play Games provider!  The company create engaging Free-to-Play and Pay-to-Play sports Games.  By creating sports-related Games, which appeal to gamers who wouldn’t normally be interested in casino products, these titles allow operators to maximise engagement and, of course, revenue.

The Role:

We are looking for a Junior QA Tester looking to take their next career step – The ideal applicant will be someone who can help develop the testing process and strategy, solve problems, and drive development quality.  We need someone who can quickly understand the quality requirement of clients and understand company requirements and fit these into the overall needs of the business.  The key purpose of this role is to help deliver quality to multiple small to medium size projects concurrently.

Responsibilities:

  • Delivery of high-quality web-based software for business-critical projects within the agreed project deadlines
  • Works with the development team, ensuring the correct features are being delivered
  • Understanding of the technologies, tools, and techniques used in the development team
  • Understanding of systems and games and how they interact
  • Be knowledgeable about the features being developed in the sprint
  • Maintains the security, confidentiality, and integrity of information systems through compliance with relevant legislation, regulations, and IT Policies
  • Actively seeking opportunities to improve our testing processes and standards
  • Learns new technologies and propose their adoption where appropriate
  • Forms part of the release Sign-off team

Requirements:

  • Knowledge and understanding in delivering Apps and digital projects.
  • Excellent communicator (at all levels), including being able to have challenging conversations if necessary
  • Forensic attention to detail and the ability to implement processes to maintain quality control across the account/project lifespan
  • Excellent understanding of the entire software/application lifecycle
  • Good understanding of web application architectures
  • Excellent listening skills and a creative approach to problem-solving
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders at varying levels within the company
  • Experience working in Agile development environments and understanding of the different Agile methodologies, in particular Scrum and Kanban
  • Previous experience in QA
  • Good understanding of performance and security testing
  • Experience in the I-Gaming industry
  • Be comfortable working with technical systems and platforms, including Content Management Systems and digital project management software such as JIRA
  • Experience in programming languages or frontend technologies 
  • Knowledge of some of the other technologies we use, which include AWS, Docker, Serverless, Postgres, and SQL 
  • Knowledge of Firebase and Google Analytics, Confluence, and Jira

Package on offer:

  • Remote/ Flexible working
  • Competitive salary package
  • 32 days holiday
  • Matched pension up to 3% (after 3 months)
  • Shares Options (after one year)
  • Cool starter/ welcome pack
  • Choice of preferred technology for remote working
  • Onsite gym (Edinburgh office)
  • As much coffee as you can drink

To be considered for this opportunity, please apply today, or contact Nyomi O’Dowd.

Enodowd@weareninetwenty.com

T: 0141 231 1260