software tester

Polkadtofrog are currently exclusively working with a Norwich based client who specialise in implementing and supporting Document and Content Management solutions who have a new position as a Technical Tester to join a small and focused .NET development team.

Our client requires a Tester to help build and strengthen the services they offer. The role will be based from our client’s central Norwich office and will involve a variety of activities including a systems analysis, Testing, some development also general customer support tasks communication with customers around the world. Full on-the-job and some external training will be offered, however candidates must have either educational or related commercial experience.

The successful applicant will need to be a “self-starter” with excellent communication and time management skills, general technical knowledge and the desire to grow their skills and involvement within the business. Strong problem-solving skills and a methodical approach are also essential.

Key responsibilities:

  • Issue diagnosis & resolution and call management
  • System customization
  • Developing internal Systems & Solutions
  • Manual and Automated Testing
  • Some MSSQL Analysis and Development
  • Basic VBA / .Net Macro Development
  • Outlook Development
  • Occasionally the role will involve site visits to deliver on-site assistance with system rollouts and migrations, etc.

Desired general Technical knowledge:

You will have experience in “some” of the areas below:

  • Databases (MS SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, DB2, MS/SQL, PL/SQL, MS Access).
  • Web/Application Servers (Apache, IIS, BEA Weblogic, IBM Websphere, Tomcat).
  • Email Systems (Exchange & Lotus Notes)
  • Microsoft Office programmes e.g. Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint
  • Programming Languages (VBA, .Net , Office, C++)
  • Web Server Technologies (HTML, CSS, Java, JavaScript).
  • Windows 7 , XP, 2000, operating systems
  • Knowledge of IP Based Networking Technology.

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