Quality Assurance Engineer


We are looking for someone that is passionate and a creative problem-solver, with an exceptionally high attention to detail. The right individual not only finds bugs, but plays a leading role in understanding the requirements, relating to the end-users and working closely with the development team and business analysts to identify acceptance criteria. You will provide input into our development cycle to find long-term optimum solutions. Your involvement will range from design to deployment to ensure we ship the highest quality systems and features.


  • Take direct responsibility for the quality of our output.
  • Understanding business, system and feature requirements.
  • Validating requirements with the solution consultants and development team
  • Identifying, agreeing and documenting appropriate acceptance criteria
  • Creating and maintaining appropriate regression tests
  • Professionally and thoroughly executing regression tests and reporting results internally and externally
  • Identifying and recommending improvements to our processes in order to improve quality
  • Increase the adoption of automated testing


Essential Skills:

  • Happy to move quickly and independently. We are all nice and very willing to share knowledge and a helping hand, but you have to be willing to take ownership of the outlined goals and make things happen.
  • Commercial experience working on collaborative engineering teams
  • Experience with test driven development. You also love to work with an engineering team to automate testing and then create tools so the team can test their own code
  • Experience with testing RESTful Web Services
  • Commercial experience with any unit testing frameworks (NUnit, JUnit, xUnit, or similar)
  • Commercial experience with any test automation tools (Selenium Webdriver, Appium, Espresso, MSTest, Coded UI, Cucumber, FitNesse, Testium)
  • Hands on experience with web technologies (HTML, JavaScript, AJAX, CSS, jQuery)
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming, Web Service testing, Front-End UI automation and have built a Test Automation framework yourself. Implemented testing Builds for Continuous Integration
  • Ability to write SQL queries as well as stored procedures and perform back-end testing
  • Very organized, able to meet and keep track of tight deadlines with lots of moving parts
  • Know how to get things done, possessing a keen sense of urgency and the ability to prioritize problems, and analyse and resolve issues
  • Problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Sense of curiosity and desire to always be learning
  • Positive Mindset


Beneficial Skills:

  • 2- 3 years commercial testing experience
  • Computer Science Degree or equivalent software engineering qualification


What we can offer you:

  • Culture of inclusivity
  • Up-skill/Training opportunities
  • Flexible Working Available
  • Permanent position
  • 6 Month probation period
  • Based in London near London Bridge, Southwark and Waterloo stations
  • Starting ASAP
  • 23 days leave plus 3 days for year end closure
  • £30k to £45k, depending on experience


All candidates must have excellent written and spoken English and the necessary passport or visas to work indefinitely within the UK.

Applicants must register their interest and email through their CV’s to careers@synetec.co.uk

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