QA Tester

QA Tester – Brighton based – Jan 2020


Race Nation is an exciting online event registration and fundraising platform. Our software is powering hundreds of events across the UK and raising hundreds of thousands for charities. Our clients range from city half marathons with thousands of competitors to intimate groups climbing the world’s highest peaks.

We’re looking for a Tester to join our team based in Brighton.

In this role, the applicant is responsible for user acceptance testing in the Online and Mobile Entry system. This includes end to end accountability to test the quality of the digital user experience through visual inspection against established UX guidelines and copy validation. The applicant will need to create test cases, execute test scripts and participate in defect remediation. Candidates should have strong relationship building skills, the ability to work independently and in a team environment. Finally, the applicant needs to be viewed as a reliable partner to the product team in assessing and addressing business needs.


Required Skills:


  • Strong digital and mobile experience
  • Must be a quick learner
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to pay attention to detail
  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to multi-task while effectively managing time and meeting critical deadlines
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong customer focus with the ability to advocate for the customer experience
  • Solid written and oral communication skills


The Ideal Candidate:


  • Working in an Agile environment
  • Background in User Acceptance Testing or strong attention to detail
  • Broad exposure to various operating/browser configurations
  • Mobile testing experience
  • Testing accessibility digital experiences


A love of sports and healthy active living is a plus, as is a a keen interest in technology and the charity sector. At RaceNation, we work in a friendly, fast-paced, and innovative environment; we are ambitious and enthusiastic and are looking for like-minded people to join our team.


Salary: A competitive salary will be offered depending on experience.


Closing date: 29th February 2020


To apply for this role please email: in the first instance with a copy of your CV and covering letter with the subject “QA Tester Application”.