Test Analyst

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Athena Recruitment Ltd
£30000 - £35000/annum
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Test Analyst(s) are required to participate in the creation of Test Cases/Scripts and the associated Test Data Requirements then the Test Execution and the reporting of defects and managing the defect lifecycle and reporting status and issues to management in a timely manner to ensure that the deadlines for deliverables are met.

Key responsibilities include:
• Test systems using recognised test methodologies including Waterfall/V Model and RAD approach to software development
• Create test conditions, cases, scripts and supporting data
• Interpret, execute and record test cases
• Analyse and report test activities and results
• Identify and report any issues and risks
• Complete test tasks and escalate issues/risks as appropriate
• Liaising with stakeholders to conduct analysis required for planning, evaluating testing
• Design of tests to verify system function as defined by product specifications/descriptions
• Assist with the test environment and data set up activities
• Provide input into the design of user acceptance criteria and documentation
• Execution of tests using mainly scripted manual techniques
• Provide feedback on suitability of software for release
• Working to core project management methodologies with considerable manual testing, defect management and test metrics reporting

Knowledge and Skills:
• ISEB/ISTQB Certified Test Consultant
• Proven background working as a Test Analyst
• Proven background in test activities on defined work packages, including test planning, preparation, execution and test defect management
• Full testing life cycle experience with solid skills in performing systems integration, UAT, SIT, Data Migration and regression testing
• Experience of testing both Web/Browser based applications and Back Office systems
• Ability to work in a high-pressured, dynamic environment
• Proven experience in Software Testing/Quality Assurance using testing management tools
• Broad experience testing to ISTQB standards and risk based testing
• Enthusiastic/self-motivated
• Strong team player
• Excellent communication skills
• Positive approach
• Accurate and thorough

Technical Skills:
Experience with Oracle SQL, Oracle PL/SQL, SQL Developer, Excel