Senior Software Tester Sample Job Description

Differences Between Black Box Testing and White Box Testing
Software Tester Sample Job Description

Note: Job Descriptions might vary significantly from projects to projects or companies to companies. And, mostly, one is required to do much more than what is stated in the Job Description.

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Designation

  • Senior Software Tester

Department

  • Quality Control

Line Manager

  • Software Test Manager

Job Aim

  • To supervise Software Testers and perform tests to ensure quality

Responsibilities

  • Supervision of Software Testers
  • Review of software requirements
  • Preparation/review of test plans
  • Preparation/review of test cases
  • Execution of tests
  • Reporting of defects
  • Preparation of test reports

Essential Skills

  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Organized
  • Detailed
  • Skeptical
  • Advanced knowledge of computers
  • Teamwork

Desired Skills

  • Programming knowledge [This depends on whether a Black Box or a White Box testing methodology is used.]
  • Leadership

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Differences Between Black Box Testing and White Box Testing
Software Tester Sample Job Description