What we’ll be asking you to do…

You will be working as a manual tester taking a hands-on approach to ensure that the products meet the requirements and targets of the business. Your scope will cover the full suite of products and your responsibilities, outside of delivering test plans and test execution, will include;

  • Excellent communications skills with an attention to detail;
  • Partaking in functional and regression testing across a variety of products;
  • Documenting issues found;
  • Peer reviewing test scripts;
  • Analysing user stories and deriving test cases for execution and where necessary, challenge and seek further clarification;
  • Collaborate across teams and product areas by sharing knowledge, skills and experience

What we would like from you (please!) …

  • ISTQB Software Testing Foundation;
  • Experience of software testing with a range of techniques and tools;
  • Knowledge of Jira desirable;
  • Understanding of Agile principles;
  • Understanding of API and web testing;
  • Proactive approach towards problem solving;
  • Strongly analytical and organised individual;
  • Eager to learn and progress

We are changing our planet…

Sero was founded to make a connection between homes and energy, and to use technology to make both these easier and smarter together. We do this to save our customers money and to save them time, but we also do it to save our planet.

To tackle the Climate Emergency, we provide clever energy services that automatically reduces the carbon footprint of the homes we run. We are striving to become a thought leader in the world of energy technology savings and collaborate with home builders and landlords to help them understand what to do with their buildings to achieve zero carbon.

Learn more about our culture and our people and see how you can make the change to our team and the Sero way. This Fully Charged video will also give you an insight into what we do and  how we do it. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch.

A snapshot of the Sero everyday…

Diversity: We actively look to reflect the variety of our world and welcome the widest diversity of applicants – it’s only your talent and experience that matters.

Permanent: We’re a growing SME and see this role as a permanent member of our growing team. We’ve got lots of plans up our sleeves for exciting new things!

Working Hours: We’re looking for 37.5 hours a week for this role – what would generally be called Full Time. How that breaks into days or a working pattern is up to you.

Working Times: Our policy allows working anywhere at anytime, ultimate flexibility. We’d like at least some of your working hours to be coordinated with other internal and external team members to ensure we’re being efficient and communicating effectively. We think work should fit your lifestyle, so you can work when you can be most efficient!

Location: We’d like to see you in our Cardiff city centre offices often enough for you to be able to do the job effectively, integrate our ethos and work with the team. But otherwise, we’re focused on you doing the work, not where you choose to do it. We’re fully set up for virtual working!

Salary: We’ll be competitive (of course).  We’re budgeting up to £28,000 – £30,000 per annum for this role. This also depends on what we agree between is your preferred weekly total hours.

Perks: You’re helping save the planet!

Also, 6% pension contribution from us; healthcare with family & dental options; electric vehicle scheme; equity scheme; cycle to work scheme; training & development support of course; office fruit bowl & refreshments!

Could you ‘be the change’? 

At Sero everyone is equal. Everyone has a ‘seat at the table’ are free to contribute and join the conversation. This allows for us to develop and foster some of the most incredible ideas which not only enhance our work, but ensures we are continuously striving to improve on everything we deliver. As a team we all roll up our sleeves and pitch in, balancing hard work with having fun while we are at it.

You’ll need to be self-motivated, trustworthy and able to manage your own delivery to hit milestones.

You’ll be flying the flag for us to partners, so being personable and a good communicator will be important.

We pride ourselves on our forward-thinking approach to energy within homes, with a goal of saving money and saving time. This approach is reflected in our culture; we foster a relaxed, friendly, and professional environment. With common goals and endless enthusiasm, the Sero Team are striving to make changes to save our planet, together.

Interested? Ready to make a change?

Are you ready to ‘be the change?’ If you think we’re a match, please get in touch.

We’d like a C.V.,  please send it along with a covering note too that tells us why you’d be a perfect fit for Sero. Your note can be a letter, email or video snippet, go crazy, use your imagination, give us a little bit of your character…