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Quality Analyst

Salary:
29,193 P.A. ?
Location:
Edinburgh
Company:
Covetrus

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WHO ARE WE?

Our company offers unparalleled excellence in veterinary practice management software solutions.

Covetrus is a global animal-health technology and services company dedicated to empowering veterinary practice partners to drive new health and financial outcomes. We’re bringing together products, services, and technology into a single platform that connects our customers to the solutions and insights they need to work best. Our passion for the well-being of animals and those who care for them drives us to advance the world of veterinary medicine.

We provide some of the longest-standing veterinary software systems in the world, including AVImark®, eVetPractice®, ImproMed®, and ImproMed® Equine in North America; RoboVet® and RxWorks® in Europe, the Middle East and Africa; and VisionVPM® and RxWorks® in Australia and New Zealand.

We also offer solutions that integrate with our software platforms, including Rapport® and Vetstreet® marketing and communication services, reminder postcards, data backup services, hardware sales and support, and credit card processing.


GENERAL SUMMARY

We are looking for an agile tester who focusses on preventing, rather than finding, defects by providing the testing mindset to our SCRUM team. You will have strong communication skills and be able to collaborate well with both technical and business stakeholders. You will be customer focussed and drive development to produce the desired business outcomes. You’ll always strive to understand the ‘spirit of the story’ and keep the big picture in mind when testing. We are not just looking for someone to write and execute test plans, our agile tester must be someone who can sharpen the team, provide faster feedback and crank up the speed on delivering software to our customers.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with the product team and stakeholders to define testable user stories and detailed acceptance criteria.
  • Collaborate within the team fostering a continuous testing approach.
  • Plan and execute sprint and feature pack testing.
  • Accurately evaluates and reports test results, test progress, and product quality
  • Respond to change quickly, including changing, adding, or improving test cases
  • Plan and organize own work
  • Responsible for collating metrics that monitor quality and presenting these to the team.
  • Oversee acceptance testing and provide sign off when a release is ready to go GA

In addition to the essential duties and responsibilities listed above, all positions are also responsible for:

  • Meeting company standards pertaining to quantity and quality of work performed on an ongoing basis, performing all work-related tasks in a manner that is in compliance with all Company policies and procedures
  • Adhering to Company policies, procedures, and directives regarding standards of workplace behaviour in completing job duties and assignments.


Physical Activities:

You may be expected to attend customer sites to assist with development requirements. Expenses etc. for any visits etc. will be covered.

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

Experience:

A minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a professional software house or development department within a corporate company or proven skills and experience.

Education:

BS Degree level.

Specialised Knowledge and Skills:

Experience with SQL Server for extracting and manipulating data

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Being self-motivated and proactive

Critical thinker: Able to decompose the abstract into detail

Proven attention to detail and accuracy essential

Being logical and objective

Embraces change and is flexible in approach

Being able to work under pressure

Proven ability in problem solving, prioritising and interpersonal relationship building

Desirable:

Experience of Microsoft Office suite, including Teams, Word, Excel and Azure DevOps

Experience working in a geographically dispersed team

Knowledge of the veterinary market would be helpful.

Benefits

In return we offer a competitive salary together with a flexible benefits package.

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