Who are QualiTest?
QualiTest is the world’s second largest pure play outsourced software testing and quality assurance specialist with offices in the United Kingdom, United States, Israel, and India.
QualiTest focuses on large global enterprises in the technology, telecom, healthcare, finance, government, media, utilities, hospitality and retail industries and offers a wide range of testing solutions to meet customer’s business requirements, from engagement models to tailored testing by industry. QualiTest designs and delivers contextualized solutions that leverage deep industry-specific understanding with technology-specific competencies and unique testing-focused IP, products and methodologies.
As a company, we at QualiTest have expanded significantly in 2016 with sights to progress even further in 2017. We see junior testers as the future of our business and have a proud track record of developing potential and building high calibre testing professionals.
Our Training Academy Scheme
The QualiTest training academy scheme is designed to identify the testing talent of the future, we are searching for people who have a real passion for technology and ambitious to develop their careers, by joining one of the fastest growing independent testing consultancies in the UK.
We are looking for:-
We look for inspiring people who have a drive for self-improvement and are always willing to learn. In return we offer personal and technical development opportunities, such as the opportunity to complete the ISTQB Foundation certification and work closely skilled testing practitioner via our mentoring scheme.
As a leading consultancy, we offer opportunities to work onsite with high profile companies, with the latest and exciting technologies, tools and methodologies. Our clients value their partnership with our consultants; they want to hear your thoughts and advice, meaning you will have the chance to make a real difference to their business.
Once you are trained you will be expected to be mobile and travel to many client sites to provide them with IT testing and quality assurance services. So if you are happy to travel, experience lots of different clients, get experience of different tools and environments and become a consultant, this is the company for you.
How our Training Academy scheme works…..
Application Process - As a ‘quality’ based Technology consultancy, we look for the best in all aspects of our work. This is very much evident in our selection process and we are looking for candidates that have a testing mindset, excellent communications skills and a hunger and passion to learn.
Once you have decided that our scheme is right for you, application couldn’t be easier! Simply click the ‘apply’ link via our Junior Test Consultant vacancy on our careers portal here.
Assessment and start date
Application Screening - Once we have your application, our Talent Acquisition team will fully review your CV and application form. We look for a number of key competencies in our candidates, those being:
Telephone Screening: If you successfully progress from the screening stage, you will be invited to a 30 minute telephone interview with a senior member of our business. This is a chance for you to ask us about the scheme and for QualiTest to find out more about you.
Interview Day: The final step in your recruitment journey will be the QualiTest interview day. The day will involve a series of exercises, used to test the candidate’s skills outside of that usually reviewed during traditional interview. The Assessment day will the final hurdle in our recruitment process, and is where QualiTest has the opportunity to really put you through your paces, as well as ensuring you have a great time and leave with a very positive candidate experience.
Start Date: Beginning of April 2017
Joining our business
Our training academy is outstanding. It allows you to join QualiTest with little or no testing experience and once you complete our academy you will be ready to start your career as an IT Test Consultant. Our training is relevant not only to the testing industry but also to what’s happening out in the real world. It is interactive giving you exposure to tools, software and methodologies used across the globe. Testing is becoming more technical but don't worry you will be supported throughout the training academy whilst you make the transition into a modern testing professional.
The package we offer includes a generous salary, 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare and an online benefit ‘perks’ scheme, which allows you to design your own benefits and a much more.
We also offer lots of regular post-work events whether it be knowledge sharing, team building at peer gatherings or social events.
You can find out more about us at: www.qualitest.com
Job Description: Junior Test Consultant
As a Junior Test Consultant you will be expected to support other team members in the production of the test specification including test scripts and data, execute the tests, take test evidence and record results. As part of preparation and execution, you must be able to communicate issues and observations to support teams and business and help manage them through to closure. You will understand and be capable of articulating testing principles.