Full time

Junior Tester


Employment Type

Full time

Location

Bristol

The Role

Do you enjoy making sure that software used by millions of people delights every one of them? Do you like working as part of a friendly, supportive and high-performing team? If so, we would love you to help us create and deliver outstanding digital services to hundreds of internal users, thousands of property owners and millions of holidaymakers.

The Travel Chapter Group is a technology driven travel business that is supported by a team of industry experts. Our leading brand holidaycottages.co.uk specialises in holidays across England, Scotland, and Wales.

We have a portfolio of brands that we have either acquired or launched in-house that help give us a wider reach across more travel verticals and geographically. Our brands offer some exciting properties to book in a wide range of destinations, with for example The Big Domain currently offering a choice of holiday homes, villas, ski chalets, and wedding venues.

We are looking for

An enthusiastic tester to work with our technical team in Bristol to deliver the highest quality software products and services. As part of that team you will be working with Developers, Designers, Project Managers and Stakeholders to validate the quality at each stage of an Agile development life cycle.

We are looking for demonstrable enthusiasm and aptitude – no specific experience is necessary!  We are looking for:

  • Good verbal and written communications skills into technical and non-technical colleagues.
  • The ability to work collaboratively and constructively and often with differing opinions to stimulate discussion and determine the right solution.
  • An organised individual who can work in a methodical and traceable manner.
  • Determination to complete all work.
  • A passion for quality and technology.
  • Persistence to get bugs fully understood and fixed.
  • The ability to respond and delivery to deadlines.
  • A focus on detail and accuracy.
  • A passion for learning, a positive, can-do attitude, and a good team player.
What will you be doing?
  • As part of the team, you will be writing and running test scripts that validate the requirements, building confidence in what the team is delivering.  But there is more to this role than just finding bugs as a software tester.  Working towards being a leader for quality within the businesses, this role is about defining what quality should be at each stage of the development lifecycle.

    Your responsibilities will include:

    • Meeting Stakeholders to understand requirements.
    • Working with Project Managers, Designers and Developers.
    • Writing and executing test scripts.
    • Conducting exploratory testing.
    • Testing web applications on Desktop and Mobile.
    • Reporting bugs and risks.
    • Working on Multiple projects at one time.
    • Actively contributing suggestions and ideas for improving processes and quality.
    • Continually learning new technologies and techniques.
    • Maintaining a positive and gracious manner.
What's in it for you?
  • Competitive Salary 
  • Company Pension Scheme  
  • Perk Box - Exclusive staff discounts
  • Free Healthy Snacks 
  • Exclusive staff holiday discounts  
  • 25 days holiday per year
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Regular social and team events
  • A relaxed, friendly and fun work environment
  • Time for training and self-improvement
  • Highly effective, motivated and supportive team members!