Test Analyst

Solutions Recruitment
Newcastle Upon Tyne
From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Test Analyst, Newcastle upon TyneSalary up to £35,000
Our client is a forward thinking and innovative technology company - an industry leader in providing technology solutions and strategy. They are now looking to recruit a talented and experienced Software Tester to contribute to the on-going success of their organisation. As a key member of the Technology department, the successful candidate will be working with the software testing team and ensuring the quality and reliability of the platform. You will be familiar with formal, structured software testing in an agile environment.
Criteria: - ISEB / ISTQB certified- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.- Strong experience of manual software testing in a web based application environment.- Evidence of creating and documenting test strategies, test plans, test cases, test cycles and test data.- Experience of understanding testing processes within unit, assembly/integration, system, load and user acceptance- Experience of introducing process to improve the effectiveness of software testing.- Understanding of automation testing and integration within the testing lifecycle.- An ability to review tools and technologies to assist the testing process and to provide recommendations based on tangible and commercial benefits to the business for their adoption.- Working knowledge of testing tools specifically relating to web and batch based applications.- Experience of producing and maintaining regression testing plans.- Experience of planning testing cycles including the use of temporary testing resource prior to software deployments.- A professional approach to all aspects of your work.- A positive and pro-active approach in dealing with the raising and tracking of software bugs.- End to end understanding of the Software Development lifecycle particularly in relation to agile methodologies.- Ability to work closely with a software development team.- Motivation to introduce improvements to systems and processes.- Drive and ambition to succeed.
This role would suit an ambitious candidate with experience gained from working in a high growth technology driven environment.
Salary up to £35,000

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