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QA Engineer

Posted 11 months ago

QA Engineer

Join the Access Family and see how we make software ideas become a reality!

Our core value of ‘Love work, Love life’ has been central to our success and so we’re
looking for people to join us who share our passion for making things better every
day, to help us achieve 2 million users of the Access Workspace platform.

Are you ready for the challenge?

What are we all about?
At Access we love software and how technology never stays the same. It's this obsession
that drives us to work closely across sectors to understand the business needs of our
customers - from professional services to manufacturing to not for profits and more.
We're passionate about helping our customers stay one step ahead of the challenges facing
their industry and business. That's why over 1 million users and over 35,000 organisations

rely on Access software to help their organisation thrive.

About you:
You are an experienced quality professional with experience of manual and, ideally,
automation testing. You take an evangelistic and collaborative approach to ensuring the
output of the development teams is to a high quality, and continuously strive to improve
and optimise the quality processes themselves and the return on the investment our users
see from them. You are passionate about working as a team and helping each other to
achieve goals, which may involve stepping outside of your natural duties from time to time

in the interests of getting the job done.

Day-to-day, you will:
• Advise and collaborate with all quality stakeholders on the QA approach the wider
team should take, to deliver quality deliverables.
• Follow the agreed QA process and approach for testing, in order to align with the
test & business strategy.
• Design and execute manual testing to a high standard, taking an approach suitable
to an agile, fast-paced environment, according to the product teams’ definitions of
• Execute static reviews/requirements reviews in line with the department’s QA
• Follow a risk-based approach, make risk-based recommendations and identify,
assess and escalate quality risks.
• Where appropriate, write, develop and maintain automated Test Scripts within the
Automation Framework to ensure maximum coverage, quality and scalability across
• Contribute to developing test processes and improvements.

• Work in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures.

As a well-rounded QA Engineer, your Skills and Experiences likely include:
• Strong experience of working in a fast-paced, Agile environment.
• Experience of working with SaaS or Web-based products.
• Experience of working with Mobile products.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Good understanding of Risk and how to identify and assess it, including Risk-based
• Solid testing experience and good understanding of test approaches and techniques,
including specific approaches for SaaS products.
• Pragmatic, positive, competitive, assertive, commercially aware and driven to
continuous learning/improvement.
• Experience of assisting in the development of test processes and improvements
• Experience using test tools, such as Browserstack

• Able to be flexible in your test approach

• Experience with manual testing and automation at API layers (including REST and
GraphQL APIs using tools such as Postman etc…)
• Experience of creating automation packs from the ground up.
• Experience using Git-based source control
• ISTQB/ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing
• Experience of Data-driven testing
• Experience of using ADO
• Experience using Contentful
• Non-functional testing (performance/load/volume preferably)
o Using tooling such as JMeter, Blazemeter
• Solid understanding of how to structure automation to achieve robust, efficient and
scalable test packs, including the automation infrastructure required (page object

model), and working collaboratively with Development teams to implement.

What does Access offer you?

We are a growing software company and we deliver on what we say we do! We take the development of our people very seriously! We will work with you to carve out your success plan and an opportunity to accelerate your career and make a real difference.

  • Healthy, friendly, and inclusive culture
  • Work - life balance
  • Hybrid/Remote working
  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary package
  • Great Holiday Package (starting from 25)
  • Charity day – day off paid by the company for volunteering activities
  • Private Healthcare & Life Insurance
  • 7 Card Sport Allowance
  • Meal tickets
  • Referral Bonus
  • Christmas Bonus
  • Big Break – all-inclusive holiday paid by the company
  • Other benefits

At Access we’re all about helping everyone Love Work, Love Life and Be you. Why? Because we believe people can only be their best when they can be themselves. So, if you are excited about this role, but your past experience doesn’t match perfectly, we’d still love to hear from you. You might just be who we are looking for.  

We love the fact that we’re all different. We believe by having more diverse perspectives at work improves how we run our business, helps us to better support our customers, and when you think about it, it’s just more fun! 

What’s holding you back? Come and be part of our Amazing Access Family!  

Love Work. Love Life. Be You.