Software Tester Apprentice

Reallymoving Com Ltd
Eclipse Court 14b, Chequer Street, St. Albans, AL1 3YD
£15,000.00 annually
17 Feb 2021
15 Mar 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
We are looking for someone that can bring creativity, lateral thinking, flare and a new perspective to an already successful team.

Alongside studying for the Software Test Apprenticeship, the apprentice will help test the functionality of website changes from a user perspective. They will have the opportunity to get involved in developing new website features from design through to implementation on the live site.

Your duties and responsibilities:
  • You will be guided by the Test Manager to help complete testing tasks on behalf of the team
  • You will assist in developing testing plans for testing forms/pages across desktop, mobile and tablet devices. This may involve automating some aspects of the testing process, as the majority of testing is currently carried out manually
  • You will test according to these plans and report any problems, liaising with the software developers where necessary, and seeing changes through to implementation
  • There will be the chance to get involved in the planning of a project, doing your bit to help ensure that only quality software is deployed into our live systems and is thoroughly tested throughout the software development life cycle
  • On the job learning will form a strong part of this role, which will be backed with the formal training through the apprenticeship course

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • IT literate and competent with MS Office suite
  • Strong teamwork skills, but with the ability to work autonomously

Personal qualities

  • Desire to work in a small, but growing business and therefore flexible to new demands
  • Good time management
  • Self-motivation

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English and maths)
  • A-levels or equivalent

Future prospects

It is intended that this apprenticeship will lead to a long-term permanent position.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

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