Test Analyst - UNIX, Oracle, Java

Experis IT
£35k - £45000.00 pa + Benefits
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Test Analyst - UNIX, Oracle, Java

We have an opportunity for a Test Analyst to join Experis on a permanent basis. You will be working as part of our Employed Consultant team, on a major public sector account. This is a chance to be part of an award winning organisation whose key priority is investing in its people.


  • To understand the main customer drivers for change at each release and the live priorities for the release.
  • To understand the drivers and interfaces under test
  • Participate/lead test workshops as appropriate
  • Demonstrate identification and mitigation of Risk Based Testing(RBT)
  • Technical input into project Test Strategies/Plan
  • Undertake static testing of project artefacts
  • Perform technical test reviews of Test artefacts
  • Provide guidance on appropriate test techniques applicable to that project
  • Creation of Test Design/Script
  • Automation scripting identified where applicable
  • Create/validate test data and manage test data within test environments
  • Execution of manual/automated tests
  • Assuring actual results against expected results
  • Raise, track and manage defects including contribution to the Problem Review Forums (PRF).
  • Recording Test Evidence.

Essential skills, abilities and behaviours

  • Experienced in the use of Unix command language
  • Experience in Windows, Oracle, Java, JSON, XML,XSL, TOAD, Maestro, Maestro, Webmethods, Weblogic,Hive, HDFS
  • A good knowledge of SQL
  • SC Cleared
  • An ability to quickly read and understand relevant sections of test basis document.
  • Must be driven to achieve demanding targets, and be prepared to work out of hours on occasion to meet the project deadlines.
  • ISEB/ISTQB Software Testing Foundation Certified or equivalent
  • Time/Work management
  • Escalate progress/issues/concerns to the Domain lead/Test Manager in a timely manner so that mitigation could be put in place to achieve the project deadlines.
  • Experience in Risk Based Testing


  • UNIX
  • Windows
  • Oracle
  • SQL
  • Java
  • XML
  • WebLogic

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