Mainframe Test Analyst

Uniting Ambition
£25k - 35k per year + Bonus, holidays, pension, life assurance, discou
01 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Mainframe Test Analyst
Permanent (£25k-£35k + holidays, pension, life assurance & annual bonus)

Market leading business with a rapidly expanding IT department, we are looking for a Mainframe Tester with manual and automation testing experience to plan and implement test strategies to ensure quality of code on the Mainframe (batch and on-line systems).

Mainframe Tester Responsibilities:
• Interpret functional specifications and requirements to produce test plans and strategies.
• Work with the development team in Agile and Waterfall environments – attend review meetings and develop test plans/cases.
• Perform integration, performance and stress testing of server and client applications.

Mainframe Tester Requirements (essential):
• Experience using Optim to maintain and manipulate test data (with VSAM & DB2 files).
• Understanding of MVS JCL, CICS & COBOL programming (able to read and understand code).

Mainframe Tester Requirements (desirable):
• IQTSB/ISEB accreditation.
• Experience with testing tools such as TFS (Team Foundation Server), Selenium, Microsoft Test Manager or similar…

To apply for the Mainframe Tester opportunity hit the apply button or get in touch for a confidential discussion!

Elliott Pointon
Uniting Ambition

Mainframe, Test, Tester, Analyst, COBOL, CICS, JCL, DB2, TFS, Team Foundation Server, Selenium, Microsoft Test Manager, MVS, VSAM, Optim,

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