Flexible working hours
Income protection cover
Discounts on Hermes products

Tester

Vacancy Salary up to £32,000
Vacancy Location Leeds (LS1) & Morley (LS27)
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This is a Permanent, Full Time vacancy that's closing in 14 days.

All About Us

We are Hermes, the UK’s leading consumer delivery company handling over 300 million parcels per year with a 15% growth year on year for the last five years.

 

We are embarking on a journey, utilising cutting edge technology to ultimately engage our customers at every touch point in their digital experience.

 

As a team, we innovate and challenge the status quo to meet the needs of our broad and varied client base.

We believe that every team member will play their part in achieving the goals of the team, department and company.  

 

As an individual, you'll have the support to grow and progress your career. We are building a learning culture, where it's safe to fail, and failures seen as learning opportunities.

 

We are establishing a team of skilled individuals with a passion for technology. 

 

Working in a fast paced agile environment, using eXtreme programming and software craftsmanship principles to produce high-quality solutions at speed.

Role Overview

To support both SIT / Regression team activity and in-sprint test activity to the agreed standard, working under the guidance of Senior Test
Engineers to achieve test team goals. To gain experience in test methods, tools and techniques to enable their progression more complex
projects or into standalone specialisms. To contribute to the creation of re-usable test assets that both demonstrate the current state of the
products under test and can be used to ascertain the status of future versions of the products under test.
Will gain a reasonable understanding of Hermes parcel life-cycle (physical and logical). Will maintain test team standards and processes and
promote a positive view of the test function.

All About The Role

  • Contributes to team evaluation of the products and services they support from small change up to strategic projects.
  • Identifies potential issues and escalates to team or function principle
  • Recognises routine tasks as learning opportunities and seeks ways to improve these for the next generation
  • Works within a delivery team and is empowered to propose decisions which may influence the success of projects and team objectives.
  • They are able to exercise substantial personal responsibility, describe workload and help to identify their own pace of progression to meet
  • objectives.
  • Can take ideas / suggestions from peers and translate these into fully described proposals for improved working practices
  • Is able to influence peers on potential process or tool improvements to assure the quality of the work that the team delivers
  • Can work on a broad range of technical activities and is able to investigate and resolve complex issues.
  • Provides input to selection of appropriate tools and techniques to achieve their goals and is able to document and communicate this
  • effectively.
  • Quick to learn and able to apply that learning in a way that delivers immediate business benefit.
  • Maintains an awareness of developing technologies and takes responsibility for driving their own development.
  • Carries out such tasks as directed to meet the needs of the business.

All About You

  • Test experience in similar complexity test roles
  • ISTQB or ISEB certified
  • Basic interaction with:
  • FTP
  • XML Structures
  • API calls
  • Hands-on JIRA experience for transitioning user stories to completion
  • Ability to follow pre-authored regression scripts and to report accurately on the outcomes of these tests
  • Some experience of basic database interrogation
  • Reasonable experience in MS Excel

There are lots reasons to join Hermes, but don’t just take our word for it, let our people tell you why they love working here; “Fun and fast-paced”, “Great choice of benefits”, “Great training and development”, “New challenges every day”, “The company  is growing fast”, “Working with like-minded people who are passionate about what they do”.

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Flexible working hours

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Income protection and life insurance cover

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Discounts on Hermes products with over 1,000 retailers

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Up to 26 days holiday

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Health and well-being benefits and discounts

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Bonus schemes

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Published

2 hours ago

Closing

14 Days