Website and Collection Online Lead Tester

£29,227 yearly
  • The British Museum
  • London, UK
  • Jun 13, 2019
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The British Museum is currently in the process of rebuilding its Website and associated Collection Online (COL) platform. This will open up the collection to new audiences in exciting and innovative ways, as well as meeting visitor needs and information. The Website and Collection Online Lead Tester role will work with the website and COL programme team and developers to draw up and execute testing plans across the whole development, to ensure the quality of the final products.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Ensure the quality of the final website and COL solution meets the needs of the British Museum and its user base
  • Work with the different suppliers, as well as the programme management team to devise, create and delivery testing plans which fit with the wider programme plans
  • Data migration and search results for Collection DataCarrying out testing. This includes but is not limited to the following:
    • Functional testing of the website CMS (Drupal 8) configuration to ensure user stories and the functional spec are met
    • Testing the integrations with third party applications
    • Regression testing as each release is made

Person specification:

With a degree or equivalent, you will have demonstrable experience in creating and delivering test plans for website developments, including complex data sets, managing testers and plans. You will have experience in writing and executing test scripts and ensuring user stories/acceptance criteria are met. Also required is experience in performance and security testing, either directly or managing third parties. You will have solid knowledge of digital platforms and CMS and knowledge of product and project management tools. (e.g. Gantt charts, Slack, Trello)