Senior Test Analyst

Blue Pelican Group Limited
£32k - £40k pa + attractive benefits
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Senior Test Analyst - Surrey - Salary up to £40,000 pa DoE plus attractive benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to further your career as a Software Tester, with a large global corporation at their office based in Surrey. The company offerings are extremely varied, with this role sitting within the Administration and Technology business area.

As the Senior Test Analyst, you will carry out testing processes, working with the Test Lead to ensure that efficient testing is delivered to the agreed quality standards and budget. You will aid in building and executing new Test initiatives using both manual and automated techniques.

You will need to know

- Front End, Middle Tier and Database test automation
- QuickTest Pro, Selenium
- Languages, such as Python and Java
- How to manage scripting and execution of tests
- SoapUI and Groovy Scripting

The Senior Test Analyst will

- Provide input into defining the appropriate test approach working in collaboration with the Test Lead to ensure effective Test preparation and execution is produced, which mitigates business risk
- Creation of the Test Analysis deliverables throughout the whole project lifecycle applying best practice testing principles to ensure cost effective testing whilst balancing business risk
- Determine the adequate level of Test Coverage in collaboration with the Business Analysts
- Perform Test Execution, involving leading resources where required, as agreed in the Test Plan, raising defects through the relevant defect management tool
- Provide effective communication to Test Lead and Stakeholders to support the smooth delivery of testing
- Input into the wider Test Process Improvement function
- Drive the implementation of Test Automation into the Project Delivery Teams

You will need to have

- ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst certification or equivalent experience
- Experience of a number of industry recognized test analysis techniques, using ISEB/ISQTB and IEEE 29119 standards and practices
- Experience in Front End, Middle Tier and Database test automation
- Experience in using a test tool to manage scripting and execution of tests such as QTest, HPALM
- Experience in use of defect management tool such as JIRA, HP ALM

If you are a Software Tester, Automation Tester, Test Analyst, Lead Tester Looking for the right next step in your career, or a Senior Tester seeking a corporate and supportive environment in which to develop and grow Please get in touch for immediate consideration on ************** or *********************

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