Job Description

Priority Payment System-Information Technology

Software Tester is an entry-level position responsible for manual testing all the aspects of a software solution for usability and functionality.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform functional and regression testing of web based and mobile applications
  • Ensure that all defects are entered into the defect tracking system (JIRA)
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Occasional evening and weekend work to meet deadlines

Test Planning

  • Maintain test plans, scenarios, scripts, and procedures

 Software Testing

  • Execute manual functional testing based on analysis and understanding of the requirements and deployment environment
  • Regression test to insure release quality
  • Provide functional testing to insure features are complete and function as expected

Product Releases

  • Provide support during software installation or configuration

Soft Skills

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Clear communicator (written and verbal) – to ensure ability to write test plans and to communicate bugs to developers and other stakeholders
  • Be comfortable and adaptive working in a timeline-heavy environment
  • Ability to focus on deadlines and deliverables – ensures the ability to find the bad defects and bugs quickly
  • Professional demeanor with the ability to multi task
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Desire to build knowledge and skills
  • Assist in building a culture of learning and continuous improvement for the team
  • Self motivated and work with minimal supervision


Education and Experience

  • College desired but minimum high school diploma