Software Tester

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MEG is on a mission to drive a culture of quality improvement in healthcare. With UX at the core of everything we do, we are creating innovative technology solutions for frontline healthcare workers, primarily to improve quality standards and patient safety.

Already working with world-leading hospitals around the world, MEG is continuing its expansion to include both local and international markets. We are hiring new members to our team to help us on this journey.

The full-time role is to start immediately and on a remote working basis, providing flexibility and a work/life balance that suits you. We encourage our team members to take an active role in developing their own skills and give them plenty of autonomy and support to do so.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Job Description

We are looking for a  (full or part-time) friendly, technically savvy Software Tester.

As a software tester, you’ll be involved in the quality assurance stage of software development and deployment. You’ll conduct automated and manual tests to ensure the software created by developers is fit for purpose and any bugs or issues are removed within a product before it gets deployed to everyday users.

Primary Responsibilities

As a software tester, you’ll need to:

  • meet with system users / team to understand the scope of projects

  • work with software developers and support teams

  • monitor applications and software systems

  • carry out stress testing, performance testing, functional testing and scalability testing

  • write and execute test scripts

  • run manual and automated tests

  • test in different environments including web and mobile

  • write bug reports

  • assess code

  • provide quality assurance

  • provide objective feedback to software development project teams

Requirements

  • Relevant technical diploma or degree

  • At least 2 years of demonstrable experience in software environment

  • familiarity with the Git repository and basic commands

  • familiarity with the Docker software and/or ability to run tests on updated branches locally

  • strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to liaise with a variety of stakeholders

  • problem-solving skills

  • the ability to work under pressure

  • attention to detail

  • competent technical skills

  • the ability to work in a team and individually

  • organisational skills with the capability of working towards tight deadlines

  • a passion for working with technology.

  • Familiarity with SaaS solutions a plus

This is an opportunity to work with a dedicated group of people building products that are to be used to improve the lives of patients in hospitals around the world. We provide ongoing mentoring and autonomy to make this role a beneficial learning experience with the potential for an ongoing place in the company.

For more information or to apply for this role, please email info@megit.com attach a cover letter/CV and state ‘Software Tester’ in the subject line.