Junior Test Analyst

Pearson Whiffin IT
£20000 - £24000/annum Bonus, Healthcare, 8% Pension
11 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Junior Test Analyst - Chatham, Kent - Up to £24,000 plus bonus, Bupa health, 8% pension plus more

I have a very rare opportunity for a junior level Test Analyst to join a large and very successful company who are expanding their test team for the third time this year. You will be part of a manual test team of 12 which is made up of junior/mid/senior and management level testers.

You will need at least 12 months experience in a Test Analyst role to be considered due to the nature of the work you will be required to carry out.

Daily duties

* Support and contribute to the documentation and maintenance of test strategies
* Develop a good working knowledge to support each system and project
* Create test scenarios, test cases and test scripts which are fit for purpose for each project
* Ensure all test scenarios, test cases and test scripts are peer reviewed for quality
* Ensure all test results are recorded
* Attend department, project and business meetings to provide updates and feedback on each project
* Work with more senior members of the team to expand your knowledge and experience

Skills required

* 12 months+ experience in a test analyst role is essential
* You will need excellent verbal communication skills
* Knowledge of the full software development life cycle
* Understanding of structured test methods and processes covering manual testing
* Any recent (within 6 months) finance industry experience within testing would be desirable
* ISEB/ISTQB certified within testing or a recent IT degree
* Able to pass a financial background check and a criminal background check

Working hours - Mon to Fri - 9am to 5pm - Bank holidays off

Benefits - Extremely friendly environment, very social teams, modern offices, progression available, yearly salary reviews, training, up to 5% bonus, 22 days leave plus bank holidays, pension up to 8%, Bupa health, life cover, season ticket loan, childcare vouchers, free eye tests, increased holiday after 2 years service and perkbox discounts