Senior Test Analyst

Robert Walters Plc
£400.00 - £450.00 p day
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This global financial organisation are looking for a Senior Test Architect.

A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Senior Test Analyst.


o You will have impact on the overall success within the lifecycle of software delivery by contributing to the module based Functional and Non Functional Component & System Testing, of application development by the Core Banking Applications (eBOX/BRAINS) division for our customers
o You will be part of a team working closely with other IT development functions utilising the specialised tools to fully test and document results.
o You will work as part of project teams to create test plans for application enhancements and fixes, developing the test specifications based on the system and component level design documents provided.
o Under minimum supervision execute tests to ensure that system meets the design specifications.
o Using your technical skills, investigate any failures in the system as they occur to
o Perform all functional and technical test execution activities
o Produce test results containing information at the application and system level and upload these to Quality Centre, documenting defects and tracking to closure, that includes delivery of a test closure report.
o Document knowledge on best practices on using specific test tools or while working on specific technologies.
o Assist the Test Lead/Test Manager in managing day-to-day testing activities, such as test monitoring and status reporting at the end of the testing day.

Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:
o Proven experience of application testing at a component (or similar) level.
o Ability to create SQL Queries (intermediate level). Ability to create SQL Queries (intermediate level).
o Experience with tools and Utilities such as Quality Centre and QTP.
o Experience with different operating systems (Windows, Windows Server, UNIX, Linux).
o Knowledge of international payment systems e.g. SWIFT and Experience with UNIX, JAVA.
o Experience of non-functional application testing along with test automation and testing within a continuous integration delivery environment.
Knowledge of Environment management / Code Branching strategies

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