Posted 15 days ago

Software Tester Java API SQL Shift Left

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire | £45,000 - £55,000 per yearManaged by: Client Server Regional Team

Software Tester / QA Test Engineer (Java API SQL Shift Left) *Hybrid WfH*. Are you a quality driven Software Tester with strong manual testing experience and a "shift-left" mentality?

You could be progressing your career at one of the country's leading PropTech companies that have revolutionised the way we find property for rent and sale and working on apps that are used by millions on a daily basis.

As a Software Tester you'll be a key part of an Agile development team responsible for Java based data centric systems, taking ownership of driving a quality centred approach you'll collaborate with software developers to ensure that quality practices are adhered to and built into all levels of the software produced. The team works with several client and server-side applications built using SpringBoot and React with microservices as well as legacy monolith applications, written primarily in Java utilising Oracle DB, Elastic Search, Kafka and Couchbase.

You'll analyse the appropriate level testing should be completed at, defining and capturing a range of test cases that best cover the requirements of each ticket as well as performing exploratory testing and managing the teams bug backlog, liaising with stakeholders.

You'll be joining a diverse team environment with a range of perks, training and career development opportunities. There's a remote interview and onboarding process following that you'll join colleagues in the Milton Keynes office for 2 days a weeks with the other 3 working remotely. When you are in the office you can enjoy a range of facilities including onsite gym, free parking, bike racks and showers.


  • You have strong manual testing experience on Java based applications
  • You have a strong knowledge of SQL
  • You have a good understanding of the "shift left" testing approach
  • You have experience of testing APIs, ideally using Postman
  • You have experience of collaborating in Agile software delivery teams with short release cycles
  • You're collaborative and pragmatic with great communication skills

As a Software Tester you will earn a competitive salary (to £55k) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Software Tester / QA Test Engineer (Java API SQL Shift Left) opportunity.

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