Software Test Analyst

Solutions Recruitment
From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
01 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Test Analyst, Gateshead£25,000 - £35,000 depending on skills and experience
I am helping an innovative, successful software services provider who are looking for a Software Test Analyst to join a very industrious engineering team.
The successful applicant will have experience of working on commercial software projects. It is expected that the successful applicant would be able to work unsupervised, have meticulous attention to detail and communicate clearly and professionally.You should be comfortable with Agile development methodologies, preferably Scrum, demonstrate understanding of software engineering best practice and have a working knowledge of Application Lifecycle Management tools such as Team Foundation Server for work item tracking and version control. It would be beneficial if you had experience with Test Driven Development (TDD), Behaviour Driven Development (BDD) and Continuous Deployment.
Key responsibilities include:- Reviewing requirements and technical documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback- Estimating and planning testing activities- Designing and maintaining test scenarios based on acceptance criteria and software specifications- Executing test scenarios based on test scenarios and report results- Capturing clear and precise defects- Developing test tools and test data- Proactively communicating any risks or quality issues to the Team Leader
Applicants should have an understanding of Microsoft .NET and C#, of software engineering concepts, SQL experience, REST API testing.
Knowledge of the following is desirable but not essential:- ALM Test Automation tools, specifically Selenium Web Driver- Cucumber specifications- Specflow- iOS Test Automation- Android Test Automation
Salary £25,000 to £35,000 depending on skills and experience

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