Software Test Analyst

Redrock Consulting Limited
£28k - £34k pa
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
***Manual Testers***

You will be writing manual test scenarios and test cases against requirements performing System and Acceptance testing and recording and retesting defects found, to ensure a high standard of service and quality is received by the end users. This role will require the individual to display initiative, attention to detail, a methodical mind-set, and the ability to multi-task and work as part of a team, reporting to the Test Manager.

Duties include:
Responsible for Testing all systems:
Review requirements and design documentation
Design, write, and update the manual test cases or test scenarios matrices
Prepare and create the necessary test data
Perform manual testing including but not limited to: System testing, Acceptance testing, Confirmation testing, and Regression testing
Perform post deployment testing
Report and track defects found during testing
Report on testing activities to the Test Manager
Liaise with the Business Analysts, Developers and Business Users to gather any information required to perform the testing tasks
Participate in development meetings including but not limited to: sprint planning meetings, daily (Scrum) update meetings, estimation meetings, and Test Team meetings
Any other work required applicable to a software testing role

Requirements for the role:

Good working knowledge of SQL
ISTQB Foundation Cert
A full understanding of the fundamental test process
Experience of designing and writing manual test cases/scenarios based on requirements
Experience of manual System (functional) and Acceptance testing
Experience of writing up defect reports
Able to liaise with Business Analysts, Developers and Business Users to gather information required when writing and executing test cases/scenarios

Desirable skills/experience for the role:

Experience of working in an Agile (Scrum) development environment
ISTQB Certified Agile Tester qualification
Able to work with minimal requirements documentation
Able to design/write test cases or scenarios that can be adapted quickly to changing requirements
Experience with using Team Foundation Server (TFS), or JIRA to log defects
Experience with using Microsoft Test Manager, or JIRA with Zephyr to write, record and run test cases/scenarios
Experience with System and/or Acceptance testing financial or Direct Debit processes/systems

Is this you?

call: *************
email: ************

Thank you,

Matt Tovey
Senior Recruiter - RedRock Consulting
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