Quality Assurance Analyst

Quality Assurance Analyst - Manchester based Salary – Up to £45k dependent on experience

Who are we?

BrightHR is a people management software company and we’re blazing a trail for brilliant workplace cultures. We take huge pride in what we do and strive to be brilliant. 
We offer a software as a service solution that enables businesses to effortlessly implement HR processes, from approving holidays, logging sickness and tracking lateness, managing the workforce rota & shifts, and organising HR documents 24 hours a day 365 days a year. We also provide specialist knowledge on so many topics from employment law to happiness! 
We build products for 3 countries on 4 platforms, with 5 delivery teams delivering continuously. We work in cross-functional product teams, in a truly agile way, delivering small increments of value to our customers very frequently.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a talented QA in Manchester to join us, somebody who can assure the quality of our product teams delivery, by supporting the team in the delivery of their roadmap and the Lead QA in implementing the strategy for quality.

Ideally you’ll have…

  • Experience of manual and automated testing
  • Ability to triage, repeat and identify software issues in test environments
  • Ability to describe a software issue succinctly and coherently in order to expedite their resolution
  • Ability to make judgment calls about whether a software issue is tolerable in production and if the impact of that is tolerable.
  • Ability to quickly categories issues based on their impact, and likelihood.
  • Ability to plan how to test a feature and make appropriate decisions on the approach and technology
  • Ability to communicate a complicated problem succinctly accurately and coherently to a team with different skill sets.
  • Exhibit cross functional behaviour and support other competencies within the company
  • Able to negotiate and compromise solutions and find the balance between best practice, expediency and longer term maintenance costs
  • Demonstrate, discuss and permeate current good practice in the skills specific to your professional family across other members of your professional family

In return we offer you a fantastic workplace with all the support you need to grow as a professional working with some of the best! With regular social events and a generous benefits package, we believe in making sure our employees know how brilliant we think they are.

Apply for this job today by sending your CV & a short introductory paragraph to careers@brighthr.com , or get in touch to find out more.