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Software Tester

Posted: 16 Apr 2021 Closes: 16 Jun 2021
London Competitive
Permanent & Full-time itv/200001PH

Software tester 

Content & Supply Distribution



Closing date: Friday the 23rd of April


Why you should join us…


We connect with millions of people every day, make content they can't get enough of and reflect and shape the world we live in… and we do all this through the power of creativity.

We will be a digitally led entertainment and media company that creates and brings brilliant content to audiences, wherever, whenever and however they choose.


ITV are looking for a talented Software Tester (with automation skills) to join our Core Ad Tech and Operations, based in our London office.


This role entails…


The successful candidate will join  the Core Ad Tech Team, responsible for developing and maintaining products to support the selling and transmitting adverts on ITV’s broadcast channels.

The focus is on driving business transformation and enabling innovation and business agility for the future of advertising at ITV.  

The Test Engineer will work across the full end to end test cycle and work closely with the different teams)


Some Key Responsibilities:


Planning and preparation for testing of software applications including planning and setup of Performance testing, special data, systems Integration testing.


Test scripts and execution:


Updating and creating new manual and automated test scripts if required

Running manual and automated test scripts

Running and/or working with Core Ad Tech and Operations Dev teams to execute Microsoft  Applications  performance test scripts

Updating and creating new performance test scripts 


Test status, defect management and reporting


Logging defects and managing triage with 3rd Party Suppliers or Dev Teams

Providing regular updates on testing progress and defect status


Translating product requirements and user stories into test cases with Business / Requirements Analysts,


Proactively managing and maintaining regression instructions/scripts within the team when not automated,

Accurate identification of defects identified during testing to development teams,

Ensuring high quality and accuracy is maintained throughout the product life cycle.


To be considered for this opportunity you will need to demonstrate the following skills:


  • Web based testing and relevant technologies
  • Agile practices and BDD/TDD methodologies
  • Must have experience in scripted AND exploratory testing,
  • Ability to analyse requirements and produce acceptance criteria
  • Must have experience and knowledge of Continuous Integration,
  • Desired  Knowledge in API testing 
  • Understanding of Microsoft technologies and testing .Net/VB6 applications
  • Must have proven expertise in the following technologies:
  • Chrome browser and developer tools
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, HTTP
  • Microsoft Team Foundation Server (or similar)
  • Test Complete
  • Test Execute
  • Jira


Closing Date: Friday the 23rd of April


Find out more about our benefits

We want to be the most flexible employer in Media. We offer Smart working - whatever your preference, we will support you to ensure we provide you the right environment/  work/ life balance

We reach millions of people everyday, that’s why having diverse talents and being an organisation where colleagues feel included is crucial to us. We have various networks who celebrate and support our colleagues. We try to embed an inclusive mindset in everything we do.  Find out more here 

Candidates who declared a disability and meet the minimum criteria will be invited to an interview - find out more here. We're happy to discuss any additional support you may need during our application process as part of our reasonable adjustments approach. So we encourage you to get in touch with us if you require additional support... our email is



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