Test Analyst

Spring Technology
£28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Test Analyst Test Analyst / UAT / SDLC / Agile / ISEB / Permanent / Birmingham City Centre / West Midlands Established client based in Birmingham City Centre are looking for a passionate Test Analyst to join their experienced IT team. This is a key role which provides support to work-stream leads during the development of new systems and changes to existing systems. Key responsibilities: Proactively liaise with Business Analyst's to provide robust resource and time requirements for testing to support business cases for technical development approval, and to assist in the scheduling of testing work. Responsibility for creating detailed testing technical documentation which meets the business requirements and that provides clear testing instructions to system and UAT testers. Responsibility for reviewing and analysing requirements and specifications for software development. Responsible for analysing and mapping risks for the business relating to the software development Accountable for ensuring that all developed solutions meet the business requirements and quality acceptance criteria, through thorough system testing and UAT whilst falling within the agreed budget and milestones. Responsibility for providing support to colleagues through all key stages the technical development life cycle. Develop, document and participate in all types of functional testing of new and changing IT systems. Supporting Business and Technical Analysts during the analysis stage to ensure processes are mapped and requirements recorded Proactively engage with business areas to ensure they are kept informed of testing progress and are fully involved with key decisions, risk discovery and mitigation. Translating business requirements into use cases and functional specifications and communicating these back to non-technical business audiences Work collaboratively with business users, third parties and other parts of IT throughout the systems implementation lifecycle. Essential skills required: Ability to complete testing activities within quality and time limits. Experience of developing and executing regression test cases to verify new code and defect fixes have not negatively impacted the tests that have already been completed. Broad experience of SDLC, preferably with Agile. Experience of system testing, system integration and UAT on a complex and highly integrated project. Ability to engage with internal and external stakeholders to feedback outcomes of testing, and build effective relationships to reach mutually beneficial solutions. Desirable skills: ISTQB/ISEB Testing Certification Experience of Microsoft Test Manager Experience of Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2013 Understanding of Microsoft development platform Experience of CRM and SharePoint This is a great opportunity to join an established organisation during an exciting period of change. The salary of offer for this position is £28,000-£33,000 plus an excellent benefits package and bonus scheme. Preliminary screening interviews will be taking place ASAP so apply now to be considered for the position. Ideally the suitable candidate will be immediately available to start a new role Test Analyst / UAT / SDLC / Agile / ISEB / Permanent / Birmingham City Centre / West Midlands Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66898298

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