IT Tester / IT Testing Analyst / Test Analyst

DGH Recruitment Ltd
£40k - £48k pa
03 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Tester / IT Testing Analyst / Test Analyst

My client are looking to recruit a IT Tester / IT Testing Analyst / Test Analyst to join their team on a 6 month fixed term contract.

General description of the job

Responsible for part of the testing activities as allocated by the Competency Lead. To work as a workstream owner as appropriate within a Project, reporting to the Project Manager helping to deliver projects by providing expert test expertise on behalf of IT and the business.

Main duties of the job

*Identify appropriate testing methods for the project, engage with business and IT workstreams to ensure the most effective strategy.
*Identify and create test scripts and test data based on the business specification. Create, with support from the Lead Tester, fully documented test scripts (manual as well as automated) using Visual Studio 2013. Maintain and create additional test data as required.
*Execute test scripts (manual and automated) using a variety of application suites including but not limited to: Visual Studio 2010/2012/2013 and Coded UI Test Complete.
*Raise all defects with project team and agree a resolution timescale. Monitor completion of the resolution activities and regression testing for resolved defects and new code releases.
*Provide regular progress reports and project timetable updates to the Lead Tester.
*Support other testers, including business testers in their activities.
*Prepare, execute and report on the test reports for agreed test scripts.
*Support the development and evolution of the Test function and other ad hoc duties and project work as required.

Essential Experience and Skills

*Experience of running manual test scripts as well as some experience with using test automation tools (such as Visual Studio 2010/Test Complete)
*ISEB Testing Foundation
*Basic understanding of C#
*Understanding of SQL
*Good IT skills including experience of Office and Office applications
*Some experience of Test Management Suites such as Quality Centre, Microsoft Team Foundation Server and JIRA
*Ability to work with internal and external stakeholders
*Strong planning and organisational skills
*Able to work flexibly on their own and as a team member
*Exposure to Test Management Suites (Test Complete, Visual Studio 2008/10)
*Logical Approach and attention to detail
*Experience of testing SharePoint applications, web applications and windows applications.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right person to join a challenging and exciting role. Please apply ASAP for further information and an informal conversation.

If you would like to be kept in touch then please feel free to connect with me on LinkedIn **************************************** where I regularly post details of new vacancies.

IT Tester / IT Testing Analyst / Test Analyst

In accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003, this position is advertised based upon DGH Recruitment Limited having first sought approval of its client to find candidates for this position.

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