Application Test Engineer

Application Test Engineer.

Application Test Engineer

City of London


£45000 - £60000 per year




QA & Test

The Company:

The company is a slotiions driven tech orgnaiztion which focuses on IT services for thier clients. Are you passionate about ensuring software quality and delivering exceptional user experiences? We are seeking an experienced Application Test Engineer to join our dynamic team. As an Application Test Engineer, you will play a vital role in upholding the quality standards of our software products through meticulous testing and analysis. If you have a strong foundation in testing methodologies, a keen eye for detail, and a drive for continuos improvement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in creating, executing, and managing test scripts across a range of applications.
  • Contribute to the testing environment by working on multiple applications and effectively collaborating with cross-functional teams.
  • Utilize a diverse set of testing techniques and formats to ensure comprehensive test coverage.
  • (Beneficial) Possess ISTQB certifications and experience in automated testing.


  • Execute quality-control tests under moderate supervision, analyzing results to ensure software meets or exceeds specified standards and end-user requirements.
  • Develop comprehensive test cases/scripts and execute them in accordance with established testing methodologies.
  • Exhibit familiarity with quality assurance methodologies and a variety of tools, including defect management and application life cycle tools.
  • Log defects with precision and provide supporting attachments, documenting issues and generating meaningful Test Metrics.
  • Maintain and update test cases/scripts and associated data for assigned scenarios.
  • Meet designated design and execution benchmarks while participating in peer reviews, test planning, and reporting.
  • Adhere to testing policies and guidelines, demonstrating proficiency in relevant tools and technologies defined for the project.
  • Excel in one or more testing areas, whether it's Manual, Automation, or Performance testing.
  • Contribute to the implementation of Testing Lifecycle Management best practices and automation strategies.
  • Interact primarily with the Test Lead for project-specific information and guidance.
  • Actively mentor and provide guidance to junior-level testers.

Key Requirements:

  • A Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 2 years of related experience OR an advanced degree without experience; OR equivalent work experience required.
  • Demonstrable experience in creating and executing test scripts across diverse applications.
  • Exposure to various testing techniques and formats, showcasing a comprehensive understanding of testing practices.
  • Familiarity with quality assurance methodologies and tools, including defect management and application life cycle tools.
  • (Beneficial) Possession of ISTQB certifications and experience in automated testing.
  • Proficiency in Manual, Automation, or Performance testing, with a desire to expand skill sets.
  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and dedication to producing high-quality results.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration abilities, with a passion for working in cross-functional teams.
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor and guide junior-level testers.

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Phila Bitterhout

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