Avaloq Test Analyst

Recruiter
Robert Walters Plc
Location
Glasgow
Salary
£30k - £45k pa + 10% Bonus
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Global Financial Services organisation currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Test Analyst to join their established but growing Test Function. This is a permanent position, based in Glasgow. As an experienced Test Analyst you will; Drive the test preparation, execution, reporting and regression maintenance for a project delivery or module, and be proficient in understanding requirements and transforming them into test scenarios on the platform as well as coverage of related/impacted interfaces, and subsequently in planning and executing the tests accordingly. Your Role - Planning, preparation, execution and daily reporting of the project/module assigned - Self-sufficient in allocation and prioritization of the workload throughout the testing cycle(s) including of time planning of fix deliveries and re-test - Understand business requirements and transition into test sets - Interpretation and execution of test cases and scripts using agreed methods and standards - Timely escalation of issues to allow for remediation within the testing cycle(s) - Provide high level effort estimations for new projects & initiatives to allow appropriate planning - Presentation of test results and adequate reporting at required frequencies - Maintenance of the regression test pack for the project/module assigned - Attendance to scrum calls and appropriate representation of testing in project meetings - Provide recommendations to development and application support teams upon completion of testing when applicable - Early identification of test environments and required interfaces based on analysis of the test case requirements - Provide risk based recommendations on testing approach when projects are limited on time Essential Skills - Working knowledge of Avaloq, in depth experience of testing procedures on Avaloq and batch processing - Hands-on experience with HP Mercury testing tools like quality centre, QTP or equivalent, ticketing systems like Jira/ Agile Central - Proficient skills with oracle databases, SQL server, Unix and tools to run and create DB queries like TOAD or equivalent. Desirable Skills - Interest in automation of test cases as an addition to manual execution **Should the above be of interest, please apply immediately to receive a more detailed job specification**
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