Senior Test Analyst (SC Cleared)

£50k - £60k pa
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Test Analyst (SC Cleared) Type: Permanent Location: Derby Salary: Up to £60K Start: ASAP Description: Hunter Macdonald are currently looking for an experienced Senior Test Analyst on a permanent basis. The role will push forward development activities and help deliver optimum solutions to our clients. Based in Derby, this is a great opportunity to join one of the most exciting, innovative, prestigious and forward thinking technology enabled organisations in the UK. Key Responsibilities - Identify and interpret customer requirements, risks, and issues, giving a range of evaluated options and solutions for testing of systems and services. - Provide a structured approach to diagnosing, assimilating and critically interpreting project objectives, risks and issues. - Investigate, diagnose and resolve defects/problems from internal/external stakeholders to a satisfactory conclusion. - Analyse and design testing processes to ensure that it continues to meet the needs of users. - Undertake day to day management of the project test team allocating work packages to Test analysts. - IT related degree (or equivalent) or experience in a technical support and service management. Essential experience, knowledge and background required - Integration Testing experience of 5+ years with focus and understanding on XML messaging - Basic SQL knowledge, (ideally 2+ years of experience) to be able to search tables and check link records - Understand relational databases and able to write SQL queries - Functional Testing experience of 2+ years - Ability to triage defects and communicate issues clearly and effectively - Self-starter, must have own initiative to explore, triage and suggest solutions - Languages - English, like to have - Vietnamese - Candidate must be currently or willing and eligible to achieve SC Clearance Beneficial experience, knowledge and background - Experience writing test scenarios and scripts - Experience using SOAP UI - preferred but can be trained - Experienced using Jira - preferred but can be trained Hunter Macdonald is one of the fastest growing technology companies in the UK, recognised for disrupting the marketplace and helping to transform the IT sector. We deliver IT Transformation and Delivery services to some of the most well-known organisations in the world and can count 18% of the FTSE 100 as clients, delivering services across a number of different sectors. Hunter Macdonald have ambitious growth plans for the next few years and will continue to win and deliver multi-million pound projects, offering a fantastic opportunity for all permanent members of staff to grow with us and carve out a challenging, successful and rewarding career. If you are interested in being a part of our continued success please let us know. if you are not successful in this opportunity we will keep your CV on our database for review against future opportunities'.
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