Software Test Analyst

Want to make a move into the entertainment industry? Fortium are seeking a passionate Software Test Analyst with proven industry experience to join our expanding team, working on leading security products for the entertainment in Hollywood and beyond.

You will be working in a collaborative agile environment, preparing, maintaining and executing test plans; providing detailed feedback to developers, liaising with team leads and product owners, and analysing the results to ensure the software meets the agreed requirements. You will also be responsible for preparing and driving automation workflows, conducting product risk assessments, and creating new test strategies.

We are looking for someone with a real thirst for learning; an enthusiastic and pro-active person willing and wanting to try new techniques and tools; someone who can put their own positive mark on the software testing effort. Is this you?

Key Requirements:

  • Proven track record in quality assurance and project delivery
  • Must have proven ability to develop and execute automated tests using tools – like Selenium and/or Cucumber
  • Experience with manual testing, performing regression, retest and exploratory tests using own initiative.
  • Experience writing automation scripts in languages such as Python
  • Experience working with databases such as MySQL
  • Experience in testing at a Functional and User Acceptance level
  • Experience working within an agile environment
  • Experience using test management tools such as JIRA
  • Strong knowledge of the software development process
  • A working knowledge of source code management tools like GIT and SVN
  • Comfortable working on cross-platform environments (Windows, Mac, Linux)
  • Ability to identify and implement continuous improvement practices
  • Great oral and written communication

 

About Us

Fortium Technologies is a leading provider of content security solutions for the film, entertainment and broadcast industries in the UK and Hollywood, working with all the major studios, content owners, and production houses. With our well established products in ever higher demand we are now expanding. We are also diversifying our product range, building cutting edge security solutions to meet the growing security threats to people and corporate business.

 

How We Work

We work in a team empowered environment adopting the AGILE/Scrum development lifecycle, where developers, testers, and support are involved and contribute to daily stand ups, planning, design reviews, and retrospectives.

We are passionate about creating a good working culture, and provide training in both technical and soft skills.

We are passionate about software craftsmanship and encourage our developers to attend software conferences and engage in the community.

We also have workshops and lightning talks to share knowledge and provides an opportunity to constantly refresh skills and build a strong team of motivate individuals.

We have many team event days throughout the year (think zombie runs, white water rafting, paintball etc), pizza Fridays, mid-month Mondays (pub lunch), and gym challenges.

Would you like to join us? Please submit a covering letter and CV to info@fortiumtech.com. No agencies please.