Functional and cross-browser testing of recruiting software system

The customer – a leading provider of graduate recruitment and employer branding services – reached out to the a1qa team to verify the quality of the solution.
Acceptance testing
Compatibility testing
Functional testing


The customer is a leading provider of graduate recruitment and employer branding services. The client’s business goal was to develop a system to recruit candidates searching for job offers using social networks. The system was also required to provide employers with processed information about employees.

When the system was developed, the customer contacted a1qa to perform acceptance testing. The client was sure that the system was ready for release.

Services offered

UAT testing
Compatibility testing
Functional testing

Project scope

To ensure the overall quality of the solution the a1qa team performed functional and cross-browser testing.

However, a1qa specialist found 264 defects (50 Major and Critical ones) during the first iteration.

As the project was not complex, the number of defects exceeded customer’s expectations.

Challenges and solutions

The customer tested the system himself and believed that it was almost bug-free:

  • a1qa found a large number of defects during the first iteration. Thus, the customer understood that the system needed thorough testing.

The customer didn’t know what workflow he should follow:

  • The customer was offered to follow the processes established at a1qa. As a result, the work was efficient and transparent.

Technologies & tools

  • MySQL
  • MS Windows
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Java
  • Google Chrome
  • Opera


In numbers

months of the project duration
QA engineers on the project
Major and Critical defects found

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