Test Analyst

Purpose: Analyse and test software to ensure high product quality

Key responsibilities and results areas:

  • Monitor, analyse and test software products to maximise customer satisfaction
  • Identify, disseminate and track bugs to ensure resolution
  • Maintain test metrics
  • Stay up to date with software testing techniques
  • Implement suitable test processes and workflows


Key Attributes:

  • A burning passion for technology
  • An ability to think for yourself
  • An ability to work in a highly-communicative and driven team
  • Positive attitude
  • Attention to detail and methodical approach to work
  • Ability to identify gaps in requirements and processes taking responsibility for resolving issues where necessary
  • Excellent organisation with strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritise workload


Experience required for the job:

Essential:

  • Expertise in manual testing techniques within in an agile development environment
  • Implementing and communicating testing best practice
  • Experience with test planning, test preparation, specifications, data set up and test execution
  • Experience in testing across multiple operating systems and browsers
  • Experience across a number of testing disciplines e.g Mobile, Regression, Web, UAT
  • Experience with test management tools
  • ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing (or equivalent)

Desirable:

  • Containerisation, eg Docker
  • Software version control, eg Git
  • Experience in developing and maintaining automation tests


Technical skills required for the job: Essential:

  • Experience of using CI tools such as Jenkins
  • Experience of using MySQL or similar
  • Experience of testing REST APIs using tools such as Postman or equivalent

Desirable:

  • Testing frameworks such as Selenium
  • PHP
  • Understanding of programming for the web and web security

To apply,  please contact Alastair Christie on:

Mobile: +44 (0)7584 022600
Email: [email protected]