Software Tester


Software Tester


London City

Posting Date

February 19, 2021

Type of job

Full Time, Software Tester/ Automation Test Framework/Coding Skills/Test Plan/Ecommerce

Job Description

CXPORTAL is currently looking for a Software tester with a strong track record in Automation Testing/SDET, with Java coding skills/experience.
The ideal candidates will be someone who have been successful in the past as a tester and ex developer.
CXPORTAL are looking for candidates with some form of programming experience and who have set up automation test frameworks from scratch.
We are happy to consider candidates with 5+ years’ experience and track record in Automation Test Framework.

Key Skills and Responsibilities

  • Create automation test scripts materials and regression test packs to test new and amended software or services.
  • Stipulates requirements for environment data resources and tools.
  • Interprets executes and documents complex test scripts using agreed methods and standards.
  • Delivers detailed analysis of all testing carried out on the environment ensuring all bugs, risks and issues are logged correctly.
  • Energetically provides feedback to senior QA management which may result in new working practices or general QA improvements.
  • Automation with knowledge of writing Gherkin scripts and some manual testing skills essential.
  • Tools in use include UFT (Essential) Selenium Azur Devops, Webdriver/TestNG/Java, SOAPUI, Jenkins, ALM & Jira
  • Typical DevOps sprint environment with 2-week cycles and understanding of automation running overnight daily.
  • Design and create test plans, test cases and project documentation across all new and existing projects.
  • Provide training, coaching and coordinates a small group of less experienced QA Analysts ensuring they have the skills and knowledge in order to perform their roles.


  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in a Software Development or Testing environment including experience with current software testing methodologies, functional testing, integration testing and user acceptance testing.

Knowledge & Skills

Demonstrate effective communication processes meeting demands of both PSE Test and Assurance Office of Technology Management (OTM) and program/project requirements.

  • Ensure that knowledge is kept up-to-date with all relevant updates/releases to products.
  • Working knowledge of testing toolset and use of appropriate tools for change control risks and issues.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of testing market and knowledge are useful.
  • Provide focused accurate and exact data analysis and knowledge of minimum of two programming languages.
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of Object-Oriented development approaches.
  • Strong software application skills (MS Excel Access Word PowerPoint Project).
  • Develop and maintain documentation, ability to work under pressure, Principles of Agile and Principles of ISTQB.

Additional Skills

  • Good communication skills to explain complex technical problems in a simple manner
  • Good problem-solving skills, Attention to details and Collaboration (Teamwork) with other colleagues is relevant for this role

In return, the successful candidate will offer a competitive salary with plenty of benefits.

This is a great and brilliant opportunity to join an organisation that truly lives and breathes its’ values and ethics.

At CXPORTAL, we are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age.

If this role is of interest to you and you would like to know more, then please apply now.