IT QA Tester

Location: Head Office - Nottinghamshire

Hours of Work: Full-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £23,500 per annum

Contract Type: Head Office

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 26 June 2018

IT QA Tester

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.

Join the UK’s number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations. 


  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets


We are looking for an enthusiastic team player to join our Head Office IT QA test team. Reporting to the QA Test Manager, you will work closely with the QA team to find bugs, execute test plans, log and write up reports and provide support for the team. 

You will be responsible for being the main application level testing resource for all digital and business applications during release, projects and other system changes, so you’ll need to be able to demonstrate excellent time management and prioritisation skills. 

The core function of this role is to ensure the production application environments are as bug and issue free as possible and that live systems are performing to an expected documented standard. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required as you will provide updates to the management team and key stakeholders and also be working with 3rd party vendors. 

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a commercial testing environment plus a working knowledge of testing applications across different browsers and mobile devices. An ISEB qualification would be highly desirable. 


You will be contracted to work 150 hours per 4 week period. 

Normal Head Office working hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, however flexibility will be required as test plans and coverage reports will be required out of normal working hours. 


Essential requirements:

  • Very high attention to detail at all times
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and communication skills
  • Time management and ability to work to deadlines
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Clear experience of working within a team
  • To be able to work effectively with 3rd Party vendors 

Desirable requirements:

  • 2 years’ experience of working in a Testing environment within a commercial environment
  • Any exposure to test automation
  • Working knowledge of HP Quality Centre, Jira or other testing applications
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment
  • ISEB Qualification
  • Working in an eCommerce and application based environment with HTML and across different browsers and mobile devices 

Closing date: 26 June 2018 at 12 Noon 

1st Interviews to be held: 3 July 2018 

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received. Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged. 

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