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Senior Software Tester

Reading, Berkshire
£60,000 to £65,000
Job Type
22 Sep 2021

Senior Software Tester - Reading - £60,000 - 65,000 + benefits

Leading professional services company is actively recruiting for an experienced Software Tester on payroll processes leading testing on development of Global Payroll Systems.

The successful Software Tester (Payroll) will be requested to:

  • prepare test scripts for user acceptance testing (UAT) ensuring the definition of the required result is clearly specified and agreed with appropriate stakeholders
  • undertake data conversion testing
  • Prepare test data, including undertaking data loads as required, for parallel testing and other test cycles as required

Essential experience required for the position of Senior Software Tester / Test Analyst (payroll)

  • Comprehensive understanding and experience of payroll (essential)
  • Extensive knowledge of software testing practices and planning (essential
  • Hands on knowledge of databases including SQL and/or Oracle (desirable)
  • Knowledge of scripting or other software development experience (desirable)
  • Proven people and issue management, team leadership and organisation (essential)
  • Knowledge of the set-up, implementation, operation and support of software systems either on premise or cloud systems (essential)
  • MS Office including comprehensive Excel experience (essential)
  • Sharepoint (desirable)
  • Salesforce knowledge (desirable)
  • Automated testing tools knowledge (desirable)
  • Detailed understanding of Software Implementation or development life cycle (essential)
  • Experienced in understand file structures including CSV, flat and XML files (essential)
  • Previous experience writing requirement specifications (essential)
  • Experience of import/export of data into systems to carry out such work (essential)
  • Must be capable of working with remotely located colleagues and clients using tools such as WebEx and Teams (essential)
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  • Job Reference: 379178278-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Bench IT
    Bench IT
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: £60,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent