Are you a graduate or do you have experience in testing? Are you enthusiastic about reliable and usable software? If so, please read on as we have opportunities available to further develop or start off your career in software testing. You will be joining an established and supportive community of testing professionals. There will be a lot for you to learn, but your training will be tailored to your specific needs. Your willingness to take on new challenges is important to us. This is not a long application process – just upload your CV and we will be in touch as soon as possible.
It is an exciting time for HM Land Registry (HMLR) as we embark on a major transformation programme. HMLR's ambition is to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data. We are now looking for Testers to join our Digital, Data and Technology team to help us to achieve this.
As a Tester you will be responsible for the development and maintenance of test data, test scripts and test environments ensuring they are used appropriately throughout the complete software development lifecycle. You will work with the team to ensure that testing is carried out and that quality issues are sufficiently considered during the development process.
To be successful in this role, you will have a degree in a related discipline; and/or some industry experience in testing. In addition, you will also have knowledge and understanding of basic coding. As a Tester you have the ability to translate functional and non-functional requirements or user stories into documented and approved test plans and test cases. You will be a strong team player who can collaborate effectively with project team members and business representatives.
There will be an opportunity to attend an Open Evening at Seaton Court, 2 William Prance Road, Plymouth, PL6 5WS on Tuesday 16 July 2019 to learn more about the roles and working at HM Land Registry. To register your interest, please email your name and contact number to [email protected]
The Digital, Data and Technology Directorate is the in-house IT division for HMLR. We are currently recruiting several roles to ensure the directorate’s teams contain the right blend of skills, experience and knowledge to take our major transformation programme forward. These teams are at the heart of the move to a digital, data-driven organisation with the ambition to provide our customers with cutting-edge digital services.
Technical skills and qualifications
- Holds relevant IT Degree (or equivalent); and / or industry experience in testing
- A passion for reliable and usable software
- Demonstrate an understanding of database
- Experience in a coding language
- A logical approach to problem solving
- Excellent written/verbal communication skills.
- The ability to work effectively within a team and deliver to timescales
Please upload an anonymised CV to include your qualifications, career history and experience. We ask that you do not include any personal details.